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Indigenous Aged Care Design Guide

Type: Handbook
Supporting Aged Care Quality Standard: 5

This resource assists in the design, construction, ongoing assessment and maintenance of aged care facilities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Resource 6

The guide provides practical information on the design, selection, installation, construction, renovation and maintenance of all aspects related to aged care facilities. It is a resource for everybody involved in providing aged care services to Indigenous people, including community councils, Indigenous workers, architects, project managers, trades people and government officials.

Handbook 6PDF | File size: 8.9 MB


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Environmental Design Resources Handbook

This handbook consists of a suite of 7 resources. Access the individual resources below:


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