Why Don’t We Charge Extra Services at Aurrum?

Many families expect extravagant extra services fees in aged care. Here at Aurrum, we have a fairer approach to aged care. We firmly believe that everyone has the right to an exceptional level of care as they seek support in older age. There are guaranteed no extra...

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What Is Duty of Care in Aged Care?

What does duty of care mean, and how does this differ from standard of care? It’s important to understand how care is defined and interpreted by your aged care provider, so you can find the best support possible. What is duty of care as it relates to aged care homes?...

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What Is Residential Aged Care?

If you or your loved one are unable to live independently at home, then residential aged care can be one of the several options for support. But what does this type of care involve? We’re all likely to need some support as we grow older, and in Australia we’re lucky...

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How to Begin Your Career in Aged Care – Aurrum Central Coast

A career in aged care gives you the extraordinary opportunity to help and support people in your daily life. It also gives you a place in one of Australia’s fastest growing sectors and a wide range of career options. If you’ve ever considered a career in aged care on...

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5 Factors to Consider When Choosing Your Aged Care Provider

 It can be difficult to know where to start when choosing from the many available aged care facilities for yourself, your mum, dad, friend or loved one. But there are some important factors that can help to clarify your choice. From quality of care and specialised...

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Understanding Reablement in Aged Care and The Benefits

Understanding Reablement in Aged Care and The Benefits

As we age there’s a common assumption that moving into aged care can accelerate mental and physical decline. But what if this doesn’t have to be the case? Reablement is not a new term, but it has been showing significant benefits for ageing Australians in recent...

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The Importance of Holistic Care in Aged Care: What Is It and Can It Help You?

The Importance of Holistic Care in Aged Care: What Is It and Can It Help You?

When our loved ones begin to transition into aged care, there can be some concern about how life is about to change. Entering aged care can sometimes seem like a stressful upheaval, and a far departure from the lifestyle that an ageing person knows and is familiar with. However, a holistic model of aged care is transforming the way that Australians grow older. 

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