Archive for the ‘Client Directed Care’ Category

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Dec 2015

Gender gap in home care: Where are the men?

…yet in the majority of families in Australia we still see the mother taking on the role of “homemaker” – with primary responsibility for cooking, cleaning and caring for children.
But is this cultural norm preventing older men from accessing support services within our community?

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19
Aug 2015

Consumer Directed Care – Supporting Your Choices

In July 2015, the Australian Government introduced a new approach to aged care called Consumer Directed Care (CDC) that was designed to give greater control to people who choose to live independently in their own homes through their later years.

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