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Power to Service Users - Evolutionary or Revolutionary?

1 December 2015

Australia’s community care system is changing. Existing structures of disability services and community aged care are being dismantled while new structures focused on choice and control are supposedly creating a service user focused community care system.

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Cultural Respect and Consumer Directed Care

1 September 2015

Over the last month I have been facilitating workshops with front-line Aboriginal staff working across NSW to start a conversation about the changes being implemented in disability and aged care services.

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Meeting of the best thinkers in aged care

20 April 2015

It’s always great to see how other countries think about, legislate and deliver their aged care services. Where better to find out at the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) European Region 8th Congress in Dublin.

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