Retirement vs aged care, what's the difference? – 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.


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