Eastern Region Launch of ECLC's Preventing Abuse of Older People Framework
Join Eastern Community Legal Centre and members of the Eastern Elder Abuse Network for the launch of the Preventing Abuse of Older People Framework.
Special Guest: Victorian Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Anthony Carbines MP
Alice Springs Seniors Expo 2021
Alice Springs Seniors Expo 2021 will be held during Seniors Month in August and will have a focus on health and well-being, trying something new and celebrates the positive aspects of ageing and the contribution that Territory Seniors make to their community.
NT Grandparents Day
The first ever Grandparents Day for the Northern Territory is on the last Sunday of October.
Territorians everywhere will be encouraged to hold their own celebration of their grandparents, grand-friends, kin, and those who take on the role of a grandparent in their family or community.
The ntgrandparentsday.org.au website launching soon will include everything you need to know.
Brisbane Aged Care Conference
In today’s contentious aged care environment, it has never been more necessary to have quick access to education that raises the bar for registered nurses in aged care.
The Brisbane Aged Care Conference covers how to prevent unnecessary transfer to hospital, when to listen and when to speak when dealing with complaints, care considerations for an older person with dementia, the latest on safe sedative use and the role of dementia care mapping.
Melbourne Aged Care Conference
The Melbourne Aged Care Conference will be covering how to prevent unnecessary transfers to hospital, when to listen and when to speak when dealing with complaints, care considerations for an older person with dementia, the latest on safe sedative use, the role of dementia care mapping and much more.
Compassion Fatigue And Healthy Boundaries Workshop
Carers WA presents an interactive workshop for carers exploring some of the common challenges experienced when caring for a family member, friend or loved one. Compassion fatigue is a natural part of the caring role and can often result in feeling burnt out. One of the best preventatives for burn-out is having clear boundaries and being able to communicate them effectively.
Together, we will practice self-supporting behaviours and learn skills to create longevity and resilience within the caring role. This engaging workshop will include reflective tools and strategies for you to take home.
Carer Gateway Webinar For Carers
Carers WA’s Community Engagement team run monthly webinars via Zoom for carers. The webinars are designed to provide an introduction to Carer Gateway and how these services may be able to support you in your caring role.
The webinar will provide an overview of:
- Who is Carers WA?
- What is Carer Gateway?
- Eligibility criteria
- Supports and services available to carers
- The process for accessing supports
- Contact information
2021 Seniors Safety and Wellbeing Seminar
Information on: Home and fire safety, Seniors rights and the law, Fraud and crime prevention, Finances and the law, Dementia and Elder abuse, Healthy living and nutrition, Staying socially active and enjoying a Zumba and Tai Chi class on the day.
Harnessing the Power of Older Workers
Australians today are living longer and healthier lives. We are also working longer and it is now commonplace to see four or five generations working side by side. However, long term unemployment for older workers is on the rise and new data shows that almost half Australian businesses are reluctant to recruit older workers.
State of the (Older) Nation
State of the (Older) Nation Report Launch
Join COTA on Thursday 24 June 2021 for COTA Australia's State of the (Older) National Report Launch.