Transition Care Program (TCP)

The Transition Care Program is a national, goal-oriented, time-limited program for older people who have completed their hospital stay. Eastern Health offers Transition Care at three residential sites located within the eastern region.

For clients who are from culturally diverse backgrounds, the TCP client information booklet and agreement is available via the DHHS website in twelve languages (English, Arabic, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Croatian, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Turkish and Vietnamese)


Enquiries can be made directly to the Transition Care Program administration team who will provide a Referral Form. Contact via (03) 9955 7585


TCP Client Fees are adjusted by the Commonwealth twice yearly (March and September)

Transition Care Program, PO Box 5177, Wantirna, 3152

P  (03) 9955 7585     F  (03) 9870 8599


TCP Administration: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm

Visiting Times: There are no fixed visiting times for the TCP residential sites.

If you have a query, please contact the TCP Administration team or, when admitted, discuss with the allocated TCP case manager.