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Understanding Aged Care: It’s a Tough Road for Seniors living with HIV

By on Friday, November 15, 2013

Seniors living with HIV are still suffering from a lack of education among professionals in the aged care industry, according to a recent forum dedicated to the issue which ran in New Farm, Queensland.

The forum addressed the impact that HIV has on people who are ageing, with studies showing that conditions associated with ageing including cancer, diabetes, osteoporosis, cardio vascular, kidney and liver disease are more common in a 55 year old living with HIV than a 75 year old living without HIV.

Aged Care Jobs: Meals On Wheels Celebrates 80,000 Volunteers

By on Friday, November 15, 2013

National Meals on Wheels day took place last week to celebrate the 78,700 volunteers and their contribution to their community.

Meals on Wheels Australia President Leon Holmes said the day was about recognising the efforts of the organisation, who have delivered more than 14.8 million meals to over 50,000 recipients in a year.

The organisation delivers meals to metropolitan, regional and rural areas in Australia but said the service was much more than a meal.

Aged Care Facilities Canberra: Push for Pets in Residential Aged Care

By on Thursday, November 14, 2013

The ABC has reported that support to allow pets in residential aged care is growing. Currently many residential aged care homes forbid pets and residents are often forced to leave their companion/s behind when they move into a nursing home or retirement village. Whilst there are current support services to help elderly people find suitable homes for their pets if they are required to leave them behind, many are pushing for aged care providers to preserve the bond between residents and their pets.

Aged Care Industry: Call for Independent Study after Rorting Claims

By on Thursday, November 14, 2013

ACSA (Aged and Community Services Australia), the peak body for mission-based aged care providers have called on the Government to look into the actual cost of providing care for the elderly, after recent rorting claims of aged care funding.

Residential Aged Care – Adelaide/South Australia

By on Thursday, March 24, 2011

Finding residential aged care in South Australia is easy with our comprehensive aged care online directory. You can also search for aged care homes in Adelaide and its surrounding suburbs.

Residential Aged Care – Hobart/Tasmania

By on Thursday, March 24, 2011

Finding residential aged care in Tasmania is easy with our comprehensive aged care online directory. You can also refine your search to show you residential aged care homes in Hobart. 

Residential Aged Care – Sydney/New South Wales

By on Thursday, March 24, 2011

Residential aged care in New South Wales can be found by using on our comprehensive aged care online directory. You can also refine your search by searching for aged care homes in Sydney.

Residential Aged Care – Perth/Western Australia

By on Thursday, March 24, 2011

Residential aged care in Western Australia can be searched for using our comprehensive online directory. If you are in the metropolitan area, you can search for aged care homes and nursing homes in Perth. 

Residential Aged Care – Brisbane/Queensland

By on Thursday, March 24, 2011

Residential aged care in Queensland can be searched for online with our comprehensive aged care directory.

Home Care in Brisbane

By on Thursday, February 24, 2011

What is Home Care?

If you or someone you know is considering moving into residential aged care but are not ready to leave their home, then Home Care may be an appropriate alternative.

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