About

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
www.aged.grief.org.au
• Dementia Support Australia
www.dementia.com.au
• Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN)
www.opan.com.au

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Phoenix Australia

Understanding trauma.
Renewing lives.
We’re Australia’s National Centre of Excellence in Posttraumatic Mental Health, the internationally recognised experts in trauma-related mental health and wellbeing.
We build evidence and translate knowledge into action, such as improved treatment options and greater support for trauma-affected individuals, families and communities.
We are Phoenix Australia.
We understand trauma and renew lives.

Consultation Partners

• Elder Rights Advocacy
   www.era.asn.au
• Benetas
   www.benetas.com.au
• Hall & Prior Health & Aged Care Group
   www.hallprior.com.au
• Seniors Rights Service
   www.seniorsrightsservice.org.au
• Estia Health
   www.estiahealth.com.au
• Australian Unity
   www.australianunity.com.au
• RSL Care SA
   www.rslcaresa.com.au
• LGBTIQ+ Health Australia
   www.lgbtiqhealth.org.au
• VACCHO
   www.vaccho.org.au
• Multicultural Aged Care
   www.mac.org.au

Acknowledgment of Country

I acknowledge the Traditional Owners of these lands.
We acknowledge that the land on which we meet was the place of age-old ceremonies, of celebration, initiation and renewal, and that the local Aboriginal peoples have had and continue to have a unique role in the life of these lands.