aged care

Sep
25

Demand for aged care workers to rise

COVID-19 has been a particularly testing time for health, aged care, and disability services providers. With the elderly being the most vulnerable, care workers in Australia have been working tirelessly to ensure that older people in care, receive the health care and support they need. The pandemic has been an exceptionally difficult time, putting added [...]
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Sep
07

New Radio Project to Aid Culturally Diverse Aged Care Communities

Australia is widely known as a culturally diverse country. For example, the city of Sydney and the state of New South Wales,  where the state houses an estimated 250 different languages that came from the different parts of the world. Australia itself as a whole is rich in cultural history. With the different languages being […]

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Sep
05

Aged Care Residents Facing New Risk on Doctor Visitation According to Survey

In Australia, there exists around 80 per cent of Australians that are aged 65 years and up who rely on their age pension. Currently, the country houses around 3.7 million Australians aged 65 and up, which is already 15 per cent of the population. The population growth of the ageing is also expected to increase […]

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Aug
29

Introduction to Aged Care: How to Care for Elderly Family Members

It’s a common scenario among people to compare the struggles of taking care of a growing child and an ageing parent. However, Iona, an ageing organisation in the United States, stated that the two are separate and should not be compared directly to one another. The organisation explains the demands of childcare should not be […]

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Mar
01

Why Aged Care is a Great Industry for Work/Life Balance?

Work/life balance is a challenge most people struggle to master. If you are lucky enough to find a career that provides personal satisfaction, you are halfway there. However, you still need to ensure you take time out to enjoy life as well. A career in aged care is both rewarding and satisfying. Moreover though, it [...]
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Jul
15

Aged Care – Is it the Right Career For You?

Caring for members of an ageing population is one of the key hallmarks of a healthy society. Despite growing demand for workers in this area, aged care remains an important but often overlooked career path in many developed countries. Deciding whether a career in aged is a good choice for you is one that you [...]
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The Aged Care Education and Training Incentive

Article by Joshua Kelly There just aren’t as many young Australians as there used to be according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, which could be good news for you. Australia possesses what is known as an ‘ageing population’, meaning that the median age of Australian men and women is increasing year by year. Between [...]
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