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ECH LGBTI Connect Team finalists in aged care awards!

March 28, 2019

The ECH LGBTI Connect Team was recently selected as a finalist in the ‘Team’ category for the 2019 South Australia / Northern Territory Excellence in Age Services Awards conducted by aged care industry peak body, Leading Age Services Australia (LASA). LASA represents and supports providers of age services across residential care, home care and retirement living. The LASA Awards aim to promote and recognise excellence across the diverse and dynamic fields in the age services industry.

As the only aged care provider in South Australia to have the Rainbow Tick accreditation the ECH LGBTI Connect team offer a unique service assisting people, aged 55 and over from Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and/or Intersex (LGBTI) communities, to access the aged care system in a culturally safe way. The ECH LGBTI Connect Team were selected as a finalist in recognition of the work they do to encourage workplace diversity and a positive workplace culture as well for using innovation and initiative to improve the lives of older people.

Call 1300 275 324 or email ask@ach.asn.au if you would like to speak to a member of the LGBTI Connect Team about ECH services or the aged care sector.