Albury: Spiritual Care – Everyone’s Business

The recently published National Guidelines for Spiritual Care in Aged Care state that spiritual care is everyone’s business. Spirituality is intrinsic to being human, and spiritual needs may arise at any time. A seminar on older people and the basic awareness of spirituality will be held at  Lutheran Aged Care in Albury on Thursday 2nd March 2017.

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Survey: Australian National Guidelines for Spiritual Care in Aged Care

The Australian National Guidelines for Spiritual Care in Aged Care project aims to develop and evaluate pastoral and spiritual care guidelines that can be used in residential care and home care to provide spiritual care and support to older people and their families/representatives. As Australia has a rapidly ageing population planning for care is needful, and essential in rural Australia in places such as the Goulburn Valley. The survey would benefit immensely if peoples from all different faiths were to participate and give input. ... Read more...

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World Elder Abuse Awareness

Mooroopna Tower light up in Purple in observance of World Elder Abuse Day

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day was observed in Greater Shepparton. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day seeks to prevent elder abuse incidents by giving targeted information and encouraging community participation on a broad scale. The day is about all of us working together to bring greater recognition of the mistreatment of older people wherever they live, and to highlight the need for appropriate action.

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