April 10, 2019
Funding Boost for project
In April 2019 the Federal Government announced $500,000 in funding to support Helping Hand to continue work on its Forgotten Australians project Real Care the Second Time Around. The investment will enable a further...
February 18, 2019
Whyalla Home Care Expansion
Helping Hand has expanded its Home Care services in to Whyalla, extending its regional service delivery. Already delivering a range of home care, retirement living and residential care services in areas such as Clare,...
February 4, 2019
Forgotten Australians Position Statement Launch
In late January 2019, the hard work of a dedicated group of Forgotten Australians was recognised with the launch of a Position Statement about the role of aged care services and Forgotten Australians. A...
January 25, 2019
Helping Hand is reviewing its Model of Care
Helping Hand is reviewing its Model of Care and is seeking input from a wide range of stakeholders on some key questions. We would like to hear from older people, members of their families,...
September 5, 2018
Seminar highlights needs of Forgotten Australians
The Listening and Responding to Forgotten Australians Project has gained valuable insights into the needs and challenges in caring for Forgotten Australians through a Listening and Responding to Forgotten Australians Seminar held in July...
August 28, 2018
Acknowledging Forgotten Australians
Language can bring people together but it can also push people apart. As part of this project, we have learnt that not everyone identifies with the term “Forgotten Australians”. As a result, and in...
May 31, 2018
A great response to our LGBTI Position Statement
On the 2018 International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) we launched our LGBTI Position Statement. We have received the following feedback from key stakeholders in the LGBTI and ageing communities: ‘Oh...