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Funding boost to CHSP sparks calls for more home care packages

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An announcement of increased Government funding to better support senior Australians to remain living independently in the comfort of their own homes has been welcomed with reservation throughout the sector with a number of aged care peak bodies making the call that what is really needed is more home care packages to help make a dent in the growing waiting list.

The additional funding boost of $100 million announced by the Liberal National Government over two years will be used to help existing providers of the $5.5 billion Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) grow domestic assistance, meals, transport, home maintenance and home modification services.

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Source:
Unknown Author, 2018, Aged Care Guide (https://www.agedcareguide.com.au/talking-aged-care)

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