Latest aged care News

New COVID-19 restrictions for Greater Sydney
Updates to COVID-19 Directions 19 December 2020, South Australia
NSW latest coronavirus data as at 19 December
Updates to COVID-19 Directions 18 December 2020, South Australia
Paying tribute to Rockhampton’s oldest immigrants
NSW public health advisory
NSW latest coronavirus data as at 18 December
Public health alert – new venues 17 December
NSW public health alert – Northern Beaches
Queensland latest coronavirus data as at 17 December
Record funding for aged care infrastructure
MYEFO fails to provide hope or confidence for 2021 to millions on low incomes
$172.5 million funding top up to support Australian medical research
2020-21 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook
More Support for Home Care Welcomed
Aged care visitor restrictions ease
New Queensland Core Palliative Care Medicines List for Queensland Community Patients released
Still no Federal Government plan for aged care crisis
MYEFO home care packages welcome but pressure remains on Budget to address workforce shortfalls
ACOSS welcomes new investment in home care packages
AEU and Nurses Union rift over training
10,000 extra home care packages in MYEFO is great news for older Australians, who are Safer at Home
Concerts to celebrate end of challenging year for aged care residents
Research funding a further step towards improving quality of care of people impacted by dementia
A win for interdisciplinary collaboration
5 tips for ventilation to reduce COVID risk at home and work
Australia’s leading specialist trustee company releases third annual Giving Review
Older Aussies turn to video games to improve balance and brain function
Investing In Court Recovery And Family Violence Support
$20 million investment in respite services for senior Australians from diverse backgrounds welcomed
Aged care visitor limits ease before Christmas
Australian College of Nursing launches aged care continual professional development series to upskill nurses
Aged care homes “must not ruin Christmas” by barring visitors
National Federal Reform Council a welcome boost for recovery: ALGA
Updated COVID-19 Directions 2020- Public Activities No 16, South Australia
Updated COVID-19 Directions 2020- Residential Aged Care No 17, South Australia
‘Connect with Gather my Crew’ makes volunteering easy
Reappointment of Public Advocate
New Aged Care Facility For Melbourne’s South-East
Extending MBS mental health support for aged care residents
Seymour Aged Care Facility Upgrade One Step Closer
Ambulance response times blowing out again
Strong investment in youth theatre, literature and First Nations art in latest Australia Council grants
42 disability rights and advocacy organisations call for an end to segregation of disabled people
Aged Care policy reform crucial to attract workers
A bright future for our Fire Equipment Maintenance business
Ramp up of Infection Control Training to strengthen ICT’s revenue base
Use Victorian pharmacists to reduce medicine related harm