Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP)

Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP)

mecwacare is a not-for-profit provider of the federal government’s Commonwealth Home Support Programme. This program provides entry-level home care and support for people aged 65 years and over (or 50 years and over for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people), who need some help to live independently at home.

  • Help around the house
  • Transport
  • Meals
  • Personal care
  • Clinical assessments
  • Home maintenance and modifications
  • Social support
  • In-home nursing and allied health
  • Planned respite care

mecwacare’s Commonwealth Home Support Programme is available across greater Melbourne and regional Victoria.

P 03 8573 4980 / E

Find out of you are eligible for a service

Please call the federal government’s My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 or visit

The My Aged Care contact centre will discuss your needs and complete the application while you are on the phone.

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