Nothing about Me without Me – Making the Community Aged Care System work for you and your allies


Are you an older person or an ally of an older person?

Do you want to know how to make the community aged care services work for you and your support networks?

This workshop provides practical tips and strategies on how to get the right support at the right time.

Course outline

Workshop participants will:

  • Learn about how to get access to the community aged care system;
  • Learn how to negotiate and engage with service providers to get the right support at the right time;
  • network and share other ideas with other people and their allies;
  • Get access to a book that provides five key steps and activities for making the community aged care system work for you and your allies.

Target audience

This workshop is for older people and their allies (including carers, sons, daughters and friends) who want information and skills about how to get the most out of the community aged care system.


This workshop can be delivered to small to medium groups ranging from 2 to 15 people.


2-3 hours

In-house programs

Ask us to run this course for your organisation. Contact us to discuss your requirements, ideas, and attendees.