The Future Social Service Institute in Victoria is hosting an event next month for service providers on the processes and pitfalls of mergers and acquisitions in the not-for-profit sector.
Employers, colleagues and consumers are being encouraged to nominate leaders and innovators in aged care for this year’s HESTA Aged Care Awards.
A new guide has been launched to help improve the experience of air travel for people with dementia.
Best practice strategies for caring for a person with dementia at night time is the focus of a new guide for formal and informal carers.
The Commonwealth says it will look at new oversight measures for retirement villages following the Four Corners program, while seniors call for new national regulations.
A new smartphone app aims to equip aged care workers with information and advice to meet the cultural needs of people with dementia.
The Department of Health has released a series of online resources to support providers to deliver aged care services that are inclusive of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) seniors.
A new mediation and conflict resolution service has been launched in Victoria to support seniors experiencing elder abuse.
Aged care CEO Sandra Hills says she hopes to use her Queen’s Birthday Honour as a platform to further drive change in the sector.
Managing the “risk of choice” in a consumer-led aged care environment is complex, say providers following premature deaths report.
Palliative Care Australia has released two new online resources to make it easier for people to record and share their care wishes and preferences at the end of life.
‘Ageing in Australia’ takes a broad-ranging look at the major policy and practice issues raised by an ageing population.
A new online resource has been launched to support aged care workers to deliver evidence-based palliative care to older Australians.
The Federal Government will today detail the latest allocation of beds under the 2016-17 Aged Care Approvals Round providing almost 10,000 new aged care places.