Accommodation Assistance

Cystic Fibrosis Community Care’s (CFCC) Accomodation Assistance Program assists CFCC members with cystic fibrosis (CF) who live in regional Victoria to have the support of their immediate family while attending appointments and/or hospital stays in Melbourne.

Who can apply?

The accomodation must be for:

  • A CF-related hospital visit or clinic
  • A person with CF who is a resident of regional Victoria (incl Albury area) or their immediate family member
  • Current members of CFCC

What support can I receive?

CFV will help subsidise the cost of accommodation for regional members during a hospital admission.

  • Regional members can receive up to $100 per night for a maximum of three nights accommodation. 
  • Members will be required to pay at minimum of $45.00 per night (members may be eligible to have this reimbursed through a government funded patient transport assistance scheme such as VPTAS or IPTAAS)
  • Acccomodation must be booked through CFCC
  • A completed application form must be provided
  • Petrol, meals and other incidentals are not included

How do I apply? 

  1. Download and complete an application form (PDF 123KB)
  2. Send it to Cystic Fibrosis Victoria via:
        Post: 80 Dodds Street, Southbank Vic 3006
        Email: support@cfv.org.au
        Fax: (03) 9686 3437

If you have any questions about the Accomodation Assistance Program please contact us on email: support@cfv.org.au or phone: (03) 9686 1811. 

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