Veterans Home Care is a Department of Veteran Affairs program that supports veterans and war widows with low care needs to remain in their own homes. Home support services provided by Veterans Home Care include:
The Department of Veteran Affairs also provide community nursing, home modifications, other allied health services and rehabilitation appliances.
To be eligible for a Veterans Home Care assessment a person must be:
Partners and carers are not eligible for Veterans Home Care services unless they have their own Gold or White card. However, they are still eligible for respite care if they care for a Veteran or war widow.
For further information call Veterans Home Care assessment agency for an assessment or review of Veterans Home Care services on 1300 550 450.