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Effective and proven methods that have shown consistent optimal results with working with older people to maximise their independence.

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Living well at home: CHSP Good Practice Guide

Service providers are expected to adopt a wellness approach in their service delivery practices This guide helps service providers understand the concepts and principles of wellness, reablement and restorative care approaches in services delivered under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.....view more

- Department of Health (30/06/2020)

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Goal Setting

Health Direct provides an overview why do people set goals and how they work. It gives examples of the type of goals there are, the value of having them and benefits for mental health; plus how to set them, including.....view more

- Health Direct (1/11/2018)

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Effectiveness of Reablement: A Systematic Review

The ageing of the population and the increasing need for long-term care services are global issues. Some countries have adapted homecare programs by introducing an intervention called reablement, which is aimed at optimizing independence. The effectiveness of reablement, as well.....view more

- Annie Tessier, Marie-Dominique Beaulieu, Carrie Anna Mcginn, & Renée Latulippe (1/05/2016)

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ACSA Wellness & Reablement Self-Assessment Roadmap

The Wellness and Reablement Roadmap has been developed by ACSA to help CHSP providers to self-assess progress in integrating wellness and reablement principles into core service delivery. It provides a framework for discussions at all levels within an organisation to.....view more

- Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA) (21/01/2020)

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Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission: Quality Standards Webpage

This Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission (Commission) Webpage provides links to resources for aged care service providers to assist aged care services to implement and maintain compliance with the Quality Standards. Resources include: Guidance and Resources for Providers to.....view more

- Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission (3/11/2020)

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Aged Care Quality Standards: a message for boards, CEOs and senior staff

This 3.5 minute video is an introduction to spiritual care for senior leaders. Highlighting key responsibilities and concepts, it is a great way to start the conversation with those responsible for governance and strategy.

- Meaningful Ageing Australia (18/09/2019)

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Aged Care Quality Standards: a message for personal carers

This 1.5 minute video is a special message for personal carers, who are the heart of the aged care system in Australia. It introduces them to the idea that their role is contributing to each person’s spiritual wellbeing.

- Meaningful Ageing Australia (18/09/2019)

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Aged Care Quality Standards: assessment and planning

This 3.20 minute video is for those who are responsible for assessment and planning in aged care in Australia. It introduces the links between assessment and planning the Quality Standards and the National Guidelines for Spiritual Care in Aged Care.

- Meaningful Ageing Australia (18/09/2019)

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