Consumer directed care (home care packages)

Home care packages are delivered on a Consumer Directed Care (CDC) basis. This means you (and your carer) have more choice and control over what services are delivered and where and when they are delivered.

CDC means

If your circumstances change you and your home care provider can change your care plan to suit your needs.

You and your service provider will agree on:

If your needs cannot be met using your home care package budget, then you may need to look at other options, including:

This process must be directed by you, in partnership with your service provider.