Aged Care Support: Why our seniors need, and deserve, more.

Aged Care Support Australia

The recent government pledges in the 2021 budget seem promising on the surface but delve a little deeper and it seems that all that glitters is not gold. Whilst it is most certainly a step in the right direction for a much-needed overhaul to the aged care system, there is so much more that needs […]

WEBINAR: Response to Aged Care Royal Commission

Did you miss our live webinar? Play it back now and find out what Ian Henschke, Chief Advocate National Seniors Australia and Craig Swanger Executive Director of Care360 had to say in response to the recent announcements as part of the 2021 Federal Budget. – How the government has responded to the Commissioner’s recommendations so far […]

2021 Federal Budget – What does it mean for the aged care sector?

Care360 Federal Budget

2021 Federal BudgetWhat does it mean for the aged care sector? Many budget wrap-ups begin with a focus on what was wrong: too much spending, not enough spending … too much to the rich, too little to the poor … too much for ‘them’ and not enough for ‘us’. And whilst many of these criticisms […]

Free masterclass! Recording online now. What you can truly expect from aged care

Free Aged Care Masterclass Recording Now Live

What you can truly expect from aged care​ 10 surprising facts from the experts at Care360 Wednesday March 10th at 12pm (AESDT) About this FREE Masterclass In this interactive masterclass you will find out the answers to some of these important questions about aged care. Do they take your entire pension/savings? Do you have to […]

National Seniors – “Now I know, someones got my back”

Care360 National Seniors

Care360 support National Seniors as the independent voice for older Australians – especially at this time when support is critically needed to assist with reshaping Aged Care. Check out their latest campaign creating real change for a better future.

Helping your loved one downsize to move to aged care

Care360 - Helping your loved one downsize to move to aged care

For most seniors, moving from the family home to an aged care facility is emotional and involves significant downsizing. Reducing your possessions is challenging enough for anyone, but it can be that much tougher when it comes from necessity rather than choice. For those making a move from their home to aged care, the downsizing […]

How to support loved ones with cognitive decline

Care360 - How to support loved ones with cognitive decline

Cognitive impairment also called cognitive decline, is often a normal part of the ageing process. Memory loss, difficulties in learning new things, concentrating or making decisions are typical signs of cognitive decline, ranging from mild to severe. Often those experiencing cognitive decline are unaware of the issue. Alternatively, they may be aware it is happening […]

Eight ways to make your loved one feel special in aged care

Care360 - Eight ways to make your loved one feel special in aged care

Anyone who has been through the experience of placing a loved one into aged care wonders how easily they will settle into their new environment.  In many cases, residents thrive – especially if daily life in independent living was getting too much. In other cases, residents can find the change difficult and become more withdrawn. […]

Managing the guilt of putting your loved one into aged care

Care360 - Managing the guilt of putting your loved one into aged care

Being a caregiver of an aging family member is hard work, with every day presenting a new set of challenges, especially when supporting an aging family member.  Caregiving is emotionally demanding and physically exhausting. Moments of sadness, frustration, anger, resentment and guilt are common daily emotions.  Here are a few examples of some of the […]

20 predictors of wellbeing in aged care

Aged Care homes that make wellbeing factors a priority are likely to have happier and healthier residents – both mentally and physically.  Here, Care360 runs through the top 20 predictors of wellbeing in aged care so that you can consider the right aged care fit for mum, dad or a loved one. 1. Sleep An […]

15 considerations when finding an aged care home

If there has been talk of mum, dad or a loved one transitioning to aged care, you know how emotional a time this is for you and your family. There are several factors to consider, even ones you may not have thought of before. Care360 has prepared a comprehensive checklist, so you can rest assured […]