Unfortunately, the industrial environment – particularly in Victoria – was incredibly hostile to Allity`s industrial strategy, as the unions actively opposed the proposed terms and were willing to participate in major industrial disruptions to support their demands. As a large for-profit provider, backed by private equity investors, Allity`s business model could represent the future of providing elderly care services in Australia. However, it also represents a major challenge for trade unions that are confronted with the model of private providers. The CBF`s senior care team found it helpful to summarize the most significant changes and provide insight into what we might see next. .