News tagged with Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse Trainer vacancy

Seniors Rights Victoria a program of COTA Victoria Elder Abuse Trainer Fixed Term for 12 months 80 FTE SCHCADS Award – Community Development Worker Level 6 (pay point subject to ... ...

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Elder abuse pilots dementia partnership project

 

Seniors Rights Victoria, a program of COTA Victoria has received funding the Department of Justice and Regulation to partner with Dementia Australia (DA) to pilot a series of legal information ... ...

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Royal Commission must review penalties for abuse in aged care, and appropriate methods of monitoring potential abuse

 

The Aged Care Royal Commission must investigate an appropriate range of penalties for neglect, excessive restraint and abuse in residential aged care and the need for more effective monitoring of ... ...

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Royal Commission must review penalties for abuse in aged care, and appropriate methods of monitoring potential abuse

 

The Aged Care Royal Commission must investigate an appropriate range of penalties for neglect, excessive restraint and abuse in residential aged care and the need for more effective monitoring of ... ...

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Message from the CEO

 

On 1 May the Andrews Government brought down their 2018–19 Budget. COTA Victoria was pleased to see the investment in the health system to enable it to better meet the ... ...

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Federal Budget 2018 – welcome commitment to better planning for an ageing population and aged care

 

Image courtesy of https://www.pmc.gov.au Australia’s leading seniors’ advocacy organisation, COTA Australia has welcomed the Federal Budget as a positive step towards preparing for and supporting an older population and capitalising ... ...

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Call to action for elder abuse to be addressed head-on

 

Advocacy bodies, seniors’ groups and community legal services have joined forces to commit unanimously to tackling elder abuse and are calling for immediate action on a national scale. ...

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National Elder Abuse Conference builds action momentum

 

Seniors Rights Victoria and COTA Victoria team members participating in the 5th National Elder Abuse Conference last month have been inspired by the commitment to action by the cross-section of ... ...

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Message from the CEO

 

The National Elder Abuse Conference, held in Sydney in February, gathered more than 500 people from across Australia who share the view that ‘there is no excuse for elder abuse’. ... ...

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Fight elder abuse: National Elder Abuse conference

 

Politicians, aged care providers, industry stakeholders and advocacy groups are congregating in Sydney today and tomorrow for the 5th National Elder Abuse Conference – Together Making Change. The last 18 ... ...

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