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Aged care alliance will continue to campaign for concrete commitments from political parties

26 May 2016 by Anglicare Australia Aged and Community Care Advocacy Aged Care

Forty-eight organisations representing Australia’s aged care advocates, service providers, health professionals and workers today committed to continuing to campaign for major reform after the two major political parties stopped short of putting an end to rationing of aged care. The Coalition Minister and Labor Shadow Minister made commitments to continue the current reform process at a meeting of the National Aged Care Alliance this morning; and made supportive statements about the Aged Care Roadmap, but made no promises to implement its recommendations.

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Anglicare Australia: being of service to people's lives

10 Apr 2013 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Disability Services Aged Care

Internationally renowned advocate of people with disability and newly appointed Executive Director of Disability ACT, Lorna Sullivan, told delegates at a consumer directed care conference yesterday that too many service providers continue to advocate and seek funding for services and programs that they know have already failed to deliver positive outcomes in the lives of people.

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Modern aged care system closer

20 Apr 2012 by Anglicare Australia | Media Releases Aged Care

Anglicare Australia’s Executive Director Kasy Chambers has described the Australian Government’s planned reform of the aged care system announced today – Living Longer Living Better – as a vital first move towards a fair system providing high quality care when and where it is wanted.

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