Residential Care Placements

Does your loved one require residential aged care? Senexus will provide the advice you need.

  • Do you need to admit a loved one into residential care?
  • Do you feel like you do not even know where to start?
  • Do you understand how much your loved one’s aged care will cost and other financial implications of their admission to residential aged care?
  • Are you confused or intimidated by the Centrelink assets and income assessment form?
  • Are you anxious about finding the best aged care home for your loved one?
  • Have you been putting off making a decision on aged care due to confusion or a lack of time?
  • Is the situation becoming increasingly urgent, requiring fast access to aged care?

If you answered yes to any of these questions then you will be benefit from contacting Senexus.

A Senexus aged care specialist will guide you and your loved one through the whole process of entering aged care. We will give you the advice you need to make the right aged care decisions, while also taking care of the technical and administrative aspects of entering care.

Specialising in residential aged care in Adelaide, our aged care placement service will:

  • Take the time to get to know you and your loved one, so that we can provide you with a tailored service and overview of your aged care options;
  • Undertake a financial assessment to advise on likely fees and charges, and outline financial options available to you prior to the official income and assets assessment;
  • Identify and shortlist residential aged care homes. The shortlist will take into account your loved one’s care needs and financial situation, as well as other factors that are important to you, such as location;
  • Complete the required paperwork, including the official income and asset assessment;
  • Identify legal needs, such as Power of Attorney and an Advance Care Directive, providing access to our legal specialists where required;
  • Provide friendly, no fuss advice on moving into an aged care home;
  • Follow through on our service by contacting you regularly for up to three months following the placement to make sure that all is going well.

Get the advice you need to find the best residential aged care in Adelaide for your loved one.

I cannot praise Senexus enough to express how grateful our family is for the service provided. We would not hesitate to recommend Senexus to others trying to decipher this emotional aged care process for their loved ones. You definitely need a professional as it is a road filled with financial potholes.

- Sue (53), Golden Grove, 2018

Does someone you love need aged care?

Learn about the six steps to finding the right aged care home for a loved one.

Download the free aged care guide
Step 1

Obtain a Power of Attorney

A Power of Attorney enables you to make important financial and legal decisions on behalf of your loved one.

Step 2

Apply for an ACAT assessment

The wait time for an ACAT assessment can range from one week to four months.

Step 3

Work out the costs of aged care

Every family wants to know that there are enough funds to provide for their loved one’s care.

Step 4

Complete the Request for Income and Assets Assessment form

With 145 questions this form is long and complex, and it is vital that it is completed accurately.

Step 5

Search for a suitable aged care home

How do you know which home will provide the best care for your loved one?

Step 6

Tackle post-move tasks

The thought of selling the family home, and packing up a lifetime of memories, can be incredibly overwhelming.