Government Funded Services in the Sutherland Shire

 

The following government-funded services are available for eligible people in the Sutherland Shire & St George areas:

 

My Aged Care

My Aged Care is the main entry point to the aged care system in Australia. The CHSP (Commonwealth Home Support Program) is one consolidated programme that provides entry-level home support for older people who need assistance to keep living independently at home and in their community.

Call 1800 200 422 or click here for more info

 

Home Care Packages

Home Care Package provides Government funded services that can help people with complex care needs to remain at home for longer, as well as providing choice and flexibility in the way that the care and support is provided.

Call 1800 200 422 or click here for more info

 

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

The NDIS supports people under 65 with a disability, plus their families and carers, to build skills and capability so they can participate in the community and employment.

Call 1800 800 110 or click here for more info

 

Call the above phone numbers or click through to the websites to find out more about eligibility and how to access these subsidies.

 

There are a range of organizations and businesses in the Sutherland Shire and surrounds who can assist people live independently – visit our Valued Partners page

 

For government-funded services (i.e. with My Aged Care) we are registered as Sutherland Shire Home Modification & Maintenance Service Inc.