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Topic "Aged" in Maltese - total 38 documents

Title: A Good Night's Sleep
Summary: The aim of this booklet - "A Practical Guide: About a good night's sleep" is to assist people get a better night's sleep.

Title: Aged care signage
Summary: The Aged Care Signage will assist residents in aged care facilities navigate their way around their home or service. Signs such as 'kitchen', 'dining room', 'keep out', 'danger', and 'this way to the garden', will help improve communication with residents/clients and minimise confusion.

Title: Caring for someone who is frail aged or has dementia?
Summary: Brochure on a program that supports family carers living in the local government areas of Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Melbourne, Melton, Moonee Valley and Wyndham. Note that the English resource itself is bilingual.

Title: Changed behaviour - anger and aggression - information for residents, families and carers.
Summary: Information about dementia and changed behaviour for residents, families and carers.

Title: Changed behaviour - loss of inhibition - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about dementia and changed behaviour for residents, families and carers.

Title: Changed behaviour - noisy - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about dementia and changed behaviour for residents, families and carers.

Title: Changed behaviour - wandering - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about dementia and changed behaviour for residents, families and carers.

Title: Communication cards
Summary: The Communication Cards depict a wide range of daily activities and situations and can be used to prompt discussion, assist with directions, clarify a client’s needs, etc. The Communication Cards cover themes such as: Food / Drink / Meals Religion / Spirituality Medical / Health Specialists Personal Care Sleep TV / Recreation Feelings / Pain Mobility Aids

Title: Constipation - health literacy information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about prevention and management of constipation for residents, families and carers.

Title: Dehydration - health literacy information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about prevention and management of dehydration for residents, families and carers.

Title: Delirium - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about the prevention and management of delirium for residents, families and carers.

Title: Depression - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about the signs, causes and management of depression for residents, families and carers.

Title: Falls - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about being at risk of falls and minimising risk of falls for residents, families and carers.

Title: Financial abuse - Elder abuse prevention
Summary: Financial abuse, such as when someone you trust illegally or improperly uses your money, assets or property, is one of the most common forms of abuse of older people.

Title: Fire Safety for Older People and People with Disability
Summary: A translated brochure that has been designed to assist older people or people with disability to reduce their risk of fire and harm from fires. It encourages consideration of early warning, how to respond to a fire and other advice to help reduce risk.

Title: Gentle exercise - nothing to lose and a lot to gain
Summary: A guide to the benefits of gentle exercise for older people, including stronger bones and muscles, a lower risk of falls and staying independent for longer.

Title: Home care letter to care recipients
Summary: Care recipients and representatives are actively encouraged to contribute to decisions made by residential aged care homes and home care services about the care and services they receive. This ensures a strong continuous improvement approach for providers, as well as a focus on the needs and preferences of care recipients. Use our series of letters (and posters for residential aged care homes) available in 20 community languages to inform care recipients and representatives

Title: Home safety and the older person
Summary: A practical guide to help older people avoid falls at home and around the garden.

Title: I have a concern / the services we offer (written and audio version)
Summary: Information for people receiving aged care, families, representatives and carers about the Aged Care Complaints Commissioner

Title: Medicines - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about medicine management for residents, families and carers.

Title: My Aged Care
Summary: This website provides information explaining what My Aged Care is.

Title: Nocturia - going to the toilet at night
Summary: This translated document describes what Nocturia is and its causes which include (but are not limited to) heart problems, kidney problems, and diabetes (type 1 and 2). It also covers issues with lowering fluid intake, what a person should do and how it can be treated.

Title: Personal Alert Victoria - Information sheet
Summary: Personal Alert Victoria (PAV) is a personal monitoring and emergency response service. It is funded by the Victorian Government and provided free of charge to eligible frail, isolated older people and people with disabilities to help them keep living in their homes.

Title: Physical restraint - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about physical restraint for residents, families and carers.

Title: Pressure injuries - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about the prevention and management of pressure injuries for residents, families and carers.

Title: Residential English poster advising of visit
Summary: Care recipients and representatives are actively encouraged to contribute to decisions made by residential aged care homes and home care services about the care and services they receive. This ensures a strong continuous improvement approach for providers, as well as a focus on the needs and preferences of care recipients. Use our series of letters (and posters for residential aged care homes) available in 20 community languages to inform care recipients and representatives

Title: Residential letter to residents
Summary: Care recipients and representatives are actively encouraged to contribute to decisions made by residential aged care homes and home care services about the care and services they receive. This ensures a strong continuous improvement approach for providers, as well as a focus on the needs and preferences of care recipients. Use our series of letters (and posters for residential aged care homes) available in 20 community languages to inform care recipients and representatives

Title: Residential unannounced visit poster
Summary: Care recipients and representatives are actively encouraged to contribute to decisions made by residential aged care homes and home care services about the care and services they receive. This ensures a strong continuous improvement approach for providers, as well as a focus on the needs and preferences of care recipients. Use our series of letters (and posters for residential aged care homes) available in 20 community languages to inform care recipients and representatives

Title: Skin care - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about caring for your skin for residents, families and carers.

Title: Skin tears - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about prevention and management of skin tears for residents, families and carers.

Title: Sleep - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about ways to sleep better for residents, families and carers.

Title: Speak to Bolton Clarke in your own language
Summary: Australians speak over 300 languages. Bolton Clarke understands it is important to have information in your language. This can help you get the health and aged care services you need. Bolton Clarke has a National Language Line. You can speak with us in your language with the help of a telephone interpreter. You can call 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

Title: Swallowing - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about the signs and management of swallowing problems for residents, families and carers.

Title: Teeth and mouth care - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about caring for your teeth and mouth for residents, families and carers.

Title: Unplanned weight loss - information for residents, families and carers
Summary: Information about the risks and prevention of unplanned weight loss for residents, families and carers.

Title: What is elder abuse? Elder abuse prevention
Summary: This fact sheet provides a brief overview of elder abuse and sources of information and support.

Title: Your pathway to accessing a home care package
Summary: This brochure provides information about home care packages.

Title: Your Rights and Responsibilities as a HACC Services User
Summary: The Home and Community Care (HACC) Program provides a range of basic support services to frail older people and people with disabilities who are experiencing difficulties in managing daily tasks but who wish to continue living at home. The Program also supports their carers and families. The documents informs about the rights and responsibilities of HACC services users.

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