Media Releases

LASA recognised for innovation in age services

  LASA’s Principal Advisor – Innovation, Merlin Kong Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, is proud to be recognised for its leadership in promoting innovation in age services through the award-winning innovAGEING initiative. LASA and...

Australia Recognises Aged Care Workforce

Australia’s aged care workforce is being recognised today for the positive contribution its hundreds of thousands of members make to the lives of older Australians and the wider community. Aged Care Employee Day is a national day to say thank you to the more than...

Young leaders taking action to shape the future of age services

Photo: Next Gen Principal Advisor Samantha Bowen addressing young leaders in age services. The next generation of leaders in aged care are mobilising to start shaping the future of age services in Australia. Leading Age Services Australia’s Next Gen program is rolling...

Sector welcomes consumer focus of new aged care quality standards

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, has welcomed the Federal Government’s new Aged Care Quality Standards which take effect from today. “The new standards focus on outcomes for older Australians and reflect the level of care and quality of...