Western NSW and the Murrumbidgee have been the fastest take-up areas for the Palliative Care Home Support Program (PCHSP) over the past 12 months, according to figures released today, as part of National Palliative Care Week.
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HammondCare Chief Executive Dr Stephen Judd has welcomed the announcement by the City of Sydney of a $1.5 million grant to support construction in Darlinghurst of a residential aged care home for older people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Leading international palliative care expert, Prof Rod MacLeod today called for a national conversation on how Australians want to die.
A $30 million aged care, dementia village, designed specifically for people living with dementia and the first of its kind in Victoria, will be built next door to Caulfield Hospital, after plans were approved by Glen Eira Council.
HammondCare Chief Executive Dr Stephen Judd, has backed moves to change the current Aged Care Funding Instrument, announced in the 2016 Budget, calling for it to be simplified, with an increased focus on wellness, but backing away from the idea of external assessment of resident needs.
Mother's Day this Sunday will be a very special one for three generations of Better Homes and Garden's host Johanna Griggs.
HammondCare’s aged care executive chef and author Peter Morgan-Jones will demonstrate breakthrough food ideas for people with dementia as part of Tasting Australia’s Creating an Appetite for Life Adelaide town square event hosted by the Maggie Beer Foundation tomorrow (May 4).
HammondCare continues its world-leading approach to empowering staff through embedding training in the care environment with the opening of a new purpose-built, fresh cook, training kitchen.
Plans to build a $30 million, first of its kind dementia care village in Caulfield have been put forward for approval by leading health and aged care charity, HammondCare.
The benefits of a trained assistance dog supporting people living at home with dementia has been highlighted during a special 'graduation ceremony' for one of the dogs involved in the Dogs 4 Dementia program.
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