A Matter of Care: Australia’s Aged Care Workforce Strategy

At a Glance: the 14 Strategic Actions of Australia's Aged Care Workforce Strategy

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Publication date: 
June 2018
Publication type: 
Strategy or framework
Intended audience: 
General public

The Australian Government funded an independent Aged Care Workforce Taskforce to develop Australia’s first industry-led Aged Care Workforce Strategy.

The Aged Care Workforce Strategy Taskforce developed this strategy with input from various stakeholders. They consulted with the general public, service providers, consumers, experts and people working in aged care.

This strategy outlines 14 actions to:

  • help the aged care sector meet current and future workforce challenges
  • improve the quality of aged care for everyone

The Aged Care Workforce Industry Council is leading the implementation of the strategy.