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  1. Unicorngully

    QLD Built a House on Husband's Family's Property - Property Law Rights?

    Hello, Thank you for taking the time to read my question. We (husband and I) built a house on my husband's family property, over 20 years ago (with their permission). We have lived here full time, raised our children here. I work within the local community. My husband and adult son (who still...
  2. David Chang

    NSW Negotiating Basic Daily Fee @ Nursing Home

    This morning I was shocked to find out that Basic Daily Fee at Nursing Home is not the same as DAP. From myAgedCare, there's 2 pricing: Maximum Refundable Deposit Maximum Daily Payments Essentially these are just RAD and DAP. To find out Basic Daily Fee of $51.21 per day is quite...
  3. David Chang

    NSW Nursing Home RAD without Wills

    Dad's condition has deteriorate significantly in the nursing home; his eyes (glaucoma) is getting worst and he unable to sit up hence we have serious concern of him signing any wills. Mom has put most of her retirement money towards his RAD and when he dies, my understanding the money will go...
  4. David Chang

    NSW Nursing Home from Financial Perspective (Questions)

    Good morning, Just few questions that I hope all the professionals here can help; it's in relation to my dad's, which just got his ACAT assessment done last Thursday and the plan is to have him moved from the hospital (he is currently admitted) to the 63 days respite care. My dad is a new...
  5. T

    NSW Caveat on Property I Need to Sell?

    I need to sell my parents' home to fund aged care accommodation with RAD Bond of $495,000 each parent. Both parents are ready to move into the facility. Dad (92) has dementia and mum(86) is very frail. I hold Power of Attorney for both who are self funded. My brother is living in their house...
  6. J

    NSW Non-consenting Roster Change

    Hi. My wife works in a nursing home and recently the management have changed the rostering system. Previously staff were allocated (when first employed) or offered a section in which to work (This might be dementia, extra care, high care or general care). They could at any time request a...
  7. M

    NSW Trying to keep grandfather permanently in nursing home

    Currently my grandfather has stage 1 dementia. He is in a nursing home having respite whilst my parents build a granny flat for my grandmother and grandfather to move into. He will be able to have home care etc. I have just learnt that my mother is trying to seek legal action to keep him in the...
  8. Ian Curtis

    Can I Lodge a Caveat on Mother's Property?

    I am wondering if I have a case for lodging a caveat on my widow mother's house which I live in while she is in a nursing home with dementia. Me being Mum's live-in carer for over two years, Centrelink does not consider the house an asset while I continue to live there. My sole sibling is...
  9. D

    NSW Can Grandchildren Take Over as Executor of Will?

    Hello everyone, So my grandfather became very sick a few months ago and sadly he is no longer able to care for himself. It would be best for him to be put into private care at a nursing home for the care and quality of life he deserves. Unfortunately, my auntie is in control of what happens...
  10. E

    NSW How to Prevent Estranged Sister from Taking Grandmother's Estate?

    My grandmother is currently living in her home with my brother being her fulltime carer. He was only 19 when he took up the position after my grandmother's only son ( our father ) passed away. For the last 2 years, he has done everything he possibly can to keep her in her own home, despite it...