The following articles have the tag Aged Care
Older Australians now have more choice in how home care packages are delivered.
COTA has launched a petition to change discriminatory mental health policy.
Case studies in June’s example compare cost of home vs residential care.
What do you do if something is amiss with your aged care services?
The Sandwich Generation seeking help to manage care for older parents.
Sexual intimacy in aged care is a basic human right that’s currently being neglected.
Noleen Hausler faced legal action simply for trying to protect her father.
A better understanding of the cost of aged care can’t come soon enough.
Katharine Betts examines if an ageing population is such a bad thing.
Aged care needs to be more accessible for those who need help.
In-home care packages being eroded due to management fees.
Here are 10 ways to reduce your financial concerns in retirement.
So, what does the 2015/16 Federal Budget mean for you?
The retirement living sector is to be reviewed.
At Christmas time the ageing of parents often shocks adult children.
What to expect and how to prepare for an aged care assessment.
These five tips are essential to help carers best look after themselves and their charges.
Maurice Patane outlines some of the aged care funding options available.
Kate Swanton, shares her top five tips to help make taking your medications at home ...
How can you better manage your hospital care?
The enormous benefits of using reminiscence therapy to preserve memories.
Discover exactly which budget items will take effect today.
This handy list of must-know terms will help you to navigate arranging aged care.
Morrie knows his mother needs more care to help her remain at home as she ...
Aged care is an issue for all generations, not just the aged.
80 per cent of dementia patients living in aged care are restrained with psychotropic drugs.
Live at home independently for longer by making technology work for you.
Medication management is critical for older Australians.
Could smart home technology help you remain independent for longer?
These tips from Feros Care should help you choose the right aged care facility.
These top five websites will help you to understand and care for your parents.
Most people think that aged care is just about old people in nursing homes.
Consumer Directed Care (CDC) is a welcome change to community aged care
Feros Care’s Jo Cook shares her top 10 tips on how carers can look after ...
Marion is considering having her parents come to live with her.
This case study provided by NICRAC may help you calculate aged care fees.
“If I ever get like that, just shoot me”, my father used to say to ...
Brendon Marnies answers some of the many questions raised when considering aged care options
How did Jean cope with the difficult decisions he had to make about Lionel’s care?
Understand and make informed decisions around the financial issues of aged care
Older Australians and carers will have more of a say in which services they receive
Do you actually know what technology is involved in a smart home?
The NBN helps provide health technology which makes managing chronic conditions easier
These five easy ways you can ensure your meals will keep you bouncing with health ...
Thinking of moving to a care facility? Perhaps you should consider a move overseas.
An Associate Degree in Dementia Aged Care could formalise your qualifications
How do you know when it’s time to change aged care services?
Aged care can be confusing – find out what’s right for you
Elderly parents in China can sue their kids for not visiting often enough
Is Merryle entitled to have her aged care bond returned should she choose to leave ...
Find out how this technology can help you or your parents remain at home for ...
Aged care facilities can now take an extra 1 per cent of a resident’s pension.
Aged care is set to experience the biggest reform in over a decade.
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is this Friday 15 June.
A lot of aged care terminology that can confuse rather than inform.
Julia Gillard today announced major reforms on aged care.
Dementia is scary. There is no cure, it can manifest in different ways, it ...
Alzheimer’s Australia has released a report stating that the Australian aged care system is ...
Most Australian wish to be remain in their own home as they age and ...
The Productivity Commission has been asked to review the quality of aged care currently ...
The future of our ageing population has long been a concern to the Australian ...
While people may hear about Australia’s ageing population and the drain it will be ...
There’s no secret to the fact that Australia is facing a shortage of affordable ...
With the Productivity Commission due to deliver its final report into redesigning Australia's aged care system next month, it will be interesting to see just how far the $55.4 billion committed over the next four years will go. Under National Health Reforms a nationally consistent aged ...
Many assisted living technologies are coming on to the market in the US and are readily available to aid caregivers and those wishing to age-in-place. Whilst this technology is readily available in the US, it’s only a matter of time before these top three gadgets ...
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