The $33 million Boosting the Local Care Workforce Program has been designed to increase the amount of jobs available to meet the growing disability and aged care sector. Launched by Minister for Aged Care, Ken Wyatt, the program aims to create rapid job growth to meet the needs of NDIS recipients and the ageing population.
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