Frequently Asked Questions Where to start How do you know if you (or a loved one) are eligible for residential Care? What do I do to be assessed to access aged services? What is an Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT, in NSW) or Aged Care Assessment Services (ACAS, in Victoria) How is the assessment carried out? What is an Aged Care Client Record (ACCR)? How do you arrange an aged care assessment? How do I apply to Finley Regional Care for aged care? About aged care What is residential respite care, private respite and how do I apply? What is meant by ‘ageing-in-place’? Do you have a ‘Waiting List’ and how does it work? What are ‘Extra Services’? What are Home Care Packages? The cost of aged care How is residential aged care funded and governed in Australia? Accommodation Payment Quick Reference Guide July 2014 What is accreditation? Can you please explain the aged care homes cost? What are the fees and charges How much will I pay for accommodation What is the income and assets assessment for aged care home cost? What is means-tested care fee? Who can I talk to about my financial situation? About Finley Reegional Care's Aged care facilities Why should I choose Finley Regional Care Aged Care Facilities? I’m a private person – will I have a private room? Can I have my own furniture to make my room more personal? Can I bring my pet with me? Can I have my own phone, the internet or pay TV? Will I be restricted by routines or rules – can I come and go as I please? Can I take care of my own finances? I want to be able to see my own doctor – is that possible?