Mainstream versus ethno-specific community aged care services: it's not an 'either or'.

  title={Mainstream versus ethno-specific community aged care services: it's not an 'either or'.},
  author={Harriet Radermacher and Susan E. Feldman and Colette Browning},
  journal={Australasian journal on ageing},
  volume={28 2},
Approximately 16% of the Australian population speak a language other than English at home. Older people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds face many barriers to accessing services which may explain their under-utilisation of community aged care services. The aim of this review is to critique the literature related to the delivery of community aged care services to people from CALD backgrounds. The merits of a partnership model approach are highlighted, in addition to… CONTINUE READING
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