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A special hostel for the care of people with dementia. /

by Lefroy, R | Page, J | Sang, M.

Publisher: Perth, W.A. University of W.A. 1988Description: 141 p. Bibliography: p. 124-126.Availability: No items available

Aged care : old policies, new problems. /

by Gibson, Diane.

Publisher: Oakleigh, Vic. Cambridge University Press 1998Description: xiii, 251 p. ; 24 cm.Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexAvailability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Alternative approaches to asylum seekers : reception and transitional processing system. /

by Justice for Asylum Seekers Alliance. Detention Reform orking Group.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. unpub. 2002Description: 32 p.Other title: Reception and transitional processing system.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Justice for Asylum Seekers (JAS) is an alliance of over twenty five Victorian based community organisations founded in Melbourne in 1999 to address negative perceptions of refugees claiming asylum.Within the JAS alliance are the major churches ? Catholic, Uniting , Anglican and Churches of Christ and Baptist representing congregations numbering in the hundreds of thousands, plus large membership organisations such as Amnesty International and Oxfam Community Aid Abroad and well known welfare agencies such as the Brotherhood of St Lawrence and St Vincent De Paul Society. Many JAS agencies are members of Australians for a Just Refugee Program (AFJRP) and share the goal of AFJRP to achieving just treatment of people claiming asylum in Australia. JAS supports the work of the Refugee Council of Australia.Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Boarding houses and government supply side intervention : positioning paper. /

by Greenhalgh, Emma | Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute | Minnery, John | Miller, Anne.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute 2004Description: 58 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: March 2004 Includes bibliographical references (p. 49-53)Availability: (1)

High care residential aged care facilities in Victoria : consultation paper /

by Victoria. Department of Human Services.

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Victorian Government Publishing Service 2000Description: 59 p.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: July 2000Summary: Over 36,000 older Victorians are residents of Commonwealth-funded residential aged care facilities, of whom just under half are in high care residential care facilities. The Commonwealth Government funds, regulates and sets standards for high and low care facilities. In 1995 the previous Victorian Government removed the State regulatory framework for nursing homes. At the time, it was argued that the State regulatory framework duplicated the Commonwealth's role. The Victorian Government believes that the community expects all levels of Government to work co-operatively to promote the well being of residents living in aged care facilities. Through this paper the Victorian Government wishes to stimulate discussion about positive action that can be taken to promote a greater sense of confidence among older people and their carers about residential aged care services. The Victorian Government believes that people living in residential aged care facilities are entitled to feel secure that they will receive the services they need and that they will be treated with dignity and respect. This paper and the consultations with the community is aimed at promoting these objectives.Availability: (1)

Improving outcomes and reducing costs for asylum seekers : a report for the Justice for Asylum Seekers Network / by Milbur Consulting ; [written by Tony Ward with research assistance from Nick Ward].

by Ward,Tony | Milbur Consulting | Ward, Nick | Justice for Asylum Seekers Network (JAS) | Ecumenical Migration Centre (EMC).

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. Justice for Asylum Seekers 2003Description: xi, 53 p.Notes: Project management and management for JAS (Justice for Asylum Seekers): Marc Purcell (Catholic Commission for Justice Development and Peace, Melbourne) and Ainslie Hannan (Ecumenical Migration Centre, EMC)Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

Long term aged care : expenditure trends and projections. /

by Madge, Alan | Australia. Productivity Commission.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. Productivity Commission 2000Description: PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: October 2000 Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-102)Availability: (1)

Submission to the Productivity Commission on the health workforce / BSL

by Hills, Sandra | Brotherhood of St Laurence.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. Brotherhood of St Laurence 2005Description: 6 p. PDF.Online Access: Electronic copy Summary: Our response focuses on four areas: 1. General practitioners and residential aged care ; 2. Issues specific to older people in insecure housing and their access to health services ; 3. The direct impact on the residential aged care sector of an insufficient supply of nurses in the acute health sector; and 4. The importance of suitable staff to allow the successful transition of older people from the acute health setting to the home. Availability: Items available for reference: BSL Archives (1).

The "boomer bulge" : ageing policies for the 21st century. /

by McIntosh, Greg.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. 1999Description: 30 leaves.Online Access: Electronic copy Availability: Items available for loan: Brotherhood of St Laurence (1).

The financial impact of entering aged care. /

by Cullen, David.

Publisher: 2007Availability: No items available

The planning of aged care : Department of Health and Aged Care. /

by Australian National Audit Office.

Publisher: Canberra, A.C.T. 1998Description: 100 p. : ill., map + appendices.Online Access: Electronic copy Notes: Audit team: Len Crossfield et al.: --P. 4. (1)

The Yarra homelessness services study : findings and options : summary report. /

by City of Yarra HSS Steering Committee.

Publisher: Fitzroy, Vic. City of Yarra HSS Steering Committee 2003Description: 44 p.Notes: September 2003Availability: No items available Withdrawn (1).

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