Nursing homes and retirement villages
Recommended resources for:
- types of aged care accommodation
- residential agreements
- residents’ rights
- where to get advice or support.
Aged care homes
Information about the different types of aged care accommodation available. It explains which services are offered in each type of care.
Retirement villages – guide to choosing and living in a retirement village
A guide to help decide if retirement village living is right for you. It covers what to look for in a village and explains residents’ rights.
Information about retirement village contracts, including important things to consider and questions you should ask before you sign such a contract.
A guide explaining the government funding provided to help improve the lives of older people. It also covers the rights of older people in residential care.
Caring for someone
Useful information and support for carers, covering carer payments, respite, legal support and how to care for someone at the end of their life.
Want to speak with someone about nursing homes or retirement villages?
Elder Rights Advocacy: (03) 9602 3066; 1800 700 600