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August 10 2017 Ageing concerns

For Tom and Topsy, Case Management was the first step in ensuring they were supported to continue living at home as safely and as independently as possible…

June 22 2017 Healthy ageing

Home Care allows Tom and Topsy to live independently and safely at home. Tom and Tom have designed their Home Care Package with support from their Care Coordinator…

May 29 2017 Ageing concerns

There are a number of proactive steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of falls, including things you can do at home. Read on for our checklist of falls prevention strategies

May 15 2017 Ageing concerns

Aged Care Resident and Guest Blogger, Chris shares her checklist for finding an aged care home that you’ll love…

In recognition of the valuable role nurses play in our communities, aged care provider The Whiddon Group launched their Share That You Care campaign on International Nurses Day

April 28 2017 Keeping connected

Thelma celebrates her 106th birthday surrounded by family, friends, carers and residents at her aged care home and shares her secrets to a long life…

April 20 2017 Healthy ageing

Art and painting plays a huge and very important role for 74 year old budding artist, Neil, but it hasn’t always been that way. Find out how art therapy helps Neil…

April 05 2017 Keeping connected

For aged care resident Chris McNeil and many others, technology has made a real difference in combating social isolation and loneliness. Read along as Chris shares her story…

March 08 2017 Keeping connected

Food is a powerful and emotive subject for many people. It brings people together, connects friends and families, and is a fantastic way to share skills, knowledge and celebrate traditions.

March 02 2017 Keeping connected

With technology and social media proving to be an effective way for older people to stay connected, we’re sharing some tips on how to introduce and use technology and social media to reduce loneliness.

March 01 2017 Healthy ageing

Getting involved in creative activity is a highly effective way of tackling social isolation and loneliness, reducing anxiety and depression and improving cognition.

February 23 2017 Ageing concerns

We’ve put together a handy guide to help you understand what to look for when finding inclusive aged care providers.

February 13 2017 Ageing concerns

With the changes to Home Care packages this year, we’re sharing some suggested questions to help you choose the home care provider that’s right for you.

February 10 2017 Keeping connected

Distance is no barrier to staying in touch for Ruth and her granddaughter in the USA. They share their story about the incredible power of technology in keeping people connected – watch along!