Advocare is an independent, community based, not for profit organisation that supports and protects the rights of older people and people with disabilities. Providing advocacy, information and education to: people who receive aged care services and have a concern about the quality of service, people who receive aged care services but are finding it difficult to remain independently at home and would like information on what other services may be available them, older people (50 years+ for Aboriginal and 60 years+ for non-Aboriginal) who are victims or potential victims of abuse from family or friends
The days of a ‘one size fits all’ approach to caring for our elderly is thankfully long gone. Rise Network endeavours to create diverse options to cater for individual needs and desires. Assessors work with people to identify requirements and trained supportive staff follow an agreed plan of support.