Advocacy – Aged Care Quality Standard 6

Advocacy – Aged Care Quality Standard 6

Provide better support for the elderly by understanding the importance of advocacy and the strategies surrounding it

Aged Care Learning Solutions
Updated Jun 13, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Define advocacy 
  • State people’s right to advocacy and support to choose and use an advocate
  • Outline the principles of advocacy 
  • Identify people who would benefit from advocacy because of culture, language or impairment 
  • List the ways in which advocacy can be supported within and outside the service 
  • Explain the role of an advocacy agency or service 
  • Apply the information on advocacy to your everyday care 
Course Description

This course covers the following:

  • People’s rights to advocacy
  • Principles of advocacy
  • Benefits of advocacy
  • Providing support and access to advocacy services


This learning activity is for Aged Care workers