CHSP home maintenance services assist clients to maintain their home in a safe and habitable condition. Examples of home maintenance funded under the program include:
All work must be authorised by LifeTec and we do not offer emergency maintenance services.
LifeTec is funded by My Aged Care under the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) to provide eligible seniors with major home modifications. Under this program, LifeTec may provide a subsidy of up to 50% (capped at $10,000) towards the total cost of the home modification. The client is required to contribute the balance of the costs. The client retains ownership of the modification.
Under the CHSP LifeTec can provide assistance with home maintenance to eligible seniors, who are frail older people aged 65 years and over (50 years and over for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people) and who have difficulty doing everyday tasks.
Ineligible persons are those who are:
To apply for assistance with home maintenance contact LifeTec on 1800 996 887, email CHSP@lifetec.org.au or complete the below form.