Trauma & Aged Care
Support and Information HubMany older people have experienced trauma at some point in their life. Aged care workers can also be exposed to trauma as part of their work. Information and resources are available for people affected by trauma and those who support them.
Dementia and trauma in aged care
Understand how aged care workers can support people affected by dementia and trauma. This training is for aged care sector clinical and wellbeing staff, health providers, leaders and managers, and aged care peak bodies.Watch webinar
SOLAR Wellbeing program
The Skills for Life Adjustment and Resilience (SOLAR) Program for Aged Care staff.
(Coming July 2021)
Trauma awareness training
Learn how trauma can impact residents, families, staff, managers and delivery of care. This training is for aged care sector leaders, managers, wellbeing staff, and aged care peak bodies.
(Coming April 2021)
Phoenix Australia is one of four organisations funded by the Australian Government Department of Health to deliver a COVID-19 grief and trauma response package to the aged care Sector. These organisations are:
- Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement
- Dementia Support Australia
- Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN).