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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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Wellness and Reablement in the home Care Sector – Summary of Consultations across the Home Care Sector (NOUS Report)

Using wellness and reablement (W&R) approaches to deliver support to older people is a key objective of the Commonwealth Government’s home-based care programs. To help encourage these approaches, in January 2017 the Department of Health engaged the Nous Group to.....view more

- Nous Group (2018)

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Outcomes of the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) Wellness and Reablement Report 2018

With 1025 responses, the survey showed that most organisations understand the benefits of wellness and reablement, and have embedded these approaches in service delivery. Responses cover various issues around wellness and reablement, including whether organisations: understand these approachesuse them in.....view more

- Australian Government – Department of Health (2019)

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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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Ageing Strategy 2016-2021 – LGA – SA

Age Friendly Communities and Environment Framework. The World Health Organisation has developed a checklist of the essential features of agefriendly cities that make a community more liveable and manageable for older people, touching on – outdoor spaces and buildings –.....view more

- Local Government Association of SA; LGA (1/12/2015)

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Clever Solutions for Savvy Seniors – Resource Manual

Produced by the Northern Seniors Community Ambassadors, this resource is a practical guide with information on the most efficient and safest way to undertake everyday tasks by seniors, often with the aid of assistive technology. Assistive technology may be classified.....view more

- Northern Collaborative Project and Northern Seniors Community Ambassadors (9/01/2019)

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Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) COVID-19 Recovery Response: Executive Summary

This is the executive summary for the full report that documents the findings from a sector wide survey along with circumstantial feedback provided to Collaborative Project Officers (CPO’s), including recommendations for consideration by the Department of Health Australian Government Department.....view more

- SA Collaborative Projects (1/06/2020)

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Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) COVID-19 Recovery Response: Project Report

This report documents the findings from a sector wide survey along with circumstantial feedback provided to Collaborative Project Officers (CPO’s), including recommendations for consideration by the Department of Health Australian Government Department of Health (DoH) in regards to COVID-19 recovery.....view more

- SA Collaborative Projects (1/06/2020)

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