Ageing in Community: Consumer-directed Support
Carmel Laragy, Bonnie Simons, Helen Kimberley
Case Management Inclusive Community Practice | Oxford University Press | Published : 2016
This chapter provides detail of consumer directed care (CDC), which is also referenced in other chapters. This aged care funding and support model commenced implementation nationally in Australia on 1 July 2015, and provides subsidised assistance to eligible adults over 65 years of age to enable them to continue living at home (Department of Social Services (DSS), 2015).