The nation’s leaders need to drive a national focus on creating a culture of respect for older Australians, says the CEO of Leading Age Services Australia.
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Assistive technology specialist mCare Digital has released a new personal emergency alarm system.
The Australian Council of Social Services has produced a free toolkit to support community organisations build their resilience to disasters and emergencies.
A fire in an aged care facility in Sydney’s north-west this morning has been brought under control. Police are currently investigating the incident.
The Department of Health and Ageing has been liaising with flood affected providers in Queensland to ensure the safety of clients.
A small number of high risk residents were evacuated yesterday and some facilities remain on standby.
Aged care residents who present at hospitals are more likely to be admitted and to stay there longer.
An aged care crisis management tool developed in Brisbane has been recognised on the world stage.