Message from the CEO
The Aged & Community Services Association of NSW & ACT Inc
(ACS) is delighted to be a strong voice for not for profit organisations
supporting older people.
Our services have been rated highly by
members as providing timely and valuable support on employee relations,
policy development, advocacy, consultancy and learning and development.
Our events and conferences are proudly run as topical and quality
activities to promote learning and sharing across the sector.
work closely with partners across all levels of government and around
Australia to be in a position of influence when decisions are being
made. While we are based at Rhodes in Sydney, we have frequent visits to
our regional areas and communicate regularly using various forms of
Our focus is on all aspects of support for older
Australians; including housing, community care, residential places and
healthy ageing. We have a long term commitment to older people and
believe in a just and compassionate society that values all of its
The next few years are likely to include major changes
as we engage in reform of the sector. In this environment the
Association seeks to be a strong advocate and support as we maximise the
benefits of those changes for our members and their consumers.