Upcoming Events

Wed 27

Age Services Industry Forum Webinar – (SA & NT)

27 May 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Thu 28

LASA News

LASA commends volunteers across Australia

LASA says a national ‘thank you’ to the 70,000-plus volunteers who contribute so much to the wellbeing of over 1.3 million older Australians receiving home and residential care services. Hundreds of LASA Members will be celebrating National Volunteer Week, with the...

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Industry code for visiting aged care homes released

The ‘Industry Code for Visiting Residential Aged Care Homes during COVID-19’ has been released by 13 aged care peak bodies and consumer advocacy organisations. The Code creates a nationally consistent approach that ensures residents can receive visitors while...

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A message from aged care to Australia

Aged care services are working hard to keep older Australians safe - and we need your help Aged care services are at the forefront of saving lives during the coronavirus pandemic, committed staff working harder than ever before to keep hundreds of thousands of...

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Respected commentator Dr @normanswan provides confidence for older Australians and their families about minimising… https://t.co/XbMWD07u5x
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RT @DVAAus: Tune in tomorrow at 11:00 AM AEST for our free educational webinar to know all about our DVA Veterans’ Home Care services! We h…
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COVID-19 will rumble on in aged care for months – if not years. For us, the biggest risk is complacency as an indus… https://t.co/kEhfoCLRsb
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The 24/7 Silver Memories nostalgia radio service has launched an app for iPads and Android tablets to provide enter… https://t.co/wKbpQaimv0
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Palliative care…it’s more than you think. @LASANational is a supporter of #NPCW2020, @ELDAC_agedcare have released… https://t.co/KEfSfqiSW3
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Staff at Allambie Heights Village in Sydney, marking 50 days in which not a single resident of their aged care faci… https://t.co/BbNYyvEgiR
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Please outline your technology use in age care services - this project is aiming at understanding aged and communit… https://t.co/Y4Jy7djNss
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RT @AlturaLearning: Happy National Volunteer Week (NVW) Australia! A big thank you to all volunteers in aged care who give up their spare t…
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Informing the resident and their families about all elements of care is fundamental to the care relationship and fo… https://t.co/GrSPzku6Pq
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RT @AustAgeAgenda: #Agedcare organisations are acknowledging the unwavering dedication of its unpaid workforce as part of #volunteerweek ce…
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It’s up to all of us to be COVIDSafe by practising good hygiene, keeping your distance, downloading the COVIDSafe a… https://t.co/IyegaFyxMH
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Webinar - contemporary issues in the aged care workforce will provide updates from the @AgedCareQuality Commission… https://t.co/JKJxMBb8uF
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RT @SAHealth: The last patient recovering from COVID-19 left the RAH today. Paul contracted COVID-19 on the Ruby Princess. He was so ill he…
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RT @hughriminton: Retired nurse denied COVID-19 travel exemption four times is reunited with dying sister at last. https://t.co/Cn8ymm6evN
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Older Australians and the people who care for them are at the forefront of this fight and we are entering a particu… https://t.co/G8WEFeXQQr
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Dr @normanswan says: "With older people so vulnerable to this virus, I am pleased to provide some independent, evid… https://t.co/M7LY2gxT4I
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Join this FREE webinar Thursday at 2pm AEST - if you are an age services innovator and/or are involved in digital t… https://t.co/dJE6WQoVuG
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Too often society fails to see the beauty in older people, says photographer Arianne Clement, but she thinks this i… https://t.co/8TBS3Mhypf
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The Visitor Access Code includes the respective rights and responsibilities of providers, residents & visitors. It… https://t.co/7eOROb9i0H
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