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  • Date published: Wednesday 9 May 2018

    Category(ies): Media release

    A strong society is as important as physical infrastructure and tax cuts

    The peak body for Baptist community service organisations, Baptist Care Australia, sees the 2018-19 federal Budget as a lost opportunity. Read more

  • Date published: Tuesday 8 May 2018

    Category(ies): Media release

    Aged care Budget starts filling gaps and setting a path to reform

    The peak body for Baptist aged care organisations, Baptist Care Australia, welcomes the Government’s Budget commitments to improve Australia’s growing aged care system. Read more

  • Date published: Tuesday 24 April 2018

    Category(ies): Comment

    Working in aged care is a privilege

    “Working in aged care is a privilege,” Donela says. “It’s very special to share the journey with people in this part of their lives." Read more

  • Date published: Monday 23 April 2018

    Category(ies): Media release

    Immediate action needed to increase access to home care

    A coalition of leading not-for-profit aged care peak bodies is calling for immediate action to tackle the increasing number of older Australians waiting to access home care. Read more

  • Date published: Wednesday 18 April 2018

    Category(ies): News

    New Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission announced

    The Government has today announced a new single independent quality and safety commission will oversee aged care regulation, compliance, and complaints from January next year. Read more

  • Date published: Wednesday 4 April 2018

    Category(ies): Media release

    Aged & Community Services Australia and Baptist Care Australia announce first group membership agreement

    Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA) and Baptist Care Australia are pleased to announce their first group membership which commences from 1 July 2018. Read more

  • Date published: Wednesday 21 March 2018

    Category(ies): News

    Introducing the Everybody's Home Campaign

    Everyone needs a home. But right now, Australia’s housing system is broken. A generation of homeowners has been priced out by investors. There is a shortage of secure, affordable rental properties. And more and more people are being pushed into homelessness. Read more

  • Date published: Monday 19 March 2018

    Category(ies): Media release

    Baptist Care Australia helps launch Everybody’s Home campaign

    Baptist Care Australia is helping to launch the Everybody’s Home housing campaign this week at the National Press Club. Special guests will be attending to bring the voice of experience in community housing to the launch – resident, Jaci Layne, and Community Housing Manager, Jenny King. Read more

  • Date published: Wednesday 14 March 2018

    Category(ies): News

    Video: A new look

    Executive Director Marcia Balzer unveils the new Baptist Care Australia website and digital communications. Read more

  • Date published: Tuesday 13 March 2018

    Category(ies): News

    Everyone is welcome at our annual conference

    Join our keynote speakers Stan Grant, Mariam Veiszadeh and Liz Griffin at the annual get-together of the Baptist Care Australia family 28-30 May in Sydney. Read more

  • Date published: Wednesday 7 March 2018

    Category(ies): Feature

    Indigenous affairs takes a sad turn

    Sadly, the hopeful aspirations expressed in the Uluru Statement from the Heart have not been realised. Relations between Indigenous communities and the Australian Government have taken a turn for the worse over the last year. Read more

  • Date published: Thursday 22 February 2018

    Category(ies): Media release

    Statement on Fairfield Grange

    Baptist Care Australia expresses its condolences to grieving families affected by events at Carinity’s Fairfield Grange Community in Queensland that are being reported in current media coverage Read more