Most older people live active and independent lives and contribute to the community in lots of ways. They are leaders, workers, carers, volunteers, grandparents, parents, friends, mentors – and more! However, long life can bring health challenges and sometimes older people need assistance.
We provide extra help, including cooked meals, housekeeping, and social activities, plus dementia + carer respite services.
Review our research on working with older Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
The World Health Organization wants people to change the way they think about getting older.
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Australia's aged care system is complicated and confusing and needs a major overhaul. Join the campaign for change.
One in ten households pays more than 30 per cent of its income on housing. Join the campaign for more affordable housing.
Find out how community aged care workers can promote participation in social networks by older clients living in their own homes.
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A guide to help older people plan for the future, if a time comes when they are unable to make decisions themselves.
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