Resources for sale

Please see information below for ACSA publications available for order.

In Their Shoes

This training resource for new and existing staff considers the individuality and diversity of older people in residential aged care facilities and what this means for the way in which care is provided. A wide range of issues are raised and illustrated with case studies to encourage discussion. It also includes a "For You to Find Out" section, so that carers are aware of their organisation's policies and procedures on specific issues. In Their Shoes has been produced in close consultation with care staff, managers and trainers working in residential aged care facilities.

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In Their Homes - A training resource, updated and reprinted in 2014

This valuable training resource will help all paid home care workers and registered nurses who provide personal care, care around the home, nursing care or a combination of activities to people in their own homes. It will also be useful for volunteers such as Meals on Wheels workers. A wide range of issues are covered. It also includes a "For You to Find Out" section, so that workers are aware of their organisation's policies and procedures on specific issues, such as organisation duties, money matters, confidentiality, OHS, reporting accidents and so on.

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Testimonials

"Your book will be a fantastic resource to the disability specific care profession," Tania Van Megchelen, Counsellor, ParaQuad, Victoria.

"A manual that simply but comprehensively covers all aspects of dealing with clients in their homes whatever their frailty or disability. All students should have it as part of their course," Fleur Limpus, VAHEC Training Manager, Victoria.

"It is very user friendly, easy to read and understand. I will incorporate it into our training program for our Volunteers," Glenys Hanneman, Area Co-ordinator, RSL Community Care Services, Toowoomba, Queensland.

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