Media Releases

Age services sector prepares to honour those who care

Australians are being urged to reach out to people they know who work in aged care on Wednesday 7 August this year and help recognise the positive contribution they make to the lives of our older Australians and the wider community. Aged Care Employee Day is a...

Hundreds of Village Managers to benefit with career progression

LASA and the DCM Institute announce professional development alliance: DCM Village Management program to contribute to LASA Leadership & Management Diploma. Against a backdrop of increasing regulation, the retirement village sector is responding to the growing...

Excellence in WA age services recognised

        Pictured above (l-r) are: Rising Star Nicole Trueman (KinCare), the Bethanie Nurse Leaders Team, and Individual winner Linda Kuuse (Stirling Community Care) and the team from EPIS Incorporated. The best in age services from across Western...

LASA calls for urgent action from new Minister

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, has today congratulated Senator Richard Colbeck on his appointment as Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians and says making aged care better must be an urgent priority for the Morrison Government....

Excellence In Age Services Finalists For WA Announced

The best of age services in Western Australia will be in the spotlight when the LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards are announced at LASA’s inaugural WA State Conference in Perth next Wednesday evening, 29 May. The awards promote and recognise excellence across the...

Making Aged Care Better Must Be a Priority For New Government

  Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, has congratulated Prime Minister Scott Morrison on the Coalition’s election win and says aged care must be a priority for this Government. LASA CEO Sean Rooney says the Prime Minister has said that...

Expo to Focus on Ageing Well

With more than 100 stands and seminars on two stages, the third Care and Ageing Expo at the Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre over the weekend of August 3 and 4, will focus on products and information enabling older people to enjoy the ageing process. An...

LASA Cautiously Welcomes ALP’s Aged Care Announcement

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, says today’s announcement by the ALP that it will address a number of key issues facing aged care if elected is generally good news for older Australians and the sector. CEO Sean Rooney says LASA has been...