Home care package providers receive a yearly subsidy from the government based on the Home Care Package level that you have been assigned, which is then used to budget your care plan.

Level Needs Level Typical Visits Subsidy
Level 1 Basic care needs Once or twice a week $9,026.45
Level 2 Low care needs Three or four times a week $15,877.50
Level 3 Intermediate care needs Most days of the week $34,550.90
Level 4 High care needs Daily $52,377.50

 

This subsidy is the same level for all providers – see Home Care Package Levels Explained for more information on the services you can receive at each level.