Aged Care Diversity Framework – Information and Training Resources

Page last updated: 06 December 2017

Information and Training Resources

Diversity planning and practice in Home and Community Care services in Victoria
Website contains the Strengthening diversity planning and practice guide to help service providers implement diversity planning and practice. There are also examples of regional diversity plans for Home and Community Care.

Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia (FECCA)
FECCA is the national peak body representing Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. FECCA's role is to advocate and promote issues on behalf of its constituency to government, business and the broader community.

National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO)
NACCHO is the national peak body representing 142 Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services across the country on Aboriginal health and wellbeing issues.

Silver Rainbow
Silver Rainbow provides national coordination and support activities promoting the well-being of LGBTI elders and the ongoing delivery of the LGBTI awareness training to the aged care sector.

Dementia Australia
Dementia Australia (known as Alzheimer’s Australia prior to October 2017) is the peak body for Australians living with dementia, their carers and families. The Dementia Australia website links to a variety of education and training resources.

palliAGED is an online evidence-based guidance and knowledge resource for palliative care in aged care.

Australian Association of Gerontology
The Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG) is Australia's peak national body linking professionals working across the multidisciplinary fields of ageing.

Decision Assist
Decision Assist is a national program providing education, resources and advisory services to support aged care staff and general practitioners in palliative care and advance care planning.