Leading Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people involved in tackling suicide have received Australian Government scholarships to enable them to attend this week’s National Suicide Prevention Conference.
Lifesaving organ and tissue donation is set for a boost with the Football Federation Australia and DonateLife teaming up to encourage more people to register their intentions online.
Australian Government initiatives are helping prevent Indigenous people from taking up smoking and to encourage existing smokers to quit.
An Australian-first online marketplace linking independent care and support workers with clients highlights the promise of innovation to improve the lives of our ageing population.
The Australian Government has unveiled a new online organ donor registration process which will save lives.
The Australian Government has released a public discussion paper to help inform future care at home reforms.
The Australian Government has released $34 million in funding grants to support innovation in dementia care and other aged care services.
Support and guidance for seniors will be fundamental to the new National Aged Care Advocacy Program (NACAP) to be delivered by the Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN).
New policies and processes have been implemented to make life easier for all consumers, particularly older people with diverse needs, and health professionals who use My Aged Care.
The Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt, was interviewed on 6PR Mornings with Harvey Deegan on 11 July 2017.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in aged care in regional, rural and remote communities will benefit from more than $3.7 million in one-off grants.
The nation’s Primary Health Networks (PHNs) are being encouraged to work closely with communities to tackle health challenges and improve the wellbeing of all Australians.
The Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt, was interviewed on CAAMA Radio with Kyle Dowling on 5 July 2017
A unique consortium bringing together Aboriginal community controlled health services and leading medical researchers will spearhead efforts to close the health gap in Central Australia.
A joint housing refurbishment project has delivered accessible, family friendly homes for Northern Territory renal patients.
The Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt, was interview on ABC Alice Springs with Rohan Barwick on 4 July 2017.
The Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt, was interviewed on 2CC Canberra with Rod Henshaw on 29 June 2017.
The Federal Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, MP spoke at the Council on the Ageing (COTA) Conference on 27 June 2017.
The Federal Minister for Aged Care and Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, MP spoke at the Launch of Computer Assisted Tool in Sydney on 27 June 2017
The Australian Government will not tolerate any behaviour that leads to the exploitation of elderly and vulnerable Australians.