Aged Care Quality and Safety Commisison
The Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission (ACQSC) is responsible for granting approval for providers to deliver aged care services, administering the Serious Incidents Response Scheme, reducing the use of restrictive practices and resolve complaints about services. ACQSC’s purpose is to protect and improve the safety, health, wellbeing and quality of life of people receiving Australian funded aged care.
My Aged Care
My Aged Care provides the information and support you need to understand, access and navigate the aged care system. These includes information on the different types of aged care services available, an assessment of needs to identify eligibility and the right type of care, referrals and support to find service providers that can meet your needs and information on what you might need to pay towards the cost of your care.
End of Life Directions for Aged Care (ELDAC) is a national specialist palliative care and advance care planning advisory service. This service comprises a comprehensive website with resources to equip care providers with skills and information to help older Australians receive high-quality end of life care.