Projects

My Place for Life 5-year follow-up

Evaluation of Wyndham City community support worker program

Client: Wyndham City Council

Start year: 2013
End year: 2014

Evaluate a new model of HACC provision using specially trained community support workers to provide care and support within the Active Service Model of community care.

My Place for Life

Client: Australian Research Council

Start year: 2011
End year: 2014

The My Place for Life research project sought to address the question of how different living environments affect quality of life and outcomes of older people. The main outcome measures are quality of life and social participation. With Uniting Aged Care.

HACC Assessment Service

Client: Department of Health Victoria

Start year: 2012
End year: 2013

Evaluation of the HACC Assessment Service: short-term case management pilot.

Clinical Placements Projects

Client: Department of Health Victoria

Start year: 2012
End year: 2013

Uniting Aged Care Lead: Implementation of an expanded settings for clinical placements program.

Re-Visioning Ageing

Client: Australian Research Council

Start year: 2011
End year: 2013

This project examines new directions in service system design for older people. The projects aims to (a) determine the care, housing and psychosocial requirements of people who will require support over the next two decades, and (b) explore how the use of community development principles in the design of service provision can promote innovative services that support full social inclusion. With Uniting Aged Care.

EN-ABLE

Client: Australian Department of Health & Ageing

Start year: 2012
End year: 2012

Establish an evaluation framework for the EN-ABLE Program

Best Care for Older People

Client: Northern Health

Start year: 2012
End year: 2012Evaluation framework and data analysis for Northern Health's Best Care for Older People Program.

Strengthening Local Communities

Client: City of Melbourne

Start year: 2012
End year: 2012

Research project to explore innovative ways for capacity building and strengthening of local communities to be supportive and inclusive of older people.

HACC Active Service Model

Client: Municipal Association of Victoria

Start year: 2012
End year: 2012

Analyses of MAV Survey of HACC home care providers.

SCTT Revision

Client: Department of Health Victoria

Start year: 2011
End year: 2012

Pilot of the Service Coordination Tool Templates (SCTT) - a suite of templates developed to facilitate and support service coordination, SCTT support the collection and recording of initial contact, initial needs identification, referral and coordinated care planning information in a standardised way.

Go For Your Life

Client: YMCA

Start year: 2009
End year: 2010

An evaluation of the Seniors 'Go For Your Life' Acting Ageing Network and 2008 Improvement and Development Strength Training for Older Adults Program.

J.O. & J.R. Wicking Trust Strategic Grant

Client: JO & JR Wicking Trust

Start year: 2008
End year: 2009

Caring for Older Survivors of Genocide and Mass Trauma: A model for training aged care professionals.

eBusiness Stage 1 - eACCR

Client: Australian Department of Health & Ageing

Start year: 2004
End year: 2010

A project to support the electronic capture and lodgment of Aged Care Client Record information for processing within the aged care payments system.