Western Sydney/Nepean Regional Community Care Forum
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Western Sydney/Nepean Regional Community Care Forum

Western Sydney/Nepean Regional Community Care Forum

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Nirimba Room, Blacktown City Council

Level 5/ 62 Flushcombe Rd.

Blacktown, 2148

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This forum is open to community aged care and disability service providers (primarily funded under the Commonwealth Home Support Program and NSW Community Care Supports Program) in Western Sydney and the Nepean, as well as to relevant stakeholders from other services and sectors.

There is no cost to attend, but please register on or before Friday 3 March 2017 to assist us with seating and catering arrangements.

Queries to: rocellital@wscf.org.au




Western Sydney/Nepean Regional Community Care Forum

2017: A Big Year Ahead


Tuesday, 7 March 2017

10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Blacktown City Council-Nirimba Room, Level 5

62 Flushcombe Rd, Blacktown NSW (please enter via Campbell St. entrance)




P R O G R A M M E


9:45

Registration/Morning tea/Networking


10:05

Welcome and Acknowledgment of Country


10:10

Update on changes to Home Care Packages 2017

Lisa Ralphs | Community Policy Adviser, Aged & Community Services NSW & ACT


10:40

Update on Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP)

Hermine Partamian | Executive Officer, Health State Network NSW & ACT

Aged Care Programmes, Commonwealth Department of Health


11:10

Break


11:25

Helping people access and get the most out of NDIS

Amanda Brickwood | Regional Coordinator, Disability Advocacy NSW


11:55

Update on the NSW Community Care Supports Program (TBC)

Rosie Khan | Senior Policy Officer, NSW FACS Ageing Disability and Home Care (ADHC)


12:30

Light lunch & networking




WSCF’s CHSP/CCSP Development Project is supported by funding from the Australian Government Department of Health (DoH) as well as by the NSW Community Care Supports Program. Visit DoH and ADHC websites for more information. Although funding for this project has been provided by the Australian and NSW governments, the material contained herein does not necessarily represent the views or policies of the Australian and NSW governments.




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