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Holiday Closings

The MAC Office will be closed from 14 December 2018 and will reopen on 14 January 2019. The MAC Staff and Board of Management would like to wish you a joyous festive season, and hope that it is filled peace, love, and laughter.

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Lunch and Learn

9 November @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm MAC Library, 94 Henley Beach Road Mile End, 5031 Australia Join the MAC team for Lunch and Learn. Join us for a casual lunch, with other workers and MAC staff to network, learn and discuss different topics of interest in aged care....

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Aged Care Royal Commission Terms of Reference

Prime Minister Scott Morrison yesterday announced the Terms of Reference for the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. This follows more than 5,100 submissions received from aged care consumers, families, carers, aged care workers, health professionals...

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Continued support for older CALD people

Improving outcomes for people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds in aged care policy development and service delivery. The Minister for Ageing, Ken Wyatt, recently announced the extension of the Partners in Culturally Appropriate Care...

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Culture in Ageing (CiA): Family and Family Roles

Perfect for Lifestyle Coordinators and Diversional Therapists, this full-day workshop will include sessions on significance of family and family roles in various cultural contexts, expectations and obligations and how they evolve through generations, social events and...

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Reading for First Aid Course

Prior to Starting the First Aid course with First Aid Pro, attendees are required to have a USI number. To register a number or check if you have one, please visit the usi.gov.au website. It is also recommended that prior to attending the course, attendees read the...

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Did You Know… Easter is Celebrated in Many Cultures?

Easter is a celebration that is shared by many Christian countries. The celebrations may differ from country to country but there are also some similarities across all cultures that celebrate it. The name for Easter differs from language to language. Many of the...

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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year falls between mid-January and mid February. Each new year date is different from the western calendar. Chinese New Year is the longest and most important festival in Chinese culture. It celebrates 15 days in the first month of the Lunar calendar....

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