Senate Inquiry looks at mental health of workers

| 13 Apr 2016

A Senate Inquiry into the future of the aged care sector has heard that the mental health of workers must be a top priority for home care providers. The inquiry was told of a recent study which found around 50 per cent of home care workers have experienced depression or anxiety.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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