Hunter Rural Aged Care Assessment Team

Service Description

Comprehensive clinical assessment for the frail and aged. Facilitates access to available care services appropriate to their needs. Home assessments are possible through community services. Assists families with appropriate aged care regarding dementia and other mental disorders. Service for 55 years plus, 50 years for Indigenous people.

Alternate Names: ACAT

http://www.hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

02 4985 5700 (ACAT Office), 1300 200 422 (My Aged Care)

hnelhd-acatadmin@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

02 4985 5702

First Floor, Westwing, Rankin Park Unit, Lookout Rd
New Lambton Heights, NSW, 2305

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri: 8am-4:30pm

Accessibility

Referral System

Self referral, Family member, GP, Client must be aware of the referral

Service Fees

No- fees apply for out of home accommodation in some circumstances

Languages (other than English)

Telephone interpreter available

Disability Access

Yes. Toilets, Ramps

Organisational Information

Area Served

Hunter LGA

Parent Organisation

Hunter New England LHD

Postal Address

ACAT, c/o Kurri Kurri Hospital

Lang St

Kurri Kurri

NSW

2327

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

No

Last Updated: 25 February 2019

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