With a growing number of Australians ageing in place at home, a new resource guides care workers, coordinators and informal carers on how to identify the signs of clinical deterioration.
NeuRA has launched a new online seminar series on mental health research and discoveries to make more information about neuroscience accessible to the community.
Dementia among the homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless is one of six diverse groups featured in a series of national workshops getting underway this month.
Aged care facilities should aim to offer flexible dining options and special days, such as barbecues, themed or cultural meals and birthday gatherings, as much as possible, says a leading aged care dietitian.
Culturally-appropriate care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People will be explored in an upcoming video program and interactive live session open to all.
An innovative arts program that can benefit aged care residents and older people in the community has been launched.
Consumer lobby group National Seniors has launched an online resource to help connect older people to evidence-based information on healthy ageing.
A new book to be launched next week guides aged care providers and care professionals on how to optimise lighting and light exposure for older people and people with dementia.
A new resource kit has been developed to support aged care services deliver culturally appropriate care to older Muslim Australians.
A guide to help aged care organisations support residents to use technology and social media to stay connected with their loved ones has been launched today.
A new online course has been launched to help health and aged care workers deliver inclusive care and services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people with dementia.
Mental health charity beyondblue has launched a practical guide for health services to introduce a workplace mental health strategy within their organisations.
Covering topics such as transforming the roles of home care workers to decision-making rights for people with disability, here’s our pick of the latest books to put on your bookshelf.
The Minister for Aged Care Ken Wyatt has launched a resource to facilitate greater public access to key statistics on aged care.