Meet with an Aged Care Advocate – Scone Library
Seniors Rights Service will be holding a Community Information Stand at Scone Library , 130 Liverpool Street Scone on Monday 19th June from 10am to 1pm. Seniors Rights Service is part of the Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN) and provide free and confidential telephone advice, aged care advocacy and support, legal advice and community information to seniors across New South Wales. They assist older people who receive Commonwealth-funded aged care services at home or in residential care, as well as their carers or family members. They listen, clarify issues, provide information, inform older people of their rights, identify possible outcomes, help advocate for older people and, if requested, speak up for the older person.