Multicultural stakeholder kit for residential aged care

The Department has produced a multicultural stakeholder kit about residential aged care worker COVID-19 vaccinations. The kit includes communication resources explaining the requirement for workers to have at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine from 17 September 2021...

Updates to the CHSP Program Manual

The CHSP Program Manual has been updated for the extension of the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2022. Providers will need to be aware of a number of changes in the following areas: Access to emergency CHSP services: older...

New sign language interpreting service

From June 2020, all aged care assessment and delivery services now have access to free sign language and interpreting services to support older Australians who are deaf, deafblind, or hard of hearing to access or engage with Australian Government funded aged care...