What’s the difference between a retirement village and an aged care home? - Helping Hand

What’s the difference between a retirement village and an aged care home?


What’s the difference between a retirement village and an aged care home?

Retirement living is designed for people over 55 who are still active enough to live independently, providing a close community of like-minded people. An aged care home provides an increased level of support for people who are no longer able to live independently, with round the clock care available.

 

This post is part of a series of frequently asked questions – read more Retirement Living FAQs here, and discover all our Frequently Asked Questions here.


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