In-home carers are often reluctant to report workplace health and safety risks, a conference has heard.
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The main impact of home care pricing reforms that came into force this year will be felt from next July, an aged care sector conference has heard.
Community exercise programs could be key to improving the health of Australia’s ageing population.
The number of home care service outlets offering self-managed care has dropped by 40 per cent since last year.
Researchers hope a new falls-prevention app targeting people with dementia will be a game-changer for home care.
Representatives from the home and community care sector will join a national council of youth ambassadors.
Feros Care has taken home an international award for its development and use of new technologies to improve client services.
Scientists have developed coatings with ultra-thin sensors that can be used on walls and floors to monitor the safety of older people at home.
A new resource provides information on introducing a spiritual care program for community aged care providers.
There are calls to incorporate dementia design as a standard as the world’s largest dementia study reveals a ‘dangerous’ amount of stigma.
The rate of injuries caused by falls among older Australians has increased over the last decade, a report shows.
There’s been a drop in the number of people waiting for their assigned home care package for the first time since 2017.
Just 12 per cent of people aged over 60 say they trust the aged care industry, a report has revealed.
Australian researchers have found a clear link between air pollution and an increased risk of developing dementia later in life.