Health Care Australia are please to announce their Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) has commenced in Western Sydney and Southern Metropolitan Melbourne.
The Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) is an ‘entry level’ program for people to assist them to remain living at home longer. CHSP differs from Home Care Packages by being either being just some short term help or only basic ongoing assistance with only one or two services.
The services in western Sydney are for personal care support and respite, with the services in Southern Metropolitan Melbourne being allied health, including physiotherapy, podiatry, occupational therapy and dietetics.
Similar to Home Care Packages, clients are asked to contribute towards their CHSP services. The current rates are:
Personal Care – $12.00 per hour
Respite – $14.00 per hour
Allied Health – $22.00 per hour
You may be eligible for CHSP funding if you are experiencing trouble with:
Healthcare Australia is here to listen to your current needs and what services would be most appropriate in your circumstances. Please call 1300 422 111 (option 2) to discuss further.
To access these services please call My Aged Care (1800 200 422) to discuss your eligibility to the program.
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