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Eligibility

Finding out if you're eligible for government support

How do I know if I'm eligible?

You will need to have your eligibility for a Home Care Package assessed by the Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS). They will consider your unique circumstances and treat every case individually.

If you're not eligible for a Home Care Package, you may be able to access support under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme​.

What to know

How to get your eligibility assessed

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Step 1

Get in touch with the government's My Aged Care service. They will help you get set up and will organise your eligibility assessment with you. We can also refer you and help you get set up if you would like.

Get in touch with us to get started

 
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Step 2

You will need an assessment in your home to determine your eligibility for government funded in-home care. This will be organised through My Aged Care.

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Step 3

​Even if you're eligible for a Home Care Package, you may need to pay a contribution to your funding amount if your income is above a certain amount, currently around $27,000.

Find out more about your eligibility

Download our information pack for more information about your eligibility for government funding. It has everything you need to know to get started.

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Get in touch with us

We can help you get started with government funded care and guide you through the process. Let us know if you have any questions and we'll be happy to help.

One of our friendly team members will get back to you within the business day.

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