Help with navigating Aged Care services


Seniors Celebrations in the Armidale Regional Council area for 2020 

Armidale Seniors’ Awards and Morning TeaScheduled for Monday, 23 March 2020 –has been postponed until September.  More information will be posted closer to the event.  Apologies for any inconvenience this might have caused.

September 2020

Seniors’ September 2020 - The 2020 Seniors Working Group will continue to plan for a September full of seniors’ activities to bring maximum enjoyment of each one to our region.  Again we will be offering a whole month of great things to do in September 2020.  Keep a look out for what’s happening during Seniors’ Month later this year.  If you have an idea for an activity or would like to include your group in an exhibition, please contact Natasha Little on 6772 7087 or Jane Davies on 6770 3838.  More program details will be released over the coming months. 


Are you over 65 years old and needing extra support to stay in your home?

 

Finding it difficult to find out what kind of help is available?

Jane Davies is situated in the front office of Kent House Community Centre and can offer information and a referral service for aged care support assistance.

Call her on 6770 3838 or email jdavies@armidale.nsw.gov.au to make a time to discuss your needs and options.


Kolora Aged Care Facility Guyra

The Kolora Aged Care facility in Guyra is now leased to McLean Care Ltd of Inverell. All enquiries should be referred to them via their website or by contacting them on 1300 791 660


Helpful Links

The Seniors Enquiry Line is a state-wide information and referral service for access to information on topics of interest to seniors. Please phone 1300 135 500 or visit the Seniors Enquiry Line website.

The My Aged Care website has been established by the Australian Government to help you navigate the aged care system. It is part of the Australian Government’s changes to the aged care system which have been designed to give people more choice, more control and easier access to a full range of aged care services.