The ‘Home Care Today’ project ran from 2013 to June 2017. COTA Australia continues to provide access to Home Care Today resources which were current at June 2017. However they are no longer monitored or updated, and information may not be current.
People who receive a Home Care Package have more choice and control over what services and support they receive and where and when they are delivered. You can decide how much you want to be involved in managing your home care package. Some people may want the provider to manage their package and not to be involved at all, whereas others are quite happy to be more involved as they have the interest, time and ability.
In the ‘Self Management and Direction’ document we look at Jean’s story and how she is able to self manage her home care package and care plan.
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