A Crisis in Aged Care is Brewing
Thought we'd share this thought-provoking piece from 9 News. It's called Young In Aged Care a 'National Disgrace'.
It offers interesting points. This one, in particular, has got me thinking:
Mr Lye said a conservative estimate of the cost through the NDIS of supporting younger people currently in residential aged care to live in the community was in the order of $700-800 million a year.
Give the rest of the article a read and weigh in...