Author and advocate Carly Findlay has been awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia for her service to people with a disability.
The Productivity Commission has found unmet demand for home support and falling satisfication with services.
Associate Professor Peter Gonski says access to community transport can improve quality of life for older people.
A review of the NDIS recommends legislating for a maximum eight week time frame for plans to be put in place.
The Royal Australian College of GPs has released updated guidelines for the care of older people.
NSW aged care and disability service provider Beresfield Community Care (BCC) has merged with the Adssi group as providers fight to remain viable in a deregulated marketplace.
Disability services need to be proactive in helping the families of children with an intellectual disability plan for the day when their parents are no longer there, a researcher says.
Analysts have found ‘merit’ in the government’s planned overhaul of home care funding.
Unspent home care funds continue to rise, with some $800 million, or more than $7,000 per client, sitting in coffers around the country.
Simplicity is important when communicating with a person with dementia, the head of Dementia Australia tells Community Care Review.
A community initiative is helping families from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to better understand the national disability system.
More than 110,000 older people are still waiting to receive the home care package they have been approved for, a new report shows.
As the year comes to a close, today marks AAA’s final regular newsletter of 2019.
An ageing population with a desire to remain at home is driving developments in assistive living technology.