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Financial and legal help overview
Often people receiving care will be concerned about their finances, so it helps to know where you or your carer can obtain information about these issues.
- Costs for different types of care
- Government help
- Rights and responsibilities
- Legal issues
- Complaints or queries
Read more: About costs for different types of care
Read more: About Government help
Read more: About rights and responsibilities
Read more: About legal issues
(more information) is a free service that seeks to resolve your complaints about your health, safety and/or welfare – and it’s available to your relatives, guardians or representatives as well.
Also, each state and territory has a free Aged Care Advocacy Service (more information). An advocate may help you understand the information you’re given and speak to your service provider on your behalf.
Read more: About how to make a complaint