Aged care residents who move out of their facility during a crisis won't be financially penalised

Eileen Wood
May 15 2020 - 8:00am
Aged care emergency leave legislation changes.
Aged care emergency leave legislation changes.

SENIOR Australians won't be penalised or disadvantaged for moving out of an aged care facility during a crisis, such as the pandemic, under new Ferderal Government emergency leave legislation amendments.

Eileen Wood

Eileen Wood

Senior Journalist

I'm a senior news journalist at The Senior newspaper, the leading publication bringing targeted news on issues affecting older Australians. We cover NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania, SA and WA. If you have a story idea I would love to hear it. You can email me: eileen.wood@thesenior.com.au or phone The Senior 02-4355-5000, mob. 0487 495 805

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