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PO Box 446 Williamstown SA 5351
What is an ACAT assessment?
ACAT stands for Aged Care Assessment Team. To determine the type of care you are eligible for, be it Home Care or Residential Aged Care, you will need to be assessed by an Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT)
How do I organise an ACAT assessment?
To find an ACAT (Aged Care Assessment Team) you can contact one directly via the My Aged Care website at www.myagedcare.gov.au
Alternatively, your doctor or health centre can provide a referral to the ACAT nearest you.
How do I apply for Aged Care Accommodation at Wirraminna Care?
Starting the application process is as simple as completing an application form. You can download an application form for Residential Aged Care here
Once complete, return the form to our administration team at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 446 Williamstown SA 5351
If the application form is signed by a Power of Attorney, you will also need to provide the Power of Attorney authorising document. If you need any assistance throughout the process, you can contact our admin team.
How do I apply for an Independent Living Unit at Wirraminna Care?
First, you will need to complete an application form. You can download an application form for an LTO or Rental unit here
Once complete, return the form to our administration team at email@example.com or PO Box 446 Williamstown SA 5351. If you need any assistance throughout the process, you can contact our admin team
How do I arrange a Home Care Package?
To obtain a Home Care Package, consumers must first check for eligibility by getting an Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT) assessment. At this meeting, you will be assessed for the level of assistance you require to remain independent. You can access more information by calling My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 or through the My Aged Care website www.myagedcare.gov.au
If you are planning on self-funding your Home Care, there is no need to apply for the ACAT assessment. You can simply contact Wirraminna Care direct