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CHSP Growth Funding 2024-25 - What You Need to Know.

CHSP Growth Funding 2024-25 - What You Need to Know.

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CHSP Growth Funding 2024-25 - What You Need to Know.

The federal government has announced new funding opportunities for the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP). The goal is to meet the growing needs of older Australians and improve access to critical services.

What is the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP)?

The Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) is designed to provide entry-level aged care services to help older people live independently in their homes. It includes a range of services such as help around the house, transport, meal services, personal care, home modifications, social support, nursing and allied health services, and planned respite care.

Overview of CHSP Growth Funding 2024-25

With an investment of $100 million, the CHSP Growth Funding 2024-25 is introduced to increase the availability of services like domestic assistance, allied health, therapy, transport, and home maintenance. The Growth Funding grant, running from October 1, 2024, to June 30, 2025, addresses local needs across different Aged Care Planning Regions. It also aims to attract new providers from aged care, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Aside from the Growth Funding grant, the CHSP First Nations Growth Funding 2024–25, announced in the May 2023 Federal Budget, invests $10 million to enhance culturally safe CHSP aged care services for First Nations people. The grant aims to attract new Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCO) providers, delivering aged care, NDIS, and primary health and not delivering CHSP services. 


To apply for CHSP Growth Funding programs, service providers must be one of the following entity types:

  • Indigenous Corporation (registered under the Corporations (Aboriginal and /or Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006)
  • Company
  • Corporate Commonwealth Entity
  • Non-Corporate Commonwealth Statutory Authority
  • Corporate State or Territory Entity
  • Non-corporate State or Territory Entity
  • Non-corporate State or Territory Statutory Authority
  • Local Government
  • Cooperative
  • Incorporated Association
  • Statutory Entity
  • Partnership
  • Unincorporated Association. 

Additional requirements for CHSP Growth Funding 2024-25: Applicants must be existing Commonwealth-funded providers of: the Department of Health and Aged Care, the Department of Veterans Affairs, or the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Additional requirements for CHSP First Nations Growth Funding 2024–25: Your business must be an ACCO and not currently providing CHSP services. Your business should already deliver services similar to Commonwealth-funded aged care providers (either residential aged care or Home Care Packages), National Disability Insurance Scheme service providers, or primary healthcare service providers.

Application Process

To apply, you can submit the application and attachments through the "Grant Opportunity Documents" button on the left-hand side of the CHSP Growth Funding and CHSP First Nations Growth Funding website. Keep a copy of your submission and supporting documents. 

After submission, you will receive an automated email with a Submission Reference ID, which you should keep for future inquiries. If you don't receive the confirmation email within 48 hours, contact for assistance.

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CHSP Growth Funding 2024-25 - What You Need to Know.
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