LASA is the national peak body representing and supporting providers of age services across residential care, home care and retirement living. Our purpose is to enable a high performing, respected, and sustainable age services industry delivering accessible, affordable, quality care and services for older Australians.
We represent providers of age services of all types and sizes located across Australia’s metropolitan, regional and rural areas. Consistent with the overall industry profile, 57% of our Members are not-for-profit providers, 33% are for-profit providers and 10% are government providers.
Our diverse and representative membership gives LASA the ability to speak with credibility and authority on issues of importance to older Australians and the age services industry.
Our purpose is to enable high performing, respected and sustainable age services that support older Australians to age well by providing care, support and accommodation with quality, safety and compassion – always.
Passion – We strive to make a positive difference in the lives of older Australians by meeting the needs of our Members to the best of our abilities.
Respect – We value diversity, the rights and views of others, and our conduct is always polite, considerate and professional.
Integrity – We always act honestly and ethically and we consistently meet the standards we set and the commitments we make.
Daring – We are open to new ideas, take calculated risks, and are not afraid to speak up on issues of importance.
Excellence – We always do our best and seek to continuously improve in how we meet the needs and expectations of our Members.