Upcoming Events

Fri 16

Insights from the Aged Care Pricing Commissioner

16 November 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Fri 16

LASA Regional Industry Forum (Far North QLD)

16 November 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

LASA News

Aged Care Issues in the Spotlight at Regional Forum

Aged Care in the Yorke Peninsula and Lower North will be on the agenda at a regional forum in Port Broughton on Tuesday 20 November. The national peak body for aged care, Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), is hosting the forum to provide information to local...

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LASA Backs Urgent Appeal to Fund Bush Nurses

Leading Age Services Australia Limited (LASA), the voice of aged care, has backed a call from Victoria’s Bush Nursing Centres (BNCs) for the State Government to immediately fund an enterprise bargaining agreement (EBA) with nurses. The Balmoral Bush Nursing Centre has...

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LASA Welcomes Focus on Remote Age Services

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) has welcomed the release of details on the Remote Aged Care Workforce Accord initiative. The Accord is one of the recommendations contained in the Aged Care Workforce Strategy released last month and aims to provide a unified...

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LASA welcomes funding for research centre of excellence

Leading Age Services Australia Limited (LASA) has welcomed new funding for the Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR) at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. The Government yesterday announced it would...

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LASA urges Vic Premier to fund Bush Nursing Centres

Leading Age Services Australia Limited (LASA), the voice of aged care, has called on the Victorian Government to commit to further funding the state’s Bush Nursing Centres (BNCs). LASA, which represents Victoria’s 15 community-based, not-for-profit Bush Nursing...

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Training partnership boosts skills in aged services industry

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) has announced a new partnership with Universal Care Training (UCT) to deliver a comprehensive suite of in-person and online training courses for the aged services industry. “This partnership builds on LASA’s existing courses...

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Industry Honours the Best in Age Services

A nurse practitioner, a health and wellbeing team and a provider serving older Australians in two states including remote areas have been recognised for excellence at the aged care industry’s biggest event of the year. The inaugural Leading Age Services Australia...

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CEO SEAN ROONEY ADDRESS TO CONGRESS 2018

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Let me start by acknowledging the Traditional Owners of the land on which we are meeting today, the Kaurna people.  I pay my respects to their elders, past and present, and acknowledge their connection to this land and their continuing contribution to...

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Big congrats to our valued Member Bolton @BoltonClarke on this national award. It is pleasing that innovation in fo… https://t.co/7tRxpTfYzz
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ONLINE TRAINING - LASA is now offering a suite of online #Training courses for the age services industry. More than… https://t.co/YVu5s7bNaa
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A warm LASA welcome to our new Member Uniting Communities in South Australia. Pictured is CEO Simon Schrapel receiv… https://t.co/oEtnSNXyav
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