Food and dining – your choices matter

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A new factsheet on food and dining is now available for people living in residential aged care, their family members and advocates.

The fact sheet explains how the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission can help you to raise any concerns you might have about your food and dining experience in residential aged care with your provider.

If you are not satisfied with the food offered or your dining experience and feel uncomfortable talking to your service, you can contact the Commission and they will help you.

More information about food, dining and nutrition is available on the Commission’s website.

Let's change aged care, together

Every Australian should feel confident about accessing high quality and safe aged care, when and where they need it.

The changes mean older Australians will have greater choice and control, services that respect and meet their needs, and support to stay independent as they age.

To find out more and help design the changes, visit the Get Involved page or call 1800 318 209.

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