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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...
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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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