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Phone Trouble

Phone Trouble

Due to a fire in the Telstra exchange, our phone lines are not working to their full capacity.

Date30-May-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


Wondering about Home Care?

Wondering about Home Care?

Eric speaks with The Donaldson Sisters and Clinton on 2UE Talking Lifestyle

Date27-Mar-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


March 2017 Changes to Centrelink & DVA Pensions

March 2017 Changes to Centrelink & DVA Pensions

The Government has announced the following increases to Age Pensions, Disability Pension & the same applies to Service Pensions for DVA The maximum rate of Age, Disability & Service pension (DVA) per fortnight

Date20-Mar-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


Making Your Pension Increase

Making Your Pension Increase

If you were one of the unlucky ones, whose pension dropped or stopped as a consequence of the changes to the assets test taper changes that came into effect on the 1st January 2017, & if you happen to be in an Aged Care facility, then there is a strong chance that your expenditure may be more than your income.

Date20-Mar-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


March 2017 Changes to Aged Care Fees

March 2017 Changes to Aged Care Fees

The Government has announced the indexation to the Aged Care Fees for March, only the Basic Daily Care Fee changes affect existing residents.

Date20-Mar-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


Winner $250 Dinner Voucher

Winner $250 Dinner Voucher

Each quarter we select a winner from those people who have referred other clients to us, for aged care advice. We appreciate the referral and hence draw a winner each quarter and offer them a dinner for two to the value of $250.

Date17-Mar-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


Tips to Maximize your Pension

Tips to Maximize your Pension

What, if anything, can a pensioner do to try & maximise your Pension entitlement, to make the most of what you have in hard times.

Date09-Mar-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


Donation- Huntington's Disease

Donation- Huntington's Disease

Thank you to all of you for “liking Us” on Facebook.

As a consequence of those likes, as promised, we have donated $250 today to Huntington’s Disease research.

Date25-Jan-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


Eric discusses Pension changes on 2GB

Eric discusses Pension changes on 2GB

Eric sat down with Natalie Peters at 2GB to discuss the changes to Pensions that came into effect on January 1st 2017.

Date10-Jan-2017   Author Eric Hiam  


Featured Facility Wahroonga House

Featured Facility Wahroonga House

Wahroonga House is owned and operated by Thompson Health Care, an award-winning, family-owned company that has operated Aged Care
homes throughout New South Wales for over 45 years.

Date13-Dec-2016   Author Eric Hiam  


Centrelink getting serious about those who cheat

Centrelink getting serious about those who cheat

The federal government is clawing back $4.5 million in overpaid Centrelink payments every day thanks to a new computer system.

Date09-Dec-2016   Author Eric Hiam  


How Government changes to Pensions will erode your inheritance more quickly

How Government changes to Pensions will erode your inheritance more quickly

If your mother or father is moving into aged care, & wants to keep their home, then they better get in quick before the rules change in January 2017.

Date24-Nov-2016   Author Eric Hiam  


2UE Talking Lifestyle

2UE Talking Lifestyle

Tune in to 2UE Talking Lifestyle 954AM Wednesday nights at 9pm to hear Eric Hiam speak about Aged Care

Date18-Nov-2016   Author Eric Hiam  


Elder Clowns Program

Elder Clowns Program

A look at The Humour Foundation's beautiful Elder Clowns Program

Date18-Nov-2016   Author Eric Hiam  


How to improve your hearing without a hearing aid

How to improve your hearing without a hearing aid

Loss of hearing is just one of the many “joys?” of getting older that affect many of our clients. Deafness can be rather isolating, if you can’t hear what is being said or going on around you  & usually can be one of the reasons that many older people suffer from depression, as they disengage from the world around them, as they lose the ability to communicate. 

Date18-Nov-2016   Author Eric Hiam  



 
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