Aged Care Policy

2017

  • ECCV response to Victorian Government discussion paper on the proposed voluntary assisted dying bill (April 2017) (Download here)
  • ECCV response to elder abuse discussion paper of the Australian Law Reform Commission (February 2017) (Download here).

2016

ECCV ageing portfolio papers (download here)

Ageing portfolio sheet 1: Multicultural policy advocacy for seniors (download here);

Ageing portfolio sheet 2: Multicultural seniors associations (download here);

Ageing portfolio sheet 3: Digital literacy (download here);

Ageing portfolio sheet 4: Aged care workforce (download here).

 

ECCV endorsement of FECCA submission on the National Aged Care Advocacy Framework (Download)

ECCV submission to the Australian Law Reform Inquiry into Protecting the Rights of older Australians from Abuse (August 2016) (Download).

ECCV presentation on planning ahead in multicultural communities at Palliative Care Victoria Conference 2016 (July 2016) (Download)

 

ECCV policy analysis on Federal election commitments to seniors from non-English speaking backgrounds (June 2016) (Download - updated 01 July 2016):

Party responses received by ECCV in relation to their election commitments to seniors from multicultural backgrounds:

1. ECCV letter and Greens response to ECCV - Download

2. Labor response to ECCV and media release - Download

3. Coalition response to ECCV - Download

 

ECCV submission to Commonwealth Department of Health on Short Term Restorative Care Programme Manual (June 2016) Download

ECCV response to Commissioner for Senior Victorians 'Ageing is everyone's business' report (April 2016) (Download)

ECCV ageing and aged care advocacy outline for 2016-2017 (March 2016) Download.

ECCV submission to the Commonwealth Department of Health Survey on Future Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) Growth Funding Processes (March 2016) Download.

Submission to Senate Community Affairs References Committee Inquiry on future of Australia's aged care sector workforce (March 2016) Download.

 

2015

ECCV-HAAG Paper: At Risk of Homelessness - Preventing Homelessness in Older Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities (December 2015) Download 

ECCV Submission to DSS on the Increasing Choice in Home Care – Stage 1 Discussion Paper (October 2015) Download

ECCV Report on findings from advance care planning project (June 2015) Download

ECCV Submission to DSS on the Home Care Packages Programme Consultation Paper (May 2015) Download

ECCV Submission to DSS: Retaining the Benefits of Victoria’s HACC Access and Support Program in the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (April 2015) Download

ECCV Submission to the Department of Social Services on the Commonwealth Home Support Programme Draft Manual, National Fees Policy Consultation Paper and Good Practice Guide for Restorative Care Approaches (April 2015) Download

ECCV Submission to the Parliament of Australia's Senate Community Affairs References Committee's Inquiry into the processes undertaken by the Department of Social Services in allocating funding through the grants round in the latter half of 2014 (February 2015) Download

ECCV submission to FECCA - Consultation Transcript on the Allocation of Aged Care Service Improvement and Healthy Ageing Grants by the Department of Social Services (February 2015) Download

FINAL Report on FECCA and ECCV Aged Care Consultations 2014-15 Download

2014

ECCV Consultation Report on Access of older people from non-English speaking backgrounds to language services in Victoria by the ECCV Aged Care Policy Sub-committee (November 2014) Download

ECCV Submission to the 2014-15 HACC Growth Funding Consultation Discussion Paper (September 2014) Download

ECCV Multicultural Aged Care Strategy (October 2014) Download

ECCV Submission to the Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs on Extend of Income Inequality in Australia (August 2014) Download

Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria Submission
to the
Commonwealth Department of Social Services
on
Key Directions for the
Commonwealth Home Support Programme Discussion Paper
June 2014

ECCV Submission to the Commonwealth Department of Social Services on Key Directions for the Commonwealth Home Support Programme Discussion Paper June 2014 Download

ECCV Discussion Paper Building New Bridges - Strategies for Healthy Ageing in New and Emerging Communities (April 2014) Download

ECCV Position Paper on Aged Care (March 2014) Download

ECCV Submission to the Victorian Aged Care Planning Advisory Committee - Aged Care Approval Rounds 2013 (March 2014) Download

