When the figures don’t tell the whole story

18 Mar 1157 Views
With the fourth intergenerational report about to be published Dr Briony Dow shares her concerns about the way numbers are used in political and public debate to characterise older people as a burden on society. At the Australian Association of Gerontology we are committed to having evidence trump stereotypes. We are particularly concerned about negative… View Article

Recruitment in Aged Care – not for the faint-hearted

02 Oct 3682 Views
iStock_000014371678XSmall Recruiting for the Aged Care Industry is a strange beast. It is unique and can be frustrating at times to say the least!  It’s not the same as recruiting for any other industry, such as manufacturing, engineering, IT, etc.  It has its own set of rules, problems and you are dealing with very particular types… View Article