Age Care: What is ACAT?
ACAT: Age Care Assessment Team
The Age Care Assessment Team are assessors who will ASSESS a person's eligibility for Commonwealth government funded services for older people.
When will you need an ACAT?
If a person would like to access Commonwealth government funded services the will need an ACAT assessment.
Services for older people may include:
- Subsidised home services
- Place in Residential Age Care Facility (RACF)
For more information about ACAT Assessments and Commonwealth government services for older people, please see My Age Care.
PHONE NUMBER FOR MY AGE CARE: 1800 200 422