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Mike Cahill
Mike Cahill Apr 30, 2018

Elderly home-care funding in the 2018 federal budget spotlight

The forthcoming 2018 Federal Budget must address growing challenges in Australia’s beleaguered elderly home-care sector, according to advocacy group Greysafe CEO Mike Cahill today. “There are an estimated 103,000 older Australians lingering in the national queue for home-care packages. “More than 60,000 have no package at all, and around 40,000 have a lower-level package than they actually needed,” he said. “We believe part of the problem is that many older Australians and their families don’t understand...
Mike Cahill

Mike Cahill

CEO Greysafe

Greysafe is a not-for-profit advocate dedicated to preventing the abuse, neglect and exploitation of older Australians.

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