$8.5 million in remote funding announced

| 31 Jan 2017

The new Minister for Aged Care, Ken Wyatt AM, has announced an additional $8.5 million in funding will be put towards aged care services in regional and remote Australia. The funding will be directed to the Multi-Purpose Services (MPS) Program, which provides integrated health and aged care services to small regional and remote communities.

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