Upcoming Events

Wed 21

Leadership Professional Development Program (Melbourne, VIC)

21 November 2018 @ 8:30 am - 23 November 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Tue 27

Aged Care Quality Standards Webinar

27 November 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

LASA News

New Enquiry Framework For Aged Care Providers Released

In response to an increasing number of escalations of non-payment of government subsidies, duplication of subsidies and time taken to resolve these issues, Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) has collaborated with the Department of Human Services in developing a new...

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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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Twitter Feed 

A warm LASA welcome to new Member Curtin Heritage Living and Managing Director David Cox, pictured receiving his Me… https://t.co/dVWOfroh3a
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A great meeting of our #HomeCare Advisory Group in WA today. Special thanks to David Cox at Curtin Heritage Living… https://t.co/JteiaDbUvU
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Pleased to work with @HumanServicesAU in developing a new Enquiry Framework and pathway to query resolution for the… https://t.co/fordNnLflC
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Our State Manager SA Rosetta Rosa welcomes a huge turnout for the LASA Regional Forum discussing key issues in Port… https://t.co/1rZgWqZfiB
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LASA Members regularly come together to network, learn and shape policy. Our #Queensland residential #agedcare Advi… https://t.co/ziXWJsv8zF
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#LASACongress2018 - Beyond the Horizon, A look into a future ... Cam Ansell presented exploring a future for the… https://t.co/O4w4gYSmLy
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This great workshop aims to equip directors, company secretaries, risk managers and other senior managers in… https://t.co/STYZoONVSu
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RT @GlobalAgeing: The Quality and Performance Measurement Committee of the American Geriatrics Society has developed a white paper supporti…
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RT @Ageing_Better: The importance of #StrengthAndBalance exercise when it comes to falls prevention, cannot be underestimated. https://t.co
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RT @webstercare: Webstercare will be exhibiting at ITAC (Information Technology Aged Care) on Pod 10 at the Adelaide Convention Centre, SA…
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RT @DementiaAus: A Dementia Australia survey found 60%+ don't know what to say to someone with #dementia. Our Help Sheet explains changes i…
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RT @scottishcare: 'Staff are traditionally undervalued because the public do not understand what this work really involves - we need to pro…
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RT @KenWyattMP: An interesting article on the critical importance of developing Australia's professional aged care workforce @JohnPollaers
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RT @AustAgeAgenda: Leadership engagement with the #agedcare workforce strategy is severely lacking, writes @acorn_network founder Samantha…
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RT @DementiaAus: A great initiative from @KenWyattMP & @latrobe, VerilyConnect is an online meeting place for carers of people with #dement…
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RT @GlobalAgeing: Registration is open for the @GlobalAgeing and @OLTCAnews #thisisltc2019 conference! See you in #Toronto next year! https…
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RT @GlobalAgeing: Check out @GlobalAgeing Board Member, Dan Levitt discuss how to "Rethink Aging"! https://t.co/7Ld3GDnp9q
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RT @NgaireHobbins: The 6 most important things for those living in #agedcare. Breakfast Morning tea Lunch Afternoon tea Dinner Supper…
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Pleased to support Lutheran Services Qld in Retirement Living, Home Care & Residential Aged Care. Principal Advisor… https://t.co/7E0IoWvaIe
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LASA WEBINAR (27 Nov). From 1 July 2019 the new Aged Care Quality Standards will be introduced. Are you ready? Cost… https://t.co/ESx8RlT1zF
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