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There are a number of government-funded aged care support services on offer to help you improve your quality of life. While that’s wonderful, it can also be a little overwhelming.
Anglicare is here to help you understand your options, so you can have confidence that you are choosing the right support for you.
The Short-Term Restorative Care Programme might be for you if you’re having difficulty with everyday tasks like dressing, shopping, cooking, driving or showering. The goal of Short-Term Restorative Care is to help you overcome these difficulties and maintain your independence, so you can delay the need for long-term care.
If you are eligible, you can receive up to eight weeks of care, two times in a 12-month period and choose from a range of services. The hours of care you receive per week will vary based on your care needs and the services you are approved for.
If you live in North and West Sydney, you may be able to use Anglicare as your Short-Term Restorative Care provider. You are eligible for Short-Term Restorative Care if you are at risk of losing your independence or if you are able to improve your independence with the extra help you will receive through this funding.
You are not eligible for Short-Term Restorative Care if you:
To apply for Short-Term Restorative Care, an Aged Care Assessment Team needs to assess you. You can book your assessment for government funding by contacting My Aged Care. If you need some guidance on the assessment process or you have any other questions, Anglicare is here to help. Just get in touch!