Aged Care Assessment Team - Community Aged Care Services

The Aged Care Assessment Team assists frail, older people and their carers identify what kind of care will best meet their needs.

Our services

Australian Government Funded Aged Care Assessment Teams conduct comprehensive assessments for people needing Home Care Packages and/or Residential care (both permanent and/or respite).

Eligibility criteria

  • Our target population is frail older persons (50 years if Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander). Persons outside this target group may also be eligible for services - please contact us to clarify.
  • Assessment location must be within the ACT.
  • All persons should be medically stable.
  • As a minimum requirement, the person would require a level of care that is not available from any other community or aged care service. 

Aged Care Referrals

Referral to this service is through contact with My Aged Care on 1800 200 422