Veterans’ Home Care Assessment

The unique needs of veterans, who require support to remain living at home, are professionally assessed by our trained specialists.

Aspire 4 Life is a Veterans Home Care assessment agency on behalf of the department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) supporting Veterans to access services in 13 regions across 3 states of Australia. The Veterans Home Care (VHC) provides a small amount of practical help at home so you can continue to live independently.

To arrange an assessment, call a VHC Assessment Agency on 1300 550 450 or visit the DVA website directly.

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Frequently asked questions

Am I eligible?

You are eligible for an assessment if you have a:

  • Veteran Gold Card
  • Veteran White Card for an accepted service-related injury or condition

Our friendly team will be able to assist you in determining eligibility.

What services are available through VHC?

  • Domestic help
  • Personal Care
  • Respite Care
  • Home and Garden Maintenance

What am I eligible for?

The assessor will discuss your unique situation and after identifying the person’s needs, we can recommend an effective service plan and source approval in consultation with Veteran Home Care Service Providers.

My needs have changed – now what?

If you feel your needs have changed since your assessment, contact your VHC Assessment Agency using the number in your VHC care plan or call 1300 550 450.


DVA covers most costs to the eligible veteran however some services require a co-payment. Our friendly team can discuss this with you.

How do I apply?

Call 1300 550 450 to speak to an assessment agency. Assessments are telephoned based and completed at a time that suits you.

What happens next?

The assessor will create your care plan for your identified service needs and a copy will be mailed to you. The plan will also be sent directly to the service provider who will call you to commence services.

What regions do you cover?

Aspire 4 Life is proud to cover South Australia, The Northern Territory, and 7 Regions in NSW – Macquarie, New England, Northern Sydney, Western Sydney, Central Sydney, South Eastern Sydney and South Western Sydney.

To arrange an assessment, call a VHC Assessment Agency on 1300 550 450 or visit the DVA website directly.