Magdalena Biadala-Sahingoez, Team Leader of Social Support and Respite Programs at Australian Multicultural Community Services (AMCS) explains how The Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) helps senior Australians access entry-level support services to live independently and safely at home.
The program is sponsored by the federal government and is a joint initiative undertaken by the Multicultural Community Councils of NSW, Victoria and Queensland.
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