The Government and the Opposition have allocated their ministerial portfolios and neither party has appointed a Minister for Ageing who would have the sole responsibility of aged care.
The current level of the fragmentation of aged care between Federal Government Ministers and Departments, Federal and State Governments and those providing aged care services continues to be a minefield of misinformation and confusion.
According to the 2011 Census there were 3,012,289 people aged 65 years of age and over. Who is representing these older people facing
WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF FUTURE AGED CARE SERVICES?