There are three options for you:
- If they need urgent medical care, you should call their doctor or emergency services on 000.
- If they need emergency respite care, you can contact Carer Gateway on 1800 422 737. For more information, you can go to the Carer Gateway website.
- If they need ongoing care (longer than respite can provide), call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 to arrange an assessment. If they are able to provide consent on the call, you can speak on their behalf.