News feed: Aged Care

18th Jan

Self-Management Home Care

 

COTA Australia listens to the voice of older Australians who have told us that they want to continue to make their own decisions and maintain control over the care and services they receive in their own homes as they age.…

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20th Jun

Invitation for consumers and carers to participate in Wellness and Reablement National Review

 

This survey will close on Monday 26 June 2017

The Nous Group, on behalf of the Department of Health, has extended the date for clients and carers using Government home care programs to have their say in an important national …

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18th May

Budget Aged Care Measures Welcome – Except One

 

COTA Australia welcomed several additional commitments to the continuing aged care reform process in tonight’s Federal Budget but expressed concern about delays in moving on key reforms.

Minister Greg Hunt has announced that the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) that …

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11th May

Budget 2017 Delivers Some Good News For Older Australians

 
Budget 2017: government delivers some good news for older Australians but misses some key challenges of an ageing Australia

The 2017 Federal Budget has some good measures for older Australians in the areas of health, housing and mature age employment …

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15th Dec

Points To Consider When Deciding On Residentail Aged Care

 
  1. Do you want an independent villa in a Residential Aged Care complex where there are also Low Level Care and High Level Care hostels? (if your partner requires more care, there is only a short stroll between you).
  2. Do you
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