Commonwealth Home Support Program

Phone: 1800 200 422

You may be eligible under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme if you are:

having trouble doing everyday activities without help, and
need support to live independently in the community
and are:

65 years or older (50 years or older and identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person) or
50 years or older (45 years or older for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people) and on a low income, homeless or at risk of being homeless.
If you have been injured or hospitalised you may be eligible for extra services through the program for a short time to help you get back on your feet after you return home.