Resources & Information
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Wellness & Reablement
Service specific goal setting and care planning (PDF). This resource provides an overview of person centred goal setting and care planning as key elements of practice in the Commonwealth Home Support Programme.
Monitoring, Feedback and Review of service specific care plans (PDF). This resource is designed to support staff working in the Commonwealth Home Support Programme to use and maintain service specific care plans through ongoing monitoring, feedback and review practices.
Embedding a strengths based approach in client conversations (PDF). This resource gives an overview of what a strength based approach is and presents practical strategies to implement the approach.
Reducing duplication in service specific assessments (PDF). This resource focuses on practical strategies service providers can use to reduce duplication and streamline their assessment processes for staff and clients.
Additional wellness and reablement resources can be found on the Hume Whittlesea PCP website.
Moving Forward Presentation
'Consumer Engagement' COTA Vic (forum presentation)
'Deeper Understanding of the 50+ Market' Gill Walker, Evergreen
'Strength Based Marketing' Spectrum MRC (forum presentation)
'Communicating with Diverse Consumers' Bolton Clarke (forum presentation)
'Assisting People who are Blind or Have Low Vision' Vision Australia (forum presentation)
Aboriginal Development News and Information
Walk With Us (Video) - Helping mainstream community health services to be more culturally inclusive
Access and Support
List of North Metro Access and Support Officer contacts
Access and Support Brochure (info for clients)
Commonwealth Home Support Program Updates
Ageing and Aged Care Program information at Department of Health: https://agedcare.health.gov.au/programs
Information for RAS assessors: https://agedcare.health.gov.au/programs-services/my-aged-care/information-for-assessors
DeX Webinar Library
Aged Care Diversity Framework (Department of Health)
Diversity Planning and Practice (Health Vic)
Diversity Guide (Department of Health)
Check out VicPCP's Free Online Health Literacy Course
Additional diversity resources can be found on the Hume Whittlesea PCP website.
HACC Program for Younger People (HACC-PYP)
City of Whittlesea's Transition Experience Presentation by Matilda Nicholson, NDIS Transition Officer
Information, data reporting and program guides: https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/ageing-and-aged-care/home-and-community-care
MY AGED CARE
Infographic - CHSP Provider Journey Wheel
Infographic - Home Care Packages (HCP) Provider Journey Wheel
Access to the Victorian Language Services Credit Line (August 2018 Update)
Further resources for Service Providers: https://www.myagedcare.gov.au/service-providers