McLean Care® has been successful in an application for major Government grant funding, which will enable us to design, build and trial unique and innovative technology that may assist older people keep their driver’s licences longer.
In 2016, the Dementia and Aged Care Service (DACS), an Australian Government initiative, announced that $34 million in grants funding would be made available, through a competitive application process. This flexible funding is designed to support emerging priorities and challenges in aged care; new and innovative, generally time-limited projects that address aged care priority areas, that help strengthen the aged care system.
Our application was submitted under the grant opportunity category ‘Seed funding for adaptive technology projects to enable consumers to stay in their own home’.
We are committed to ensuring that older people in regional, rural and remote communities have equitable access to services that help them to maintain their health, independence and wellbeing as they age.
> Approved by Australian Government to provide aged care services
> Accredited high standard of care
> Award winning, professional, trained staff
> All staff hold current police checks
> Non-profit organisation with no religious affiliation
> Experienced rural and regional provider
> Provide innovative, technological care solutions