How to get help with the cost of a Home Care Package
We assess your income to work out how much you need to pay for a Home Care Package. We don’t include the value of your home in your assessment.
You need an income assessment if you want help with the costs of a Home Care Package.
We assess your income and assets to work out how much you need to pay for residential aged care. We may include the value of your home in your assessment.
Page last updated: 11 July 2019
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