NSW health promotion organisation ACON is hosting a free community event for older lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people to help reduce social isolation and promote social connection.
Seniors Rights Victoria has launched a series of discussion papers to help advance a conversation on elder abuse as a form of family violence.
Planet Ark in partnership with the New South Wales Environment Protection Authority has released a free guide for businesses to better manage their waste footprint and turn their waste into valuable resources.
A digital talking book that provides information on dementia in plain English aims to make information about dementia more accessible to the general community.
New online training is available for health professionals and care workers to improve their understanding of younger onset dementia.
A new guide has been developed for carers of people with dementia to help them prepare and stay safe during a natural disaster.
HammondCare’s executive chef Peter Morgan-Jones has collaborated with palliative medicine and allied health experts to produce a new cookbook for people at the end of life.
The Office of the eSafety Commissioner is running free webinars to upskill aged care staff on how to recognise a scam to help keep seniors safe online.
Almost half of dementia instances can be attributed to seven lifestyle factors that include physical inactivity, midlife obesity and low educational attainment, but most people are unaware of the risks, according to a research report released today.
An online training resource has been developed for practice nurses and GPs to support improved outcomes in dementia care.
A series of education modules has been launched to better equip the aged care workforce to care for a growing number of older people living with diabetes.
Advance Care Planning Australia and the National Ageing Research Institute have developed a resource to support aged care managers and senior staff to implement advance care planning within their organisations.
A new mobile phone app is available to encourage people to prioritise their social relationships as a powerful way to improve their overall health.
Work is underway to develop a series of films on dementia to improve awareness and early diagnosis among culturally and linguistically diverse communities.