Training in Montessori Methods for aged care is provided in Australia by Montessori Ageing and Support Services (MASS). MASS) a division of the Montessori Australia foundation (MAF), is the national peak body for supporting quality of life for older Australians through the Montessori approach. In particular, it oversees training, consulting, promotion and endorsement of enriched Montessori environments for older people receiving care services. It promotes independence, self-esteem, choice and meaningful activity through the recognition of individual strengths, needs, interests and the establishment of expertly prepared environments.
MASS offer training workshops around the country and an annual Montessori Environments Conference. All contact and workshop details can be found at www.massa.org.au