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Budget 2020: Spend on seniors lifts home services: 7 October 2020 - The Australian - The federal government will spend $1.6bn on 23,000 more home care packages to support ageing Australians to live longer in their own home, but will wait until the 2021 budget for a significant overhaul of the system. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg told parliament aged care is “one of the greatest challenges we...

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A stronger aged care system with a focus on quality care : - Record investment of more than $2.7 billion will continue to drive aged care reform and ensure the needs of senior Australians are prioritised. Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians, Richard Colbeck, said the 2020-21 Budget showcased the Morrison Government’s determination to strengthen our aged care system and keep our loved ones safe. A $1.6 billion investment into home care packages is...

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