Indigenous Health Info Net

For over 20 years, the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet has provided support to those working in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health sector by making research and other knowledge readily accessible. In this way, they contribute to closing the gap in...

Caring in the Community

All of us live in communities. Communities are not just the geographic place we live. They reflect how we live, who we work with and who we spend time with. Often when people are seriously ill, they prefer to be at home. People they know can help provide their care...

End of Life Survey 2018

Survey shows most Australians not prepared for end of life 24MAY2018 Australians are being urged to discuss their end-of-life wishes as most people fail to prepare for it. A national survey commissioned for National Palliative Care Week (20-26 May) showed three out of...

Waiting for a Home Care Package?

My Aged Care now sends a Home Care Readiness Letter 90 days before your Package is assigned If you are currently “approved” for a Home Care Package and you are on the National Queue waiting for your Home Care Package to be “assigned” ” then we have news for you. Click...

The Uberisation of caring work is diabolical

The entire conversation about the future of work is about men’s jobs – which of those male-dominated industries will be replaced by an army of androids and great crushing claws? There’s a lot to worry about for the working woman.Photo: Matt Davidson Where...