Changes to care services for seniors
From 1 July 2015
changes will be introduced to the support and care services provided for older people who prefer to continue to live independently in their own homes but need help with daily tasks. Help and care that may be provided include domestic assistance, social support, meals, therapy services, transport, personal care, nursing, etc.
The Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP)
will be launched adopting an approach based on the concepts of wellness and 'reablement'.
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