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.