A guide explaining how to run a successful reminiscence program in aged care with the support of high school students has been launched today.
The Department of Health has released a series of new resources to boost the awareness of My Aged Care among Aboriginal communities.
Covering topics such as boosting brain health through diet, and spirituality and ageing, here’s our pick of the latest books to put on your bookshelf.
Dementia Training Australia has launched an online learning platform featuring short and flexible courses designed to help time-poor aged care staff complete the training.
Aged care workers are being encouraged to enrol in a free online course run by the University of Tasmania on the latest in dementia care and research.
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.
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.
‘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.
A world-first app has been launched to support older people and people with disabilities, including renters and strata occupiers, to make simple, inexpensive modifications to their homes.
Community care workers and family carers are being encouraged to access a suite of free resources providing latest information on prevention and treatment of incontinence.
Aged care peak body Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA) has launched a new drug and alcohol policy resource for employers.