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Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT)

The ACAT teams are located within Domiciliary Care SA

ACAT is a team of professionals including doctors, nurses and social workers who will do an assessment of your health to determine if you are eligible for :

  • A higher level of assistance in your home
  • Respite
  • Entry into residential aged care

The assessment is done in your own home or at the hospital if your an inpatient.

It will take approximately 1-2 hours.

You can ring and ask for an assessment or speak to your local doctor, family member or friend to arrange one for you.

Contact your local Aboriginal HACC service or the AACAT (Adelaide Aged Care Assessment Team on :

PH: (08) 81931203

Fax: (08) 819 31201

see the Dom Care website www.domcaresa.gov.au