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Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) Manual 2018–2020

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Publication date: 
January 2018
Last updated: 
21 August 2019
Publication type: 
Intended audience: 
Health sector

This manual is for service providers who work with the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP). 

It has 2 parts:

Part A — The program

This covers:

  • what the program is
  • its history
  • the wellness approach to services
  • what services are funded under the CHSP
  • sub-programs
  • client access
  • client contribution framework

Part B — Administration

This covers service provider and departmental responsibilities.

Appendices cover:

  • useful resources
  • policies and guidelines
  • contacts
  • police certificate guidelines