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A record 23,000 home care packages are being delivered at a cost of $1.6 billion. This continues our support for senior Australians who seek to live in their homes for longer. The packages will start to be released from 2020. The Government has now invested an additional $4.6 billion in more than 73,105 packages since the 2018–19 Budget. The Government has increased packages from 60,308 at 30 June 2013 to 155,625 at 30 June 2020 and an estimated 185,597 at 30 June 2021

 

Source: Department of Health Ministers Media Release