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Current Grant Opportunity View - GO4863

COVID-19 Aged Care Support Program Extension

Contact Details

Health Grants Team

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(02) 6289 5600

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GO ID:
GO4863
Agency:
Department of Health
Close Date & Time:
31-Mar-2022 2:00 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Internal Reference ID:
P061025
Primary Category:
101001 - Aged Care
Publish Date:
4-Jun-2021
Location:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS
Selection Process:
Demand Driven

Description:

The COVID-19 Aged Care Support Program Extension will reimburse eligible aged care providers for eligible expenditure incurred on managing direct impacts of COVID-19. The Program will run over 1 year in 2021-22. The Program will assist Residential Aged Care, National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flexible Aged Care Program and Home Care Package providers that are subject to direct COVID-19 impacts, to deliver continuity of safe quality care for consumers.

Please ensure you view/use latest versions of the following documents:

  • Frequently Asked Questions Version 2
  • Cost Calculator Version 2
  • Addendum 2

To view the grant opportunity documents, please select the red "GO Documents" button on the left hand side.

Eligibility:

Eligible applicants can apply for funding for each impacted service for the periods between the date on which the resident, staff member or client is tested for COVID-19 and the date on which direct COVID-19 impacts are resolved (i.e. no infected or isolated residents, staff members or clients). 

Eligible applicants are:

  • An approved Residential Aged Care provider with one or more services directly impacted by COVID-19; and/or
  • An approved National Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Flexible Aged Care Provider with one or more services directly impacted by COVID-19; and/or
  • An approved Home Care provider one or more services directly impacted by COVID-19.
Total Amount Available (AUD):

$29,900,000.00

Instructions for Application Submission:

Submit your application by the closing date and time using the online application form link located via the "GO Documents" button on the left hand side.

Once you have submitted your application using the online application form link you will receive an automatic email with your Submission Reference ID. Retain this number if you wish to query your application with the Department.

Addenda Available:

Contact Details

Health Grants Team

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(02) 6289 5600

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