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SA provider achieves top dementia design status

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South Australian not-for-profit aged care provider Life Care has been recognised internationally for the highest standard of dementia design at its facility in Joslin.

Life Care’s Gaynes Park Manor has become the first residential aged care facility in the Southern Hemisphere to be awarded the Gold Standard Accreditation from the Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) in the UK.

Life Care CEO Allen Candy said the accreditation rewarded the organisation’s continuous effort to be at the forefront of design and care models for residents with dementia.

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Source:
Natasha Egan, 2019, Australian Ageing Agenda (https://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/about/)

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