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The Aged Care Workforce Strategy

Seeking your views!

A public consultation on the Aged Care Workforce Strategy is now open on the Consultation Hub.

The Minister for Aged Care, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP announced an expert taskforce, led by Professor John Pollaers, to develop a wide-ranging workforce strategy for the aged care industry for growing and sustaining the workforce and providing aged care services and support for older people, to meet their care needs in a variety of settings across Australia.

They want to hear from:

  • consumers, their families and informal carers
  • people with special needs
  • workers
  • service providers
  • peak groups
  • other stakeholders.

The consultation closes on 16 March 2018.

Your feedback will be used to inform the Taskforce’s considerations in line with its terms of reference.

For information and updates, please visit the Aged Care Workforce Strategy Taskforce website.

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