Meet your local Home Care Representative

Andrew Nelson B.Com, CPA – services Morisset and surrounding areas.

With a career spanning thirty years, Andrew has worked as a commercial accountant. In addition, he has managed his own business with exposure to the Aged Care sector. Andrew’s experience also spans rehabilitation related processes – i.e. to underscore exercise based ‘return to work’ programs for injured workers.

Home Care in Morisset NSW


Morisset is a commercial centre and suburb of the City of Lake Macquarie in NSW and is located west of Lake Macquarie just off the Sydney-Newcastle Freeway. Morisset area has a population of 25,309 residents.

Towns and villages surrounding Morisset are as follows: Wangi Wangi, Cooranbong, Wyee, Mannering Park, Wyong, Lake Haven, Rathmines, Toronto,

Towns/suburbs within the Morisset postcode include: Balcolyn, Bonnells Bay, Brightwaters, Dora Creek, Eraring, Mandalong, Mirrabooka, Morisset, Morisset Park, Myuna Bay, Silverwater, Sunshine, Windermere Park and Yarrawonga Park.

The Council, Lake Macquarie City, run an over 55s program from February to November, annually, with a focus on health, safety and wellbeing. It delivers information sessions and activities to various locations across the Lake Macquarie City. All events are free for people aged 55 years or over. Bookings are essential online or by calling 02 4921 0333.

ACAT assessment is an eligibility requirement to access Commonwealth funded residential aged care, residential respite care, transition care and home care packages.

ACAT undertakes a comprehensive assessment of care needs for older people needing access to residential and/or home (community) care, and helps the elderly and their carers to determine what kind of support will best meet their needs.

Target group are older people, typically over the age of 65 or for indigenous Australians, people over the age of 50, or people who have an age related condition.

Often comprises of a doctor, nurse, social worker and occupational therapist, the team will recommend services deemed to be the most appropriate to meet care needs through a series of questions, and with the client’s consent will liaise with families/carers and health care providers.

Referral Procedure, by care recipient themselves or others:

  • The care recipient, carer, family must be aware of and consent to the referral
  • All referrals are to be made via MyAgedCare: 1800 200 422

Hunter Urban ACAT

John Hunter Hospital
1st Floor, West Wing, Rankin Park Unit, Lookout Rd, New Lambton Heights, NSW, 2305
(02) 49855700

Local government areas covered: Cessnock, Dungog, Lake Macquarie, Liverpool Plains (part), Maitland, Muswellbrook, Newcastle, Port Stephens, Singleton, Upper Hunter

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