Latest older people News

Lessons for surviving crises, from wisest among us
Start of Containers for Change deferred due to COVID-19
New online marketplace connects SA shoppers with local business online for delivery
Community Visitors volunteers must receive dementia-specific training
RACGP issues new advice for people to get flu vaccinations earlier than usual
Update on Coronavirus Measures
Property under fire: tenants, property owners and older Australians bear brunt of Covid-19
Support to keep people active and healthy as COVID-19 restrictions continue
Older Australians support Government’s “strong advice” for vulnerable Australians to remain indoors
Neighbour Day: An important time to be ‘neighbourly’
Best ways to keep it moving at home
Centralised shopping adds to health risk
Heart Week cancelled as primary care sector fights COVID-19 crisis
Global COVID-19 pandemic: latest
Statement on delivery of essential Council services
Older Australians at risk of health issues due to inactivity during this period of self-isolation
Immune boost against corona virus
Aged care funding injection a welcome response to challenges COVID-19 poses for aged care providers
Covid-19: Survey shows support for vulnerable reaches new low
As impact of coronavirus grows, survey shows vital community services sinking with demand
Carinity enforcing strict Coronavirus control measures
Urgent measures needed to support people with disability during COVID-19 crisