Commission recommends elder abuse training for home care workers

| 05 Apr 2016

The Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence has recommended that home care workers undertake family violence training to help identify signs of elder abuse. The Commission stated that front line aged care workers should learn about identifying and responding to elder abuse as part of their certificate training.

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Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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