New funding streams to ensure the viability of rural and remote aged care services are among the measures aged and community care providers would like to see in the forthcoming Budget.
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The relocation of residents during the bushfire crisis has provided us with experiences which can immediately benefit other providers, writes Liz Roberts.
UnitingCare Ageing has launched a new survey so that it can better understand the interactions that older LGBTI adults have with the aged care system and design more inclusive services.
The federal government plans to introduce legislation to ban gag clauses in contracts entered into with the NFP sector, it was announced today.
Key sector spokespeople are speaking up. They are not happy with the recently announced changes to ACFI and hint at a soon-to-be launched media campaign to tackle the funding issue.
The majority of Australians are unaware that the federal government recently announced an aged care reform package, according to recent poll results.
Hot off the press, here’s how the sector is reacting to the federal government’s aged care reform package.
An overwhelming majority of Australian voters would opt for Treasury’s money to be spent on aged care reform, rather than being kept aside as a budget surplus, a new survey has found.
To cope with increasing demand, not-for-profit organisations will have to do more with less and find a diverse range of revenue streams, according to a new report.
Not only has the PC handed down its final report from its Disability Care and Support inquiry but the PM has endorsed the proposed National Disability Insurance Scheme.
UnitingCare is is targetting disadvantaged older people as well as families and young people, in its annual Christmas appeal.
A returned Gillard Labor Government would deliver much needed reforms for the non-profit sector with benefits for all aged care providers.
A grassroot community campaign, organised by UnitingCare Ageing, has gone far to promote greater respect for older people.
UnitingCare Ageing’s Woodfield facility in Haberfield will mark the start of its new intergenerational playgroup with an open day at the centre this Thursday.