You can still maintain your independence and dignity in the comfort of your home.
We value and understand the importance of maintaining your independence and dignity. Muslim Care provides in-home care support through providing government-subsidised Home Care Packages.
What is HCP
Our HCP Services
What is HCP?
Home Care Packages (HCP) are government-funded medium to high-level home care services that lets you personalise and choose the care you need while you choose to remain at home for however long you choose. It is suitable for those who need ongoing care assistance.
HCP are designed for those with more complex care needs that go beyond what the CHSP can provide and allows choice and flexibility in service.s
My Aged Care puts these services into three categories, where services are to maintain your:
Independence - including personal care, nursing services and allied health.
Safety at home - including cleaning, home maintenance/modifications and assistive technology.
Connectivity - including transport and social support services.
What is not included in HCP?
There are care and services that you must not use HCP funds for:
items that would normally be purchased out of general income
buying food, except as part of enteral feeding requirements
payment for permanent accommodation, including assistance with home purchase, mortgage payments or rent
payment of home care fees
payment of fees or charges for other types of care funded or jointly funded by the Australian Government
home modifications or assets that are not related to your care needs
travel and accommodation for holidays
cost of entertainment activities, such as club memberships and tickets to sporting events
payment for services and items covered by the Medicare Benefits Schedule or the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
Level of Care Needs
Basic care needs - approx. $9,000 a year
Low care needs - approx. $15,750 a year
Intermediate care needs - approx. $34,250 a year
High care needs - approx. $52,000 a year
Private funding options
Home Care Calculator
Aged Care Guide
Home Care FAQs
Help at Home
Social Support Group
Registered Nurse Care
Personal services including
Weekly social programs incl. BBQ, arts, exercise and wellbeing, guest speaking events
Transport for shopping, doctor's appointment, and social events.
Why choose HCP with us?
HCP funding is now ‘portable’, which means you can choose your own HCP provider and your funding will follow you.
Depending on your needs, we will work with you to identify your goals and co-design the best ways to deliver the best care services for you.