Upcoming Events

Feb 05

Consumer Experience & Service in Aged Services (Sydney)

February 5, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

LASA News

Providers welcome MYEFO focus on caring for older Australians

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) says today’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) is a step in the right direction for aged care but more support for older Australians and the age services industry is urgently needed. The Government has announced more...

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Retirement Living Code of Conduct launched

The retirement living industry has today officially launched a new industry code of conduct and is urging all retirement village operators to sign up over the next 12 months to demonstrate their commitment to high standards and resident satisfaction. The Retirement...

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MYEFO an Opportunity for Government to Back Older Australians

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) says next week’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) is an opportunity for the Federal Government to show its commitment to supporting older Australians and the age services industry. LASA CEO Sean Rooney says providing...

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Nominations Open for Excellence in Age Services Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) Excellence in Age Services Awards and LASA Members are urged to get their entries in. LASA Chief Executive Officer Sean Rooney said the Awards aim to promote and recognise excellence across...

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Home Care Not Keeping Up with Demand

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) says data contained in the latest Home Care Packages Program report shows that too many older Australians are not getting care at the level they require. Analysis of the quarterly report (1 July – 30 Sept) confirms two key issues...

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Aged Care Industry Proactive on New Quality Standards

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, has welcomed the Federal Government’s new Aged Care Quality Standards saying its Members have been working for several months to successfully transition to the new single set of standards which take effect...

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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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Twitter Feed 

A step in the right direction: the sector reacts to MYEFO https://t.co/fVHuBwu8eB via @AgedCareInsite #strongvoicehelpinghand
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RT @PRJ_Living: Thanks @GregHuntMP and @LukeHowarthMP for choosing @ballycara to make this announcement! Also good to host Kerri-Anne Doole…
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RT @ballycara: This morning BallyCara hosted The Hon. Greg Hunt, Federal Minister for Health & Luke Howarth, Member for Petrie for the anno…
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#MYEFO a step in the right direction for aged care but more support for older Australians and the age services indu… https://t.co/jw8tOojxJb
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A warm LASA welcome to our new Member @rsllifecare RSL Lifecare in NSW today. Our State Manager NSW, Brendan Moore… https://t.co/Xb9aJm1OnQ
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Federal Government to announce $500m to target chronic aged care shortages - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corp… https://t.co/sYAqHvHwI5
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More aged care funding in budget update to help those who want to stay in their own homes https://t.co/TN1Loz2Q41
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RT @BaptistCare: BaptistCare Orana Centre hosted Dr Takanori Shibata recently. The creator of the PARO robotic seal was visiting from Japa…
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RT @polley_helen: Aged Care Chapter featured on Day 1 of National Conference 2018. A Shorten Labor Government will put senior Australians f…
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LASA welcomes the ALP’s strong focus on caring for older Australians at its national conference in Adelaide today.… https://t.co/e6x8rRA1a8
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RT @JulieCollinsMP: There is a home care packages waitlist crisis. 126,000 older Australians are waiting for a home care package. More than…
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RT @JulieCollinsMP: For a long time now I’ve been calling on the Abbott-Turnbull-Morrison Government to address the burden it has created f…
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Retirement code of conduct to revitalise industry - Read LASA’s commitment to this process. #strongvoicehelpinghand https://t.co/ZIDDLFWQrE
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RT @Benetas: Benetas is pleased to announce Mr Michael Urwin, former Brighton Grammar Headmaster, as the new Chair of the Board. Mr Urwin…
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RT @suelevy_sue: @goodwincare leading the way in innovation to deliver the highest quality care to our seniors #agedcare @KenWyattMP @liese…
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Qld State Manager Kerri Lanchester welcomes Miles and Virginia Beaufort, owners and directors of Home Instead Senio… https://t.co/uhQbmHkjJR
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Join @CEO_LASA Sean Rooney for our State of the Industry Briefing breakfasts presented in partnership with… https://t.co/b5Pyo5gkht
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Qld State Manager, Kerri Lanchester welcomed new member, Woodlands Age Care. Specialising in psycho geriatrics, Woo… https://t.co/FG1L6XjnJ1
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RT @MVR76: Great initiative by @GlobalAgeing & @LASANational to bring 🇺🇸&🇦🇺 providers together via a virtual Roundtable. Delighted to be in…
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New retirement code of conduct to promote resident safety, dignity and happiness https://t.co/T6GtpJch7F via @talkingagedcare
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