Booklets, brochures and printed materials

Page last updated: 21 June 2017

Booklets, brochures and other printed materials such as fridge magnets are available to print or order.

Brochures, booklets and promotional materials for consumers

NEW - Find the help you need with myagedcare

This brochure provides an overview of services available and how to access them. It is for people who have not yet contacted My Aged Care or been referred for assessment. The content of this brochure is the same as the ‘From home support to aged care homes: how to get started with My Aged Care’ brochure. It has been rebranded to reflect the messaging of the new My Aged Care campaign.

New - Your guide to Commonwealth Home Support Programme services

This booklet explains how older people can access entry-level support in their home and daily life through the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.

Your guide to home care package services

This booklet explains how older people with a range of higher care needs can access support in their home, through a coordinated Home Care Package. Translations and printed copies are available.

Your pathway to accessing a home care package brochure

This brochure provides older Australians and their families or carers with the information to understand where they are in the pathway to accessing home care and the steps and actions needed to move from one stage to the next.

Note: for someone who doesn’t yet know what type of care they may be eligible for, the 'Find the help you need with myagedcare' brochure is more suitable.

Five steps to entry into an aged care home

This booklet aims to help older people, their families and carers understand how to access care in an aged care home. This is useful for people who have already been assessed for residential care.

Note: for someone who doesn’t yet know what type of care they may be eligible for, the 'Find the help you need with myagedcare' brochure is more suitable.

NEW - My Aged Care fridge magnets

Free My Aged Care fridge magnets are available for older people, their families and carers who are already aware of My Aged Care and want to keep the contact details on their fridge.

My Aged Care posters and flyer

Free resources to promote My Aged Care are available to order through the Healthdirect website. Please note these resources are branded as the Department of Social Services.

Infection control – hygienic handling of indwelling devices

This brochure provides advice for clients, families and carers in the community.

Brochures for the aged care industry

Aged Care Education and Training Incentive Programme (ACETI) - brochure

The ACETI Programme provides incentive payments to eligible aged care workers who undertake specified education and training programmes.

Flu and Gastro - Managing infectious diseases in aged care homes

A brochure for family, carers and friends about outbreaks of influenza flu and gastroenteritis in aged care homes. Extra precautions need to be taken to prevent the spread of disease in the event of an outbreak.

Infection control in community aged care

Brochure for the aged care sector to improve staff knowledge and skills in the area of infection prevention and control.

Infection control in residential aged care

Brochure for the residential aged care providers to improve staff knowledge and skills in the area of infection prevention and control.

Infection control – multi-resistant organisms in the community

Brochure on multi-resistant organisms – MRSA, VRE and C difficile.