Anglicare’s Elizabeth Lodge has become the first residential aged care facility in Australia to receive Montessori accreditation.
A new app has been launched to support aged and disability care workers to adopt a person-centred approach in their daily practice.
An innovative wellness program piloted in the Commonwealth Home Support Program is delivering positive results for both clients and staff.
Outcomes for residents with dementia living in a Montessori environment include improved self-esteem and more independence, says an expert in Montessori-based care models.
Learning the lessons from overseas on reablement and reflecting on the early rollout of the Short-Term Restorative Care program are among the topics to be discussed at the Active Ageing Conference 2017 this month.