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Home and Community Care (HACC) Home Modifications Review

The online survey for the HACC Home modifications, Home Maintenance and Goods and Equipment Services provided to older people is now available.

The Department of Social Services is currently conducting a Review of  Commonwealth HACC Home Modifications, Home Maintenance and Goods and  Equipment services, provided to older people.

National Discussions on Home Modifications and Home Maintenance services  were conducted in each state and territory between 21 October and 18  November 2013.

In addition to the National Discussions, online questionnaires covering  Home Modifications, Home Maintenance and Goods and Equipment services are  now available. There are specific questionnaires available which target  the following groups: 

 ·    Service providers

 ·    Clients

 ·    Carers

 ·    Peak bodies (representing clients, carers, service providers or workforce)

The questionnaires will be hosted under the Public Consultations tab on  the Living Longer Living Better website:

The online questionnaires will be available from 13 December 2013 to 10  January 2014.