Webinar: Home Care Packages Questions and Answers

The Older Person’s Advocacy Network (OPAN) is hosting a special webinar to answer any questions you might have about Home Care Packages. This includes questions about monthly statements, fees and charges.

This event is a follow-up to the  recent webinar hosted by OPAN, ‘Understanding Home Care Packages’.

What is a Home Care Package?

A Home Care Package is one way that older people can access government-funded aged care services at home.

To access a Home Care Package, you will first need to have an aged care assessment to determine your needs and eligibility.

Learn more about Home Care Packages.

What will the webinar cover?

This is a special Q&A webinar dedicated to answering questions about Home Care Packages. Your concerns and queries will be answered by a panel of experts, including:

  • Heidri Brook - Senior Practitioner, Financial Advocate, Aged and Disability Advocacy Australia (Queensland member)
  • Gwenda Darling - Member, Older Persons Advocacy Network's National Older Persons Reference Group
  • Stephanie O’Halloran - Director, Home Care Operations Section, Department of Health and Aged Care.

If you’d like to ask a question, you can submit it in advance, when you register.

Webinar details

Home Care Packages Q&A

Date: Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Time: 11:30am - 12:30pm AEDT

Registration: Register through Eventbrite.

You can submit any questions you would like to ask on the registration page.

This webinar will be recorded. A replay link will be sent to attendees a few days after the event.

More information

For more information, or to watch previous webinars and videos from OPAN, visit the OPAN website.

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