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Useful Links to Further Information about Retirement Living

Following is further information and useful links for people considering the move to a retirement village or other housing options.

The Office for Ageing Well (formerly OFTA)

OFTA provides a wide range of information booklets and information sheets about retirement village living:

Retirement housing - information for residents

Information booklet:  Retirement villages - information for residents and prospective residents

Other Links

Retirement Villages Act 2016.

Knowing Your Rights. A Guide to the Rights of Older South Australians.

Aged Rights Advocacy Service (ARAS).

South Australian Government Concessions and Support Services

General Information about retirement village living:

In 2016 the Office for Ageing Well (formerly OFTA), in partnership with the University of Adelaide, undertook a survey of retirement villages across South Australia. The survey provides a valuable insight and a baseline into an increasingly important part of South Australia’s housing landscape.

Summary of the survey report

South Australia Retirement Village Survey 2016 report