Home Care Packages waiting list grows by 14%

| 17 Dec 2017

Over 100,000 older people are currently in the national queue for the Home Care Packages Program, the Department of Health has revealed. The number grew by 14.2 per cent from 30 June 2017 to 30 September 2017.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

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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