Past events 1 Nov 2021 to 31 Oct 2022

18 May 22

Caring for our Elders ‘cause they cared for us


Two day online forum for Aboriginal and Torres
Strait Islander community carers, aged care
providers and services and other key stakeholders,
including AAG and ATSIAAG members

Day 1 - How to adapt to the changing home care and aged care landscape, tips and insights in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander aged care

Including speaks from Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA); Leading Age Services Australia (LASA); Kinchela Boys Home and more.

Day 2 - 'Thinking ahead about what aged care for Elders can be'.

Including speakers from:

Indigenous Program of Experience in the Palliative Approach (IPEPA) and National Association of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Practitioners as well as the AAG ATSIAAG Workshop on flexibility in assessment for Aboriginal community controlled aged care providers.

The event includes:

Presentations from experts such as Paul Sadler, CEO Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA)

Launch and panel discussion of the AAG Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Ageing Advisory Group, Ageing Workforce Education and Rural, Regional and Remote Special Interest Group report

Innovation Aged Care Workforce Solutions and Personal Care in Rural and Regional Australia with Deal Roberts who is the CEO at Ngambaga Bindarry Girrwaa Community Services )

The ATSIAAG workshop on aged care quality assessment and the understanding Aboriginal community-controlled service priorities featuring Ben Poona from Tangentyere Council

Click here to download a copy of the draft program

Full program and list of speakers coming soon


Facilitated by:

WIRIIYN Media & Communications

&

ETM Productions



In collaboration with:



Funded by the Australian Government
through the Dementia and Aged Care
Services Fund



**PLEASE NOTE THAT MELBOURNE WILL BE IN AUSTRALIAN EASTERN STANDARD TIME**
WHEN THIS EVENT IS DELIVERED.
AEST = UTC/GMT + 10.00HRS.
PLEASE CHECK THAT ANY CALENDAR INVITES YOU RECEIVE AS PART
OF THIS REGISTRATION HAVE TRANSLATED CORRECTLY TO YOUR TIME
ZONE BEFORE YOU SAVE THEM

Event Date & Time: Two day online forum 18th & 19th May 9.00am to 5.00pm AEST

Event Location: Online, National

Registrations Open: 3rd May 22 1:00 AM

Registrations Close: 19th May 22 4:00 PM

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