Aged Care

Commonwealth Home Support Programme

Types of Support

Social support within the community

  • Transport – help with transportation to and from your place of residence for your shopping or appointments with either a transport service, or receipt of vouchers/subsidies for taxi services.
  • Social support – help with accessing support groups and social/recreational activities.

Home or community

  • Allied Health support services – help with particular health problems by health professionals such as physiotherapists, podiatrists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, exercise physiologists and dieticians.
  • Food services – help with meal preparation and shopping for food.