It's the second week of the federal election campaign and the two major parties’ aged care policies remain a mystery, which could be solved during the Leaders’ debate on Sunday night.

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The Campaign for Care of Older Australians (CCOA) has welcomed the imminent release of the Coalition’s policy on aged care.

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The Campaign for Care of Older Australians (CCOA) has hailed the Coalition’s aged care policy as a positive initiative to maintain services and develop urgently needed residential facilities.

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The Campaign for Care of Older Australians (CCOA) says a report commissioned by Alzheimer’s Australia provides more pressing evidence to support the need for aged care reforms.

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The Campaign for Care of Older Australians (CCOA) welcomes the Greens aged care policy as a strategic approach to caring for older Australians now and in the future.

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Wednesday, 11 August 2010 00:00

Vote 1 - Aged Care

The Campaign for Care of Older Australians (CCOA) said today’s aged care debate was a milestone for the future of the sector and older Australians.

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Thursday, 12 August 2010 00:00

Aged care at what cost?

Australia was only marginally closer to resolving the immediate and longer term pressures confronting the aged care industry, and older people, a week out from the federal election, the Campaign for Care of Older Australians (CCOA) said today.

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From the outside I could look like a dear old soul who is ‘doddering around’ because I have nothing else to do and no-where else to go but inside I may be suffering.

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Wednesday, 08 September 2010 00:00

Opportunity Knocks

The Campaign for Care of Older Australians (CCOA) congratulates the new Government and urges a new era of bipartisan support for urgent reforms in aged care.

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UnitingCare Australia’s National Director, Susan Helyar, has welcomed the Government’s commitment to inject significant funding into aged care as part of its health care reform package, but she said more funding must be directed to healthy, ageing Australians.

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