Sisters Amy Holton and Tanesha Brown are passionate about aged care and determined to change people’s perspectives of the industry by sharing their pathways working with a local Central Coast residential aged care provider.
Approximately 700 nurses from across the nation will convene in the Northern Territory next week for the profession’s signature leadership and education event at the Darwin Convention Centre from August 17-19.
As the Federal Government make its submission to the Fair Work Commission advocating for a much-needed wage increase for aged care workers, we hear from a range of stakeholders on how they see this critical step forward to alleviating the aged care crisis, but also the potential dangers ahead. BIANCA ROBERTS reports
ALARM has changed its name to 'Aged Care Justice'. A not-for-profit group of volunteers, the organisation was formed with the aim of reducing the abuse and neglect exposed by the aged care royal commission, by ensuring aged care residents have a means to access legal support. The name change is so that victims and their families can easily find the organisation and access its important services.