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Final report of the Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) Review

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Publication date: 
January 2017
Publication type: 
Report
Intended audience: 
General public
Description: 

In August 2016, the Department engaged Australian Healthcare Associates (AHA) to review the CVS. 

The key review areas included:

  • aligning CVS with aged care reforms
  • expanding the role of volunteer visitors
  • enhancing uptake of the CVS
  • special needs groups
  • improving program management
  • other ways to address social isolation