See the latest Public Health information for Residential Aged Care Facilities:

Senior Australians, their families and carers can call the Older Australians COVID-19 Support Line on
1800 171 866.

Information and resources for aged care services including:

Residential aged care facilities and multipurpose services


Residential aged care facility outbreak management

See all resources relating to Residential aged care facility outbreak management.

Residents of aged care are at increased risk of COVID-19 infection and are more vulnerable to serious complications if they do become infected.

Staff and visitors who have travelled overseas or who have had contact with a confirmed case must not attend the facility for 14 days from the time they returned from overseas or last had contact with a case.

Refer to the Industry Code for Visiting Residential Aged Care Homes during COVID-19.



Families and residents

Commonwealth Home Support Programme

NSW Health aged health resources

Page Updated: Wednesday 30 September 2020
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