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Information for

Older People

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Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) offers a range of supports for aged care residents, home care recipients, their families, friends, community workers and residential aged care staff and external organisations associated with aged care.

Resources

ACGB offers free aged care support services, including written resources, bereavement counselling, support groups, webinars and on-line courses.

Fact Sheets

The Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement have put together these resources to share how bereavement and grief may be affected by this pandemic.

About Aged Care

In 2016, 158,504 Australians died. On average each death leaves in its wake five bereaved people. Most bereaved people, with the support of family, friends and their community, cope with this loss, however for around six percent of the bereaved their grief is chronic and disabling. Research indicates that these individuals benefit from more specialist bereavement care

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News & Updates

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Upcoming Webinar - The loss and grief of residential aged care staff in the wake of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on the aged care sector in Australia. Residential aged care (RAC) staff have experienced extraordinary levels of uncertainty and stress. The grief felt by all within the aged care sector is likely to be

Upcoming Webinar - The loss and grief of residential aged care staff in the wake of COVID-19
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Peer Support Program

Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement is here to support your organisation to establish and run a grief and loss peer support program.

Peer Support Program
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COVID-19 Bereavement Support Group

The COVID-19 Bereavement Support Group has been established to support adults who are grieving the loss of a significant person in their life due to COVID-19 or those whose grief experience has been significantly impacted by the pandemic.

COVID-19 Bereavement Support Group

How can we help?

Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement (ACGB) offers a range of supports for aged care residents, home care recipients, their families, friends, community workers and residential aged care staff and external organisations associated with aged care.

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