ECCV Response to the Department of Health on Ministerial Round Table Discussion on the Victorian Dementia Action Plan (February 2014) Download

2013

ECCV-AAVic Aged Care Policy Report on Forum on New and Emerging Ageing Communities (December 2013) Download

ECCV Submission to the Commissioner for Senior Victorians on Older People's Action Plan (October 2013) Download

ECCV Submission to the Department of Social Services on HACC Transition (October 2013) Download

ECCV aged care policy report on regional ECCV-BRMC aged care Forum on Strengthening Diverse Ageing Communities (September 2013) Download

ECCV Position Paper on Homelessness of Older People from a non-English speaking background (June 2013) Download

ECCV Submission to the United Nations on Protecting the Rights of Older People (May 2013) Download

ECCV Submission to the Victorian Law Reform Commission on Succession Laws (March 2013) Download

2012

ECCV Submission to the National Inquiry into Dementia: Early Diagnosis and Intervention (May 2012) Download 266 KB

ECCV 2012 ACAR Submission to the Department of Health and Ageing  (Mar 2012) Download (302 KB)

2011

eccv Submission to Panel on Indigenous Constitutional Recognition (September 2011) Download (147 KB)

eccv discussion paper: Meant to Care about Culturally Relevant Dementia Care (September 2011) Download (833KB)

eccv submission on Aged Care Service Improvement and Healthy Ageing Fund (September 2011) Download (497KB)

eccv submission on Diversity Planning and Practice in the Victorian HACC Program (July 2011) Download (187KB)

eccv submission to the Inquiry into Opportunities for Particpation of Victorian Seniors (August 2011) Download (270KB)

eccv submission on the Guardianship Consultation to the Victorian Law Reform Commission (May 2011) Download (198KB)

eccv Discussion Paper: A Better Way for Mental Health and Aged Care - a Multicultural Perspective (April 2011) Download (2.2MB)

eccv Ageing and Cultural Diversity Strategy (February 2011) Download (537KB)

eccv Second response to Caring for Older Australians draft report of the Productivity Commission (March 2011) Download (163KB)

eccv First Response to Caring for Older Australians draft report of the Productivity Commission (March 2011) Download (25 KB)

eccv Ageing and Cultural Diversity Strategy (February 2011) Download (538 KB)

eccv Third Response to HACC Social Support and Respite Review (January 2011) Download (345KB)

2010

eccv Second Response to the Review of HACC and SCP Social Support and Respite Services (September 2010) Download (211KB)

eccv First Response to Review of HACC and SCP Social Support and Respite Services (September 2010) Download (147 KB)

eccv Position Paper - Residential Aged Care (August 2010) Download (522KB)

eccv Palliative Care Position Paper (July 2010) Download (96KB)

'Caring for Older Australians in Ethnic Communities'. eccv submission to the Productivity Commission Inquiry: Caring for Older Australians (July 2010) Download (258KB)

eccv Submission to the Home and Community Care Assessment Services (HAS) and Aged Care Assessement Services (ACAS) Draft Protocol to the Aged Care Branch, Department of Health (May 2010) Download (113KB)

Practising Positive Partnerships in the Multicultural Community Sector - an eccv evidence-based research project: 

- Executive Summary (Download here)

- Full report (Download here)

eccv Elder Abuse Prevention Positon Paper (January 2010) Download (45KB)

eccv Response to HACC Service Coordination Guide (February 2010) Download (35KB)

eccv Submission to Palliative Care in Victoria Strategic Directions (January 2010) Download (33KB)

2009

eccv Response to Well for Life Emotional Wellbeing Evaluation (November 2009) Download (28KB)

eccv CALD Seniors Response to Brimbank Lifelong Learning Project (November 2009) Download (28KB)

eccv Reclaiming Respect and Dignity: Elder Abuse Prevention in Ethnic Communities (Download 94KB)

eccv Unready, Unwilling and Ageing Ethnic Baby Boomers and Their Parents February 2009 (Download 217KB)

Archive

eccv Aged Care Committee Strategic Plan March 2006 - June 2007 (Download 230KB)

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