Home and Community Care (HACC)

LOCAL BRANCH

Tamworth

About Us
About Us

Home and Community Care (HACC) services are provided to the frail aged, people with a disability and their carers to assist them with living in the community. These services include community transport, meals, day activities, elders groups and support groups.


Services We Offer

The HACC program is part of a broad service system of community and health services that include:

  • Community Health Services
  • Disability Services
  • Aged Care Assessment Service (ACAS)
  • Commonwealth Home Care Packages
  • National Respite for Carers Program
  • Commonwealth Government Carelink Centres
  • Victorian Support for Carers Program

Who uses HACC?

Services funded by the HACC program are provided to people within the target group subject to the person being assessed and their level of need prioritised. Eligibility for services is not based solely on age, but on the level of difficulty people experience carrying out tasks of daily living. Activities of daily living include personal care, dressing, preparing meals, house cleaning etc.


Why Choose Us?

This section contains information on major projects and strategies relating to the HACC Program: