Responding to and preventing sexual assault in Residential Aged Care
An online facilitator course and resource for aged care educators, clinical governance or quality, risk and compliance managers – part of the #ReadyToListen project.
This resource prepares educators to facilitate training in their workplace on how to better respond to and prevent sexual assault in residential aged care.
This includes guidance, practical strategies and learning activities covering:
- sexual rights and responsibilities in residential aged care
- how to support and ensure immediate safety for victim/survivors who disclose sexual assault
- practical strategies for communicating about sexual assault in ways that are ethically responsible
- how to develop and implement a sexual assault policy or guidelines and audits to identify gaps and make improvements.