Media Releases

Latest Data Highlights Ongoing Financial Challenges for Aged Care

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) Chief Executive Officer Sean Rooney says new figures from a leading industry analyst show ongoing financial challenges for aged care providers in residential care and home care. The September 2018 Aged Care Financial Performance...

Minister misses the mark in attack on industry

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, says Queensland Housing Minister Mick De Brenni has missed the mark by publicly blaming the Retirement Village industry for not alerting the Government to a loophole in its legislation. LASA CEO Sean...

Industry Welcomes New Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, has welcomed the Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission which commenced operations today. Chief Executive Sean Rooney said LASA is looking forward to working with the Commission to ensure the highest...

Aged Care Employee Day 2019 – Mark your calendars!

All in the age services industry are encouraged to mark their calendars and start planning for Aged Care Employee Day on 7 August 2019. Aged Care Employee Day is an official day to thank, honour, recognise and celebrate the hundreds of thousands of people who work in...

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...

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...

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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Sun 24

Tri State Conference 2019

24 February 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 26 February 2019 @ 1:30 pm
Wed 27

Facility Manager or Fire Warden? (Perth, WA)

27 February 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wed 27

Regional Industry Forum (Mackay, QLD)

27 February 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Thu 28
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Regional Industry Forum (Townsville, QLD)

28 February 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm