Housing and Accommodation

Housing and Accommodation
My Aged Care
COTA - Housing Options and Advice
Housing and Community Services ACT
Older Persons Housing
Tenants Advice Service (Tenants Union)

Retirement Villages and Residential Aged Care
Find an Aged Care Home
ACT Retirement Villages Residents Association
Kangara Waters on Lake Ginninderra
Goodwin Independent Living
Hindmarsh Living - Retirement Villages
Anglicare - ACT Services
Uniting Care Ageing
Baptist Community Services - Aged Care
St Andrews Village, Hughes
Salvation Army Catholic Care

My Aged CareMy Aged Care

The My Aged Care Gateway has been established by the Australian Government to help you navigate the aged care system. There is a website and a national contact centre which provide you with information on aged care, whether for yourself, a family member, friend or someone you're caring for.

For information about aged care services please go to My Aged CareExternal Link, a website established by the Australian Government to help you navigate the aged care system, and to give people more choice, more control and easier access to a full range of aged care services.

The contact centre can be phoned on 1800 200 422 between 8.00am and 8.00pm on weekdays and between 10.00am and 2.00pm on Saturdays.

My Aged Care WebsiteExternal Link


COTA - Housing Options and AdviceCouncil on the Ageing ACT

Phone: 6282 3777
http://www.cotaact.org.au/servicesExternal Link


Community Services Directorate - ACT Government Concessions ProgramHousing and Community Services ACT

Community Services Directorate is responsible for the provision of public housing and community services in the Territory.

Programs include Older Persons Housing and the Affordable Rental Scheme which aims to provide housing for older people who are not eligible to be public housing tenants.

Abbeyfield Abbeyfield

A community based accommodation model for people who wish to retain their independence while enjoying the company and security of others. http://www.abbeyfield.org.au/aaHouses.aspx


Home Help ACTHome Modifications
Home Help ACT

http://www.duo.org.au/content/home-modificationsExternal Link(Click on ‘Home Mods’ tab in middle of the Home Help website page)


Tenants Union - Tenants Advice ServiceTenants Advice Service (Tenants Union)

A free advice service for people renting in the ACT (tenants and other occupants) which provides advice on all matters relating to ACT residential tenancy law.
http://www.tenantsact.org.au/renting-advice/External Link


Health and Ageing - Aged Care Complaints Investigation SchemeFind an Aged Care Home

The Aged Care Home Finder enables you to look for Australian Government-funded aged care homes that meet your particular needs.
http://www.myagedcare.gov.au/considering-aged-care-home/finding-aged-care-home External Link


ACT Retirement Villages Residents AssociationACT Retirement Villages Residents Association

This is a newly formed association to assist residents to understand their rights and obligations and to encourage positive relationships between village residents and management.
http://www.rvra.org.au/External Link


Goodwin Aged Care and Active Independent Living Goodwin Live-In Care Communities

Goodwin live-in care communities provide 24-hour onsite staff nurses, seven days a week. We also offer a range of quality clinical care services such as one-to-one nurse clinics led by a geriatrician working closely with our own Aged Care Specialist Nurse Practitioner. Our daily activity programme, fresh-food menus and beautiful facilities help ensure quality of life. Monash, Ainslie, Farrer.

http://goodwin.org.au/live-in-care/External Link



Kangara Waters on Lake Ginninderra

Retirement Village with aged care and support if required.

http://www.irt.org.au/act/irt-kangara-watersExternal Link


Goodwin Aged Care and Active Independent LivingGoodwin Independent Living

Choose an exceptional quality of life in a 1-3 bedroom architect designed villas and apartments in our award winning villages. Our villages are designed to support active living with linkages to the environment and a weekly social calendar and exclusive lifestyle clubs. They are informed by our 60 years of providing care services to seniors. Ainslie, Monash, Farrer, Crace.
http://goodwin.org.au/active-independent-living/External Link


Hindmarsh Living - Retirement VillagesHindmarsh Living - Retirement Villiages

Bellerive - Lyons
The Grange - Deakin
http://www.hindmarshretirement.com.au/ External Link


Aglicare - ACT ServicesAnglicare - ACT Services

Scroll down ‘Central Region’ list to see contact information.

Ginninderra Gardens Hostel and Nursing Home - Page
Brindabella Court - Downer (Self Care)
Brindabella Gardens - Curtin (Hostel and Nursing Home)
St David’s Close - Red Hill (Self Care)

https://www.anglicare.com.au/External Link


Uniting Care AgeingUniting Care Ageing

https://uniting.org/ External Link

https://uniting.org/our-services/services/uniting-aged-care-home/uniting-mirinjani-weston-actExternal Link
A residential aged care home which provides low and high care support.

Eabrai Lodge
https://uniting.org/our-services/services/uniting-aged-care-home/uniting-eabrai-weston External Link
A hostel which provides low care support.


Baptist Community Services - Aged CareBaptist Community Services - Aged Care

Morling Village - Red Hill (Independent Living Units and a high care home)
Carey Gardens - Red Hill (Low care residential units)
https://baptistcare.org.au/our-services/ External Link


St Andrews Village, HughesSt Andrews Village

St Andrews Village provides a safe, caring and enjoyable independent living and residential care environment for older members of our community. The Village has 30 Independent Living and 176 aged care places including respite places.

http://www.standrewsvillage.org.auExternal Link


Salvation ArmySalvation Army

Karingal Court - Narrabundah (Independent Living Units & Serviced Apartments)
Mountain View - Narrabundah (Low and high care support)

http://agedcare.salvos.org.au/ External Link


Catholic CareCatholic Care

Aloysius Morgan Villas - Campbell (Self care villas for ageing persons)
St Vincent Villas - Aranda (Retirement Villas for ageing persons)
http://www.catholiccare.cg.org.au/External Link


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