Residential care subsidies
People who need long-term supported accommodation due to illness or a disability may be entitled to access one of three subsidies.
‘Residential Payments: A guide for administrators of residential facilities’ outlines the role of Te Whatu Ora in the payments process.
It includes explanations of the terminology used and examples of paperwork Te Whatu Ora requires from facilities before it can make payment. It also gives information on the interactions necessary with agencies such as the Ministry of Social Development.