Tag Archives: Aged care

Free CALD Mentoring Course starting May 25th

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AMCS is offering a FREE CALD Mentoring Course for those interested in working in the aged and disability care sector. The course will be starting on Saturday 25th of May, from 10am-3pm at our office in Maidstone (Suite 111, 44-56 Hampstead Rd, Maidstone, VIC, 3012). The course will run for 5 weeks, where a range […]


Ageing in Australia Expo 2017

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The Ageing in Australia Expo 2017 is a unique Victorian event connecting seniors and their families to aged care providers and services. The Expo provides an opportunity for people to find out about the range of support services available to them as they age, and ask questions of aged care services, government departments, peak organisations […]


Ageing in Australia Expo 2017

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The Ageing in Australia Expo 2017 is a unique Victorian event connecting seniors and their families to aged care providers and services. The Expo provides an opportunity for people to find out about the range of support services available to them as they age, and ask questions of aged care services, government departments, peak organisations […]


Barriers in accessing home support and aged care services among culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) seniors

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Many researchers continue to study the potential benefits of minority populations in diverse societies. In Australia 30.2% of the people are born overseas, 23.2% of the population speak a language other than English at home (Census 2011). Cultural diversity is one of Australia’s greatest strengths and it is central to our national identity. Many of […]


Finding the best care at home – 10 questions to ask

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Our home is our castle and as we are ageing, our wish to remain living at home for as long possible increases. In Australia, we are very fortunate to live in a country that has a well-established and wide range of home care and other support services. There are more than 1000 organisations which provide […]


Ageing in Australia – Victorian Senior Festival

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AGEING IN AUSTRALIA FREE INFORMATION SESSION   Open to anyone interested in learning about aged care and support services this information session will give you an overview of aged care home services, support available to people who are living with dementia and the rights of people who are using aged care services. It will also […]


Ageing in Australia – Victorian Senior Festival

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AGEING IN AUSTRALIA FREE INFORMATION SESSION   Open to anyone interested in learning about aged care and support services this information session will give you an overview of aged care home services, support available to people who are living with dementia and the rights of people who are using aged care services. It will also […]


CALD Meeting

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AMCS hosts a regular network meeting for organisations providing home care packages to clients form CALD backgrounds.  The meeting provides a platform for representative to: network identify and respond to needs for learning and development Information sharing and resources Peer support and mentoring Exchange information on better practice processes   If you would like to attend […]


CALD Meeting

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AMCS hosts a regular network meeting for organisations providing home care packages to clients form CALD backgrounds.  The meeting provides a platform for representative to: network identify and respond to needs for learning and development Information sharing and resources Peer support and mentoring Exchange information on better practice processes   If you would like to attend […]


34th Victorian Seniors Festival

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Victorian Seniors Festival 2016 The 34th Victorian Seniors Festival will see more than 1500 free or low cost events take place across Victoria during the month of October. Festivities kick off with Celebration Day at Federation Square on 2 October 2016. Event Description Here is a taste of what will be happening on Sunday 2 October […]