More information about government home care packages and aged care reform is available from myagedcare.gov.au.
To book an assessment with the Aged Care Assessment Team or to speak with someone at My Aged Care call 1800 200 422 between 8 am-8 pm weekdays and 10 am-2 pm on Saturdays.
Home Care Today is a national website that aims to support both consumers and home care providers to work together to implement consumer directed care in home care packages.
The following phone numbers may also be useful.
Seniors Rights Service
Aged Care Complaints Commissioner
Phone: 1800 550 552
Phone: 1300 362 072
NSW Ombudsman Community Services Division
Phone: (02) 9286 1000
Domestic Violence Hotline
Phone: 1800 656 463
Phone: 1300 888 529
Legal Aid—Veterans Advocacy Service
Phone: (02) 9219 5148
Mental Health Advocacy Service
Phone: (02) 9745 4277
Inner West Tenants Advice and Advocacy Service
Marrickville Legal Centre—Youth Legal Service
Phone: (02) 9559 2899