Media Releases

Extra $21.3 million for home support across Victoria

A funding boost to the Home and Community Care programme in Victoria will deliver an extra 200,000 hours of care and support in the home to older people, younger people with disability and their carers.

NDIS early roll out kicks off

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) achieved a significant milestone today, as the early rollout of the Scheme in NSW commences.

Experts to inform national carer gateway

The Australian Government today announced the members of a new Carer Gateway Advisory Group to lead an initiative to better support Australia’s 2.7 million unpaid carers.

$40 million to support changes to aged care

The Australian Government is providing $40 million to support aged care providers transition to the new Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) and the consumer directed care (CDC) model of home care packages.