Patient Populations Support

Aged care

The Older Persons COVID-19 Support Line

Older Australians, their relatives, carers, friends or supporters can call 1800 171 866 between 8.30am and 6pm weekdays for any information or services they may need.

Health professionals can also refer people (with consent) for a call back if they are worried about the person’s decision to stop or alter their normal home care services. To do this phone 1800 171 866 and select option 1.

Other aged care resources

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

Alcohol and other drugs


People with a disability

Last modified: 14 August, 2020