Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap WATCH to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LISTEN to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LATEST NEWS to start the live stream.

LISTEN
Watch
on air now

Create a 2GB account today!

You can now log in once to listen live, watch live, join competitions, enjoy exclusive 2GB content and other benefits.


Joining is free and easy.

You will soon need to register to keep streaming 2GB online. Register an account or skip for now to do it later.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Hopes for aged care support ahead of federal budget

Article image for Hopes for aged care support ahead of federal budget

The federal budget will include a $17 billion boost to the aged care sector after shocking findings of neglect by the royal commission.

The four-year plan is expected to help support the elderly to stay in their own homes and address staffing issues.

National Seniors Australia Chief Advocate Ian Henschke told Ben Fordham an apprenticeship-style training program is needed.

“People are not trained properly.

“You’ve got to train people to be caring and to understand dementia.”

Press PLAY below to hear more

Image: Getty

Ben Fordham
Advertisement