Preventing and Reducing the Abuse and Neglect of Older People

The Serious Incident Response Scheme (SIRS) commences on the 1st April 2021. The ACLS SIRS learning resource along with a number of other ACLS learning resources will help prepare your workforce for the mandatory requirements to prevent and reduce incidents of abuse and neglect.

The SIRS is not a standalone requirement

The SIRS complements other requirements that aged care providers must meet and ACLS has the resources you need.

High Impact/ High Risk -  Look and Act Toolkits

The toolkits focus in on identification of and response to the high impact high prevalence risks under Standard 3 of the Aged Care Quality Standards. These learning resources are quick to complete and provide just in time learning optimised for all devices including mobile phones.  

Open Disclosure

This learning resource will introduce your workforce to the principles of open disclosure and practical applications. 

Feedback and Complaints

The ‘About Me’ video series presents each standard from the consumer perspective including Standard 4: Feedback and Complaints.

Responding to the Abuse of Older People

Ageism is addressed along with other risk factors and the identification of abuse and neglect. Click here for a preview of part 1 of this learning resource by viewing the video titled… It’s Not OK Just Because I am Old. 

Access our new SIRS learning resource and other relevant learning resources: