It’s well established that Australia’s ageing population means we will need more workers in care roles in the future. With the introduction of the NDIS this need for carers grows larger and more urgent. Response Training identified this some time ago and set about trying to develop a model that would see unpaid carers get recognised for the skills they have, helping to boost the recognised skilled workforce.
Sue-Ellen Evans speaks to Garth Russell about Carers Recognition and The Hidden Workforce on 1233 ABC Newcastle local radio in March 2017. Listen to the interview below: