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Caring for Seniors

Samantha Bowen and Li Xia

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Podcast by Samantha Bowen and Li Xia

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#010 - Caring for Yourself

Cassie Day is the Founding Director of The Carer's Place. With over 14 years as a carer for her son, Cassie has found her calling in supporting carers to do their best work, avoiding burn out and overwhelm. Join us today, as we talk about self-care practices for carers. What we will cover: Why is self-care important? • The five aspects of self-care that are most important • Recognising the cycle of overwhelm • How to go about helping a carer in your life

29 MIN2016 JUN 24
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#010 - Caring for Yourself

#009 - Power Of Attorney

MIchelle is a solicitor from Partners Wealth Group and she specialises in Wills and Estates, the perfect person to talk to us about what a Power of Attorney can mean for you and your family. What we will cover: • What is a power of attorney? • Why would you want to have a power of attorney? • When to have these documents in place? • Who can be the decision maker/power of attorney? • What can an attorney do? ª How do we determine when the power of attorney will come into affect?

17 MIN2016 JUN 17
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#009 - Power Of Attorney

#008 - Dying To Know

It's a fact that none of us make it out alive. So why are we so afraid of death? Today we have Kerrie Noonan from the Groundswell Project here to talk to us about death and dying, plus give us tips on how to approach this taboo topic with our families. What we cover: • What is end of life planning? • Why do we avoid talking about death and dying? • What do we need to be aware of when approaching this topic? • How do we start talking and planning for death with our friends and loved ones? • What are the legal items we need to be aware of?

23 MIN2016 JUN 10
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#008 - Dying To Know

#007 - Elder Abuse

Today we talk with Susan Johnson from Community West about elder abuse. Nearly every statistic reveals that elder abuse and neglect are growing problems. While we don’t know of all the details on why this is occurring - what we do know is there are ways to slow it down and prevent it from escalating.

20 MIN2016 MAY 27
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#007 - Elder Abuse

#006 - How To Choose A Suitable Nursing Home

Tina Hogarth-Clarke is the Managing Director of Into Age Care. Tina uses her knowledge and skills to listen to clients and find the best aged care option for them and their families. Today we draw on Tina's vast experience to help you understand what you need to know when planning for a parent to go into a care facility. This will cover: • Signs to determine if your parent needs to move (safety vs financial) • How to involve parents in the residential care move (and who else needs to be involved?) • Role of the ACAT team • How to get a referral to a facility • What you should look for when choosing this facility, and • Financial considerations to be aware of

21 MIN2016 MAY 20
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#006 - How To Choose A Suitable Nursing Home

#005 - Nursing Home Costs Explained

Senior Financial Advisor Luke Andrews explains the financial side of Residential Aged Care Facility.

16 MIN2016 MAY 11
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#005 - Nursing Home Costs Explained

#004 - What Is Consumer Directed Care?

David Stevens is the founder and Managing Director of babyboomers.com.au He has been working in the human service and aged care sector in Australia and overseas for the past 30 years. David is a key adviser to government and organisations within Australia and overseas on service development. With his a high level of expertise in the Aged Care sector, David is the perfect person to talk to about the changes that are happening to aged care, such as CDC or consumer directed care. Especially what this means for us now and into the future. In this podcast we are covering... • An overview of what was happening in the previous aged care system. • The impact CDC has on the Home Care Program and consumers lives. • Key considerations when choosing providers under the CDC model.

20 MIN2016 MAY 2
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#004 - What Is Consumer Directed Care?

#003 - What to expect during a Hip Reconstruction

Samantha talks to registered nurse Sally Moyle about what to expect during a Hip Reconstruction

24 MIN2016 APR 20
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#003 - What to expect during a Hip Reconstruction
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Latest Episodes

#010 - Caring for Yourself

Cassie Day is the Founding Director of The Carer's Place. With over 14 years as a carer for her son, Cassie has found her calling in supporting carers to do their best work, avoiding burn out and overwhelm. Join us today, as we talk about self-care practices for carers. What we will cover: Why is self-care important? • The five aspects of self-care that are most important • Recognising the cycle of overwhelm • How to go about helping a carer in your life

29 MIN2016 JUN 24
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#010 - Caring for Yourself

#009 - Power Of Attorney

MIchelle is a solicitor from Partners Wealth Group and she specialises in Wills and Estates, the perfect person to talk to us about what a Power of Attorney can mean for you and your family. What we will cover: • What is a power of attorney? • Why would you want to have a power of attorney? • When to have these documents in place? • Who can be the decision maker/power of attorney? • What can an attorney do? ª How do we determine when the power of attorney will come into affect?

17 MIN2016 JUN 17
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#009 - Power Of Attorney

#008 - Dying To Know

It's a fact that none of us make it out alive. So why are we so afraid of death? Today we have Kerrie Noonan from the Groundswell Project here to talk to us about death and dying, plus give us tips on how to approach this taboo topic with our families. What we cover: • What is end of life planning? • Why do we avoid talking about death and dying? • What do we need to be aware of when approaching this topic? • How do we start talking and planning for death with our friends and loved ones? • What are the legal items we need to be aware of?

23 MIN2016 JUN 10
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#008 - Dying To Know

#007 - Elder Abuse

Today we talk with Susan Johnson from Community West about elder abuse. Nearly every statistic reveals that elder abuse and neglect are growing problems. While we don’t know of all the details on why this is occurring - what we do know is there are ways to slow it down and prevent it from escalating.

20 MIN2016 MAY 27
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#007 - Elder Abuse

#006 - How To Choose A Suitable Nursing Home

Tina Hogarth-Clarke is the Managing Director of Into Age Care. Tina uses her knowledge and skills to listen to clients and find the best aged care option for them and their families. Today we draw on Tina's vast experience to help you understand what you need to know when planning for a parent to go into a care facility. This will cover: • Signs to determine if your parent needs to move (safety vs financial) • How to involve parents in the residential care move (and who else needs to be involved?) • Role of the ACAT team • How to get a referral to a facility • What you should look for when choosing this facility, and • Financial considerations to be aware of

21 MIN2016 MAY 20
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#006 - How To Choose A Suitable Nursing Home

#005 - Nursing Home Costs Explained

Senior Financial Advisor Luke Andrews explains the financial side of Residential Aged Care Facility.

16 MIN2016 MAY 11
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#005 - Nursing Home Costs Explained

#004 - What Is Consumer Directed Care?

David Stevens is the founder and Managing Director of babyboomers.com.au He has been working in the human service and aged care sector in Australia and overseas for the past 30 years. David is a key adviser to government and organisations within Australia and overseas on service development. With his a high level of expertise in the Aged Care sector, David is the perfect person to talk to about the changes that are happening to aged care, such as CDC or consumer directed care. Especially what this means for us now and into the future. In this podcast we are covering... • An overview of what was happening in the previous aged care system. • The impact CDC has on the Home Care Program and consumers lives. • Key considerations when choosing providers under the CDC model.

20 MIN2016 MAY 2
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#004 - What Is Consumer Directed Care?

#003 - What to expect during a Hip Reconstruction

Samantha talks to registered nurse Sally Moyle about what to expect during a Hip Reconstruction

24 MIN2016 APR 20
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#003 - What to expect during a Hip Reconstruction
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