The Australian Government is providing additional funding to support Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) service providers during COVID-19.

Emergency funding of $120.2 million includes:

  • $70.2 million for ad hoc proposals
  • $50 million for additional meals services.

Providers may use this funding to:

  • meet increased demand for services
  • retain key workforce
  • adapt to the changing aged care environment
  • cover the cost of personal protective equipment.

Providers have until 31 December 2020 to apply for this emergency funding.

Click on the below document to find out more.