Aged Care Advice

Australians more than ever are living longer and healthier lives. However, there may come a time when you may have to consider placing yourself, relative or friend into residential aged care.  This could be one of the most confusing and emotional times in your life.  Unsurprisingly, your main focus will be finding the best aged care facility for you or your family but it is just as important to consider your financial options so you can make the right decision for one of the biggest lifestyle changes you may make.

Issues We Can Help You Navigate

Barwon Financial Planning can work with you to explore all your financial options and  take the worry out of this important financial decision. Some of the complex issues we can advise on include:

  • Level of care

  • Cost and fees

  • Upfront payments or ongoing payments

  • Effect on Centrelink or DVA entitlements