My Health Record – Information For Aged Care Providers
ACSA has developed a fact sheet for aged care providers on accessing My Health Record.
International Day Of People With Disability
International day of people with disability is celebrated each year on 3 December. There are a number of resources available on the website and you can register your event.
Australian Network on Disability has developed a resource on Five Impactful ways for workplaces to celebrate International Day of People with Disability.
Disability Awareness Training
This Disability Awareness, eLearning training focuses on promoting an awareness of disability and the impact that societal attitudes and inherent stigma and discrimination have on the lives of people with disability and is organised into four modules:
Module 1 – What is Disability?
Module 2 – Let’s talk about disability
Module 3 – Legislation & Policy
Module 4 – Disability in the Community
The training is self-paced, free and is available to anyone.
CALD Clients In SWS – Needs Assessment Survey
The South West Sydney Multicultural Access Project (SWS MAP) project is gathering valuable information from service providers to identify the gaps in CALD service delivery and address these issues to assist organisations to develop strategies that will improve the Aged Care system in South West Sydney.
Contact The Multicultural Network for a copy of the ‘Needs Assessment Survey’ at e: firstname.lastname@example.org t:02 9796 3717
Preventing Support Worker Burnout
A good article on preventing Support Worker burnout can be found on the Disability Services consulting website. This article provides some informative suggestions on self care.
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency – Guidance And Resources For Providers
The Guidance material is intended to assist organisations to implement, and maintain their compliance with, the Aged Care Quality Standards 2018. It describes the Quality Agency expectations and provides supporting information, suggested practices, examples and evidence required to ensure compliance. It also provides an indication of the matters that Quality Surveyors will consider in assessing compliance.
From 1 July 2019, the Quality Agency expects that organisations providing aged care services in Australia will be compliant with the new Aged Care Quality Standards.
Data Exhange Webinars Available Online
The webinar for the Data Exchange August System Enhancements – For web-based portal is now available on the Data Exchange website in the Webinar library. This webinar includes information and demonstrations on the August 2018 enhancements including search functionality, additional optional fields at the case, client and session pages and Client/Community Outcomes (SCORE) domain changes.
My Aged Care Complaint Management process – for Service Providers
The Department of Health has developed a fact sheet about the Complaints Management Process with guidance on how to make a complaint, how to follow up on the progress of a complaint and resolution
Western Sydney Community Forum Tailored Services
Tailored solutions: We work one-on-one with community-focused agencies and groups, providing tailored solutions to assist in tackling specific priorities – whether it’s about service delivery or your business operations. Our qualified team has a wide range of multidisciplinary experience, enabling us to match you with the right person for the job.
Customised training: WSCF has a long history of providing industry development opportunities. We understand the human services industry that you work in and we have designed specific training programs to meet those specific needs. Training can be customised and delivered at a venue of your choosing.
What we Offer
Our team can deliver training customised to your situation, including but not limited to:
- Marketing and branding
- Tender writing
- Measurement and evaluation
Our experienced facilitators draw on proven approaches to achieve results. Some areas of speciality include:
- Visioning and value-based sessions
- Strategic and business planning
- Design thinking workshops to build new ideas
- Project planning and development
- Complex negotiations, mergers and partnerships
- Review and evaluation sessions
- Public or community meetings
Tell us where a facilitated outcome might assist you. We can customise our approach to suit your needs. We also offer design services, for your reports, flyers, publications. Please contact us to discuss your needs.
WSCF members are entitled to subsidised services