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Almost 2,700 residents have died from falls since 2000.
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Cases of abuse in the disability sector have also been exposed.
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The number of Australians entering retirement without a home is rising alarmingly.
She was bound for a nursing home, but moved across the hall.
It doesn't need to be this way.
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Elderly Australians may soon have access to 'home smart' technology that can alert healthcare providers or family if they have taken a fall or not taken medication. The release of the breakthrough tec...
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The Federal Government’s latest report on the operation of Australia’s Aged Care Act has found reportable physical or sexual assaults on permanent aged care residents rose more than 11 percent in one...
Most of the problems the GLBTIQ community experiences in accessing services all return to this one issue: we are not equal. Being 'less than' in Australia leads to problems with mental health, isolation and a sense of failing to be part of a more global community.