Budget 2019–20: More Choices for a Longer Life – enhanced home care support for veterans

This Budget fact sheet outlines how the Government will increase the supplement paid to veterans with a mental health condition related to their service, who are receiving a home care package.

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More Choices for a Longer Life – enhanced home care support for veterans

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The Government will increase the supplement paid to veterans with a mental health condition related to their service who are receiving a home care package. The supplement will be increased from 10 per cent of the level of the home care package to 11.5 per cent. The veterans’ supplement is currently paid to around 180 home care recipients.

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