$910 million in new ACAR funding announced

| 21 Mar 2016

Minister for Health and Aged Care, Sussan Ley, has announced the government will fund over 17,000 new aged care places, worth an estimated $910 million. This is the final Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR) to include home care places, with almost 6500 of the new places allocated for home care services.

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Tags: ACAR, ACAR places, aged care, Department of Health, funding, government, home care, residential aged care, Sussan Ley

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Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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