2020 flu vaccinations

The Australian Government has declared that from 1 May 2020, you must receive your annual influenza (flu) vaccination to visit or work in an aged care facility.

From this time, visitors will be required to produce evidence of their 2020 seasonal influenza vaccination or proof of medical exemption before being allowed entry to any of Eldercare’s aged care homes.

Visit the state government COVID-19 website to read more about visiting
residential care facilities.

Keep up to date on our response to COVID-19

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How To Apply For Residential Aged Care

Eldercare's 10 steps to moving into residential aged care

Eldercare has identified 10 steps to facilitate a smooth transition into residential care.

Read our summary flowchart of Eldercare's 10 steps to moving into residential care.

These steps include, and expand upon, the steps identified in My Aged Care’s Steps to entry into an aged care home publication which can be downloaded from the Department of Health website.

The Eldercare Resident Information Booklet provides detailed information on the services we provide. This booklet is provided to all new residents upon admission.

Are you ready to apply for residential care, but want some guidance while completing your application? Call our Residential Admissions team on 1300 045 664 or download our fact sheet.

Frequently Asked Questions

Eldercare Medical Form - For Your GP To Complete