Striking aged care workers are taking their fight direct to Southern Cross Care headquarters in Adelaide, the latest in a series of rolling stoppages. UWU's Carolyn Smith, says workers want to appeal to the provider’s executive team directly, but Southern Cross Care chief executive David Moran said it would be more appropriate for pressure to be applied on government, rather than individual providers. BIANCA ROBERTS reports
Scores of frustrated aged care nurses and assistants, backed by heads of the ANMF gathered at parliament house in Canberra yesterday to implore the Federal Government to address the current crisis in aged care. BIANCA ROBERTS reports
Aged care nurses and workers will hold a COVID-safe protest in Canberra today to voice their frustration and anger over what they see as the Morrison Government's continuing failure to protect aged care workers and residents, and to demand immediate action to prevent any more unnecessary deaths in Australia's nursing homes.