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  • Specialist Dementia Care Program Framework

    This framework provides an overview of the Specialist Dementia Care Program’s model of care, service delivery principles, administration, roles and responsibilities. This framework may change as the program progresses.

  • ROACA Key Facts 2017–18

    These infographics highlight the key facts of the 2017–18 report on the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 (ROACA). They include statistics on aged care providers, expenditure and types of aged care services.

  • ROACA Summary 2017–18

    This document provides key statistics from the 2017–18 report on the operation of the Aged Care Act 1997 (ROACA). It includes statistics for different types of care, the aged care workforce and quality and regulation.

  • ACFA Report on How Consumers Plan and Finance Aged Care

    This 2018 report by the Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) looks at how people finance and pay for their aged care costs. It provides advice on how we can better support these important decisions.

  • ACFA Report on Respite for Aged Care Recipients

    This 2018 report by the Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) found that more people are using residential respite care. It outlines concerns about how respite care places are allocated and recommends actions.

  • Continence Aids Payment Scheme Application Form

    This is the application form for the Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS).

  • Continence Aids Payment Scheme Application Guidelines

    These guidelines contain the information you need when filling in the Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS) application form.

  • Multi-Purpose Service Locations

    Find a Multi-Purpose Service that can deliver aged care services in rural and remote locations. Locations are marked on a map and also available as a list of street addresses within each state and territory.

  • ACFA Update on Funding and Financing Issues in the Residential Aged Care Industry

    An Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) update following the release of their 2018 annual report on aged care funding and financing.

  • Partners in Culturally Appropriate Care (PICAC) Program Evaluation Report

    The evaluation considered the successes and challenges of PICAC from 2011 to 2018. It looked at what’s working, what’s not working and why.

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

    This strategy sets out 14 actions for industry to change attitudes to caring, attract and retain a skilled aged care workforce, and ensure the workforce can meet aged care needs now and into the future. It was developed by the Aged Care Workforce Taskforce and released in September 2018.

  • Effectiveness of the Aged Care Quality Assessment and Accreditation Framework

    Australian Government response to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee interim report: Effectiveness of the aged care quality assessment and accreditation framework

  • Future of Australia’s Aged Care Sector Workforce

    Australian Government response to the Senate Community Affairs References Committee report: Future of Australia’s aged care sector workforce

  • Home Care Packages Program Research Report

    This report describes the results of market research into the My Aged Care initiative and the Increasing Choice in Home Care reforms. The research looked at how satisfied home care providers and people receiving home care packages were with My Aged Care and the reform changes.

  • My Aged Care research and evaluation

    We regularly review and evaluate My Aged Care to make sure it’s being effective. Independent researchers consult a wide range of stakeholders to cover all aspects of My Aged Care. These reports outline the results of the research that has been done so far.

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