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Jackie French

Jackie French named 2015 Senior Australian of the Year

Best-selling children’s author and literacy advocate Jackie French, was named the 2015 Senior Australian of the Year.
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Have your say on NDIS quality and safeguards

The Australian and state and territory governments are working together to develop a new national quality and safeguarding framework for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
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'Let's talk about changes to aged care' videos

As part of the 'Let's talk about changes to aged care' campaign, there is a series of videos available for you to view. The videos present real life stories and experiences of older people and carers in residential and home care.
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Let's talk about changes to aged care

“Let’s talk about changes to aged care…”

Changes to aged care start from 1 July and will give you more choice, more control, and more of the services you might need to help you stay in your own home for longer and remain independent.
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Analysis of Dementia Programmes

The Australian Government has engaged KPMG to undertake a comprehensive analysis of the effectiveness of current dementia programmes administered by the Department of Social Services.
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