Ahead of the 1 July 2019 introduction of the Charter of Aged Care Rights, the Department of Health has released 18 translated language versions of the Charter template for CALD (Culturally and Linguistically Diverse) care recipients.Read more >
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An app has been launched to help aged and community care workers deliver culturally appropriate care to people with dementia from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds.Read more >
Seven organisations that advocate for culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) people accessing aged care services have joined together to improve the accessibility and quality of services.Read more >
Research has found that Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) aged care staff may have differing levels of understanding of the dental needs of aged care residents.Read more >
The recent Ageing in a Foreign Land conference explored ways that aged care providers can better cater to older people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds.Read more >
The Federal Government has allocated $3.8 million to help aged care providers deliver culturally appropriate services.Read more >
A Productivity Commission report has revealed that Indigenous Australians access aged care services at one third of the rate of the wider population.Read more >