How CareAbout can help you find Home Care
Providers in Melbourne
Explain you the Care System
Our team clearly explains to you how different gov. subsidies work and how to access the support you need
Understand your needs
We'll take the time to understand what your health, lifestyle and cultural preferences are
Recommend Reliable Providers
The Home Care providers we recommend in Melbourne have been carefully evaluated so that you know the choice you make is one you can trust
Frequently Asked Questions
How many Home Care Providers are in Melbourne?
Number of approved home care providers that have indicated in My Aged Care that they can provide services at each of the four package levels in Melbourne:
- Northern Metro:38
- Southern Metro: 65
- Eastern Metro: 57
- Western Metro: 54
*Numbers from September 2019
How many Home Care Packages have been released in Melbourne?
Number of people in a home care package in Melbourne at 30 September 2019, by ACPR
- Northern Metro:4,461
- Southern Metro: 6,267
- Eastern Metro: 6,027
- Western Metro: 3,614
How many people are waiting on Home Care Packages in Melbourne?
Number of people waiting on a home care package at their approved level at 30 September 2019 in Melbourne by ACPR:
- Northern Metro: 2,712
- Southern Metro: 4,779
- Eastern Metro: 4,228
- Western Metro: 2,031
How many people over the age of 60 are in Melbourne?
Older people make up a considerable proportion of Australia’s population.
1.9 every 10 people who live in Greater Melbourne are over the age of 60.
How many unpaid carers are in Melbourne?
In Greater Melbourne, 413,610 carers were providing unpaid assistance to a person with a disability, long term illness or old age in 2016. This represents 11.3% of the population aged 15+.