Understanding Funding

At NDNS we understand each person’s circumstances differ, we offer an individualised approach with a focus on quality care services. We will communicate with you to provide the right service for your needs and enable you to maintain your lifestyle and independence to remain in your own home. 

NDNS provides professional care and support that you can trust. Our qualified team of nurses, support workers and domestic assistants work with you to determine your needs and tailor services to suit you - whether you're growing older, a concerned family member, or living with a disability. NDNS has been providing these supports to people in the Hunter Region for over 45 years. 

What supports can I receive to assist me remain at home? 

NDNS is an approved provider of My Aged Care Home Care Packages, the Commonwealth Home Support Programme and Veterans Home Care. 

Under these programs you may be eligible to receive the following supports: 

  • Nursing Care (assist with medications, manage continence, wound dressings, blood pressure)

  • Personal Care (bathing, grooming, dressing, mobility, eating) 

  • Respite 

  • Domestic Services (washing and ironing assistance, shopping services, meal preparation services

  • House and yard maintenance

How much does it cost to receive support in my home?

If you are over 65 and / or living with a disability, you may be able to access these services through your Home Care Package, the My Aged Care Commonwealth Home Support Programme, or disability services. Click here to view Programs NDNS are funded to provide. 

Alternatively, you can arrange to pay privately without any subsidies.

How do I get started?

Our friendly team is here to support you through the process to get started. Please call us on 024353844 to discuss your options.