ADA Australia is here to support older Queenslanders during the COVID-19 pandemic. There are a range of resources and information available to assist you during this time.
This is current advice for visiting residential aged care homes in Queensland.
Have questions or issues around friends and family visiting residential aged homes? ADA Australia can provide advocacy support and advice as per the Industry Code for Visiting Aged Care Homes During COVID-19. Call us on 1800 818 338.
Stay up to date with the latest Queensland Government Coronavirus (COVID-19) health information and alerts.
Find information for older Queenslanders about keeping safe and maintaining your well-being during COVID-19.
Find information about current restrictions in Queensland under Public Health Directions issued by the Queensland Chief Health Officer.
The Older Person’s Advocacy Network (OPAN) has a freecall service where you can ask questions or chat about any COVID-19 concerns or issues. Phone 1800 237 981, 6am-10pm (AEDT), 7 days a week.
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Information for aged care residents
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The Older Person’s COVID-19 Support Line provides information, support and connection for older Australians