It is our mission to advance the wellbeing of ageing Italo-Australians with services and programs that promote a fulfilling life. Co.As.It. (SA) takes a holistic approach to ageing, where psychological, emotional and physical wellbeing have been recognised as areas of need.

WHO WE ARE

A PEAK BODY FOR AGEING ITALO-AUSTRALIANS

The Italian Assistance Association – CO.AS.IT. (SA) Inc. is the peak body for ageing Italo-Australians in South Australia. CO.AS.IT. (SA) was formed as a collaborative initiative of the South Australian Italian community to support existing programs and respond to the growing demand for services within our community.

OUR MISSION

The Italian Assistance Association

Advancing the wellbeing of ageing Italo-Australia with access to information, support, advocacy, services & programs that promote a fulfilling life.

OUR COMMUNITY

The Italian Assistance Association

At Co.As.It. (SA) we work closely with the ageing Italo-Australian community in South Australia. This includes aged care recipients, aged care service providers and volunteers. 

Our Guiding Principles

Leadership

Acting according to best practice in governance and service delivery

IntegritY

Promoting a transparent and ethical approach to decision making

HolistiC

Applying a quality of life framework to the ageing Italo-Australian community

InnovatioN

Focused on continuous improvement and solution focused thinking

PositivE

Affirming our vision in everything we do

Education

Information and education sessions

At Co.As.It. (SA) we provide various information and education sessions. It is our mission to advance the wellbeing of the Italo-Australian community and keeping our community informed is an important part of this process.

Some popular topics include:

  • Navigating the aged care system
  • Understanding ‘My Aged Care’
  • Manual handling
  • Food safety
  • Health and Wellbeing

Recommendations

we value your feedback

Our goal is to continue improving the quality and breadth of information we provide to the community.

If you have attended a Co.As.It. (SA) information session and would like to offer feedback or if you have any suggestions for future topics of interest please complete the below form. We welcome all feedback and strive to continually improve what we do!