Guide to retirement villages | Accurium

Technical article

There are a number of accommodation options for older people who can no longer live in their own home. While residential aged care homes generally suit those who can't manage on their own anymore, retirement villages and granny flats are usually the preferred choice for people looking to maintain their independence but who also want more security, support and company.

In this article we take a closer look at retirement villages, including the costs involved, how your clients Centrelink benefits are affected when they move into a retirement village and planning strategies.