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Strengthening protections for older Australians – Options for a national aged care Serious Incident Response Scheme report Following a recommendation of the Carnell Paterson Review of National Aged Care Quality Regulatory Processes, the Department engaged KPMG to undertake extensive stakeholder consultation and analysis to develop a report outlining options for Government consideration. 02/05/2019
New Charter of Aged Care Rights The Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP announced a new Charter of Aged Care Rights (the Charter). 02/05/2019
The Australian Aged Care System Information Sessions - For the Cantonese Speaking Community Are you over 65 years of age? Would you like to know more about changes in aged care? Are you looking after your parents, an elderly relative or friend? 02/05/2019
The Australian Aged Care System Information Sessions - For the Mandarin Speaking Community Are you over 65 years of age? Would you like to know more about changes in aged care? Are you looking after your parents, an elderly relative or friend? 02/05/2019
The Australian Aged Care System Information Session Are you over 65 years of age? Would you like to know more about changes in aged care? Are you looking after your parents, an elderly relative or friend? 02/05/2019
Every Carer has a Story Weavers - Support along the caring journey 02/05/2019
Indigenous Aged Care Design Guide The Indigenous Aged Care Design Guide is a resource to assist in the design, construction, ongoing assessment and maintenance of aged care facilities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This Guide provides practical information on the design, selection, installation, construction, renovation and maintenance of all aspects related to aged care facilities. It is a resource for everybody involved in providing aged care services to the Aboriginal and Torre Strait Islander people. 02/05/2019
LGBTIQ INTERSECT ONLINE RESOURCE IS NOW LIVE LGBTIQ Intersect has been developed by Victorian Transcultural Mental Health (VTMH) in collaboration with [email protected], La Trobe University (GLHV). 02/05/2019
Guide to Wellness and Reablement Resource Booklet Implementing Wellness and Reablement Approaches in Community Aged Care. 02/05/2019
Aged Care Diversity Framework Action Plans Action plans have been developed under the Aged Care Diversity Framework to assist government and aged care service providers to address specific barriers and challenges faced by older people with diverse characteristics and life experiences. 02/05/2019
Aged Care Diversity Framework - Resources The intent of the Framework (the Framework) is to assist government, peak organisations and representative groups, and aged care providers to address the perceived or actual barriers to accessing aged care while enabling consumers and carers to be a partner in this process. 02/05/2019
Dementia Family Carer Education - North Ryde We have the following dementia carer education coming up in North Ryde. Attached please find the flyer and registration form 02/05/2019
Guide to Support Forgotten Australian Entering Care South Australian-based residential aged care, home care and retirement living provider Helping Hand has launched a new resource to support Forgotten Australians accessing care services. 02/05/2019
Consumer Advocates First Up at Royal Commission The nation’s leading consumer representatives will comprise the first witnesses at the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety when hearings open next week. 02/05/2019
Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety - Practice Guidelines The Royal Commission has issues a list of practice guidelines to assist parties, witnesses and members of the public involved with the Royal Commission. 02/05/2019
Registrations now open for NEAC 2019 6th NATIONAL ELDER ABUSE CONFERENCE REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN 02/05/2019
A Dementia Care Special For Families & Carers Our FREE Dementia Resource Guide. A practical guide for carers & families to help people with dementia 27/09/2018
Offline Assessment Forms - appropriate approval to start services If a system issue prevents the delegate from recording their approval decisions on My Aged Care, the delegate is required to use the Offline Approval Form (accessed through the My Aged Care assessor portal) to record their decision/s. 27/09/2018
Updated National Screening and Assessment Form available on 2 July The National Screening and Assessment Form (NSAF) supports the collection of information during the My Aged Care screening and assessment process. 27/09/2018
CHSP - update for service providers Home and Community Care (HACC) services for older people in Western Australia transitioned to the CHSP from 1 July 2018. WA providers transitioning to the CHSP have been offered a two-year CHSP agreement to 30 June 2020. 13/09/2018