Australian Professional Skills Institute Blog
Grab your walking shoes and make a difference to the lives of people living with dementia. Sunday 4th November 2018 is The Alzheimer's WA Walk to Remember...raise funds and awareness for those living with dementia in W.A. https://www.walktoremember.com.au/...read more
Salvation Army Corps Northbridge offer support to elderly Chinese residents living in the community. Support Workers with qualifications in Aged Care and who speak Cantonese are welcomed to be a part of their community. Please read more at...read more
Right at Home- helping people to live in their own homes longer- What skills do I need for this job?
Looking for a different and rewarding career in aged care? Have you thought about working in the community? Australians have more CHOICES and flexibility to access help and stay in their own homes for...read more
Keep up to date with the changes! Stay current for your workplace and new job applications- NEW single set of quality standards- AGED CARE and Community Subject to parliamentary processes, from 1 July 2019, this new single set of standards, called the Aged Care...read more
The Minister for Aged Care, Ken Wyatt, has discussed installing cameras in all aged care facility bedrooms to protect elders from potential abuse by staff. What do you think? Is it warranted? Read Dallas Bastian’s story on Aged Care Insite...read more
Monday 1st October is International Day of Older Persons! What else is happening in aged care across Australia?
Events International Day of Older Persons – 1 October This international day promotes awareness of the needs and challenges faced by many older people and the contribution older people can make to society if adequate guarantees are in place. By 2050, 2 billion people,...read more
New blueprint to grow professional aged care workforce Excerpt from A Matter of Care- Aged Care Workforce Strategy Report The Aged Care Workforce Taskforce’s A matter of care – a strategy for Australia’s aged care workforce, released this month, is designed to shift...read more
Report shows jump in aged care complaints Community Care Review September 27 2018 Complaints about aged care have increased by 23 per cent in the last year and 47 per cent since 2015, according to government figures showing a record 5,779 complaints were received in...read more
APSI will commence another course in Certificate III Individual Support on October 20th for students who speak Mandarin. This nationally accredited qualification is delivered in English by one of our Community Services Trainers and translated into Mandarin. Government...read more
Have you ever worked hard at producing a report/document/assignment, put hours of time and effort in to research, analysing data, reading, writing, deleting, editing, frustration, excitement at finding valuable data and information, formatting, editing and re-reading...read more