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Aimee’s qualifications include a Diploma of Dementia Care ,she is also currently studying for a Diploma in Community Services, Case Management.

Aimee has been caring for her father who has an Acquired Brain Injury (A.B.I) for the past 20 years. This has enabled her to gain knowledge of local supports, services, equipment and home modifications that have been necessary for his safety and wellbeing, contacts and knowledge Aimee can use to assist clients who wish to stay at home longer.

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Home Care in Warragul - Moe, VIC


Inner Gippsland comprises the four shires of Bass Coast, Baw Baw, Latrobe and South Gippsland, and each one offers something striking and unique. People aged 65 years and over make up approx 23% of the population in the area.

Aimee covers the Baw Baw Shire Warragul, Drouin, Yarragon, Trafalgar, Neerim and smaller rural towns surrounding these areas, such as Walhalla, Rawson, Erica, Moondarra, Thorpdale, Allambee, Labourtouche and Nilma.  Aimee has lived in the Latrobe Shire most of her life and also covers areas Moe, Morwell, Traralgon, Churchill as well as the smaller rural townships of Boolarra, Glengarry, Toongabbie, Tyers, Yallourn North and Yinnar.

Aged Care Assessment : Warragul – Moe

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 is 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

Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS/ACAT)

In Gippsland, the Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS) is part of Latrobe Community Health Service.

Phone: 1800 242 696

Baw Baw Shire: Local Information & Initiatives for Seniors

Baw Baw Shire provides a range of services and programs for frail, aged or people with disabilities to assist to live at home and to access the community. These include:

  • Savvy Seniors Safer Homes
  • In Home Services
  • Mobility and Transport:  A recharge scheme to invite businesses to provide people with a power point to recharge their electric wheelchair or scooter.
  • Mobility Maps help older people and people with disabilities to be aware of accessible parking, crossing points, taxis, toilets, ATM’s for Warragul, Drouin, Yarragon, Trafalgar and Neerim South.

Visit Council website for more information.

Latrobe Shire: Local Information & Initiatives for Seniors

Latrobe City Council’s Aged and Disability services provides a broad range of flexible support services to assist older and frail people to:

  • Continue to live independently in the community, reducing the risk of premature admission into residential care;
  • Build independence and empower them to undertake activities of daily living.
  • Make gains in their wellbeing.

Services include:

  • Domestic Assistance
  • Personal Care
  • Meals on Wheels
  • In Home Respite
  • Home Maintenance
  • Social Support Groups
  • Koorie Elders Planned Activity Group
  • Supporting Carers Program

Information on these, and other council initiatives can be found on Council’s website

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