Navigator Trial

Navigator Trial

The Government is introducing a face to face service to assist and guide older Australians and their families to get the best outcomes from the aged care system. 

Four programs will be trialed: 

  • 30 aged care information hubs to provide locally targeted information and build people's capacity to engage with the aged care system;
  • 20 community hubs where members support each other in navigating aged care and healthy ageing; 
  • Six full - time specialist placed in consumer focused organisations to offer one on one support for vulnerable people 
  • Six full - time aged care Financial Information Support Officers to give additional support to people with the complex financial decisions they need to make when entering aged care. 

The navigator trial will assist older Australian who may find it difficult to access or understand the aged care system.

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