MAC News

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Information and Resources

At Multicultural Aged Care Inc. (MAC), our primary responsibility and concern remains the safety and welfare of all members of CALD community groups and especially older people, and our staff and volunteers. In light of the current public health concerns posed by...

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SA Health Community Wellbeing & Resilience Grants

The Community Wellbeing & Resilience Grants program is part of the Open Your World – Statewide Wellbeing Strategy which supports the South Australian Government’s goal to build community resilience and support wellbeing in relation to the impacts and recovery from...

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Updates to the CHSP Program Manual

The CHSP Program Manual has been updated for the extension of the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2022. Providers will need to be aware of a number of changes in the following areas: Access to emergency CHSP services: older...

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New sign language interpreting service

From June 2020, all aged care assessment and delivery services now have access to free sign language and interpreting services to support older Australians who are deaf, deafblind, or hard of hearing to access or engage with Australian Government funded aged care...

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Postcards From Behind The COVID Curtain

POSTCARDS is a chance for older South Australians to reflect on the highs and lows of the COVID-19 restrictions by expressing their thoughts and feelings in a postcard. The South Australian Government has funded COTA SA to facilitate Postcards from behind the COVID...

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Travel restrictions into South Australia

New travel restrictions for those entering South Australia come into effect this afternoon. These restrictions exist in addition to those for international travellers. Travellers entering South Australia are required to self-quarantine for a period of 14 days from the...

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2019/20 Summer Closure

2019/20 Summer Closure

The MAC Office will be closed from 13 December 2019 to 13 January 2020. The MAC Board of Management and Staff wish you a safe and joyous holiday season, and a happy New Year!

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