Bitesize professional development
The iLA KeepAble team has worked with service providers and Regional Assessment Services to develop bitesize learning modules and supporting materials that will assist staff to understand the importance of adopting this way of working, and the pivotal part it plays in enabling older people to stay at home for longer.
Review the different modules and access the free downloadable materials.
See and hear support videos
We have created a series of short videos on what an assessor might see and hear during a home assessment that indicates a client requires a referral to Allied Health, and how to translate what is seen and heard throughout an assessment into the support plan. Watch the videos, download support material, and take the quiz.
- Ageing is not the problem. How we deal with it isPru Goward is a former sex discrimination commissioner and NSW Liberal minister. She is a professor at Western Sydney University and a director with Taylor Fry, data analysts and actuaries. In September 2020 she wrote this opinion piece for the Sydney Morning Herald. Click here to read more.
- Muscle loss can cause a range of health problems as we age – but it can be preventedHere’s a sobering fact: you can lose up to 40% of your muscle mass between your 20s and your 80s. The on line news forum Conversation UK explore how to prevent muscle mass loss as we age. Click here to keep reading.
- Ageing at home: Too little choice for older AustraliansA discussion paper by the National Ageing Research Institute said the aged care industry assumed older Australians either had secure and appropriate housing or lived in residential aged care. Click here to read more.