What is a Home Care Package? A Home Care Package is a Government subsidised program that provides support for the elderly to remain at home. There are four levels ranging from basic care to more extensive care, depending on your needs. Level 1 – Basic Care Needs Level 2 –Low Level Care Needs Level 3
How to apply for a Home Care Package You Must Register with My Aged Care or call 1800 200 422 During the registration process it will be determined if you require a formal assessment by a My Aged Care Assessor. The formal assessment will determine your care needs and what care and support you may be eligible
What happens after I have been assessed for a Home Care Package? If you are eligible to receive a Home Care Package you will be informed by letter from My Aged Care, outlining the level of package that has been approved You will be placed onto a national priority queue and will be informed when
What will I have to pay for Home Care? In some instances, you may be asked to contribute [to] the cost of your home care. This is determined by an income assessment that is completed by the Department of Human Services (DHS). If you are receiving a pension that has not been means tested or you are
What to expect when you meet with Home Care Nursing to discuss your care needs We work with you to help you live the life you choose by tailoring home care and nursing services to meet your unique needs You will be provided with a Home Care Agreement that we will happily discuss with you
Make an appointment with Home Care Nursing Home Care Nursing offers a no-obligation appointment with one of our experienced Home Care Managers and Support Team to discuss tailoring a service to meet your needs. Please call 02 4964 5555.