'Preparing for 'Aged Care Season' and the value of advice


Are you and your business ready?

The festive season is when families and friends come together, it is also a time when your clients may realise that a loved one is not as independent as they had been 12 months ago.

This webinar will provide professionals an overview of the key types of care available and costs associated with accessing this care.

This webinar will examine the fees, funding and framework for Home Care Packages and Residential Aged Care, including these topics:

  • How to calculate the fees associated with a Home Care Package inc Basic Daily Fee and Income Tested Care Fee
  • Determining the amount of funding in a Home Care Package
  • Calculating the cost of residential aged care inc accommodation payments, Basic Daily Fee and Means Tested Care Fee
  • Understanding the funding residential aged care operators receive including accommodation supplements, the Aged Care Funding Instrument and supplements for people with special care needs.
  • Government safety nets, maximum fees and charges
  • Rights and responsibilities in Aged Care

Learning Outcomes:

  • The range of services available to people who need aged care
  • The eligibility criteria
  • The funding available through a Home Care Package
  • The fees and charges (including means tested fees) of a Home Care Package and Residential Aged Care

Suited to:
Industry Professionals, Financial Planners, Para Planners, Accountants and Lawyers.

Presenter Bio:
Rachel Lane who is the Principal of Aged Care Gurus. Rachel oversees a national network of specialist advisers and has co-authored a number of books including the very popular “Aged Care, Who Cares?” with Noel Whittaker and writes a regular column for Fairfax Money. Rachel has also specialized in Retirement Living and Aged Care for over a decade and holds a Masters in Financial Planning.

You will also be provided with: 

  • The PowerPoint Presentation Slide Deck
  • A Searchable Transcript
  • Any Supporting Documentation
  • Webinar Recording to view multiple times for up to 6 months
  • Q&A Session & follow up contact details

  • Nov 25
    Wed, 1:00 PM AEDT - 2:00 PM AEDT Online
    • $185.00 incl. GST
    • PD hours: 1

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Our webinars operate on a 'one-connection-one-fee' basis so you can have your whole team participate for one cost effective price and claim CPD points.


Like the topic but can’t make the time? Register for the Live Session and you’ll receive the Recording regardless! You can watch it as many times as you like for up to 6 months. You will also receive Supporting Documentation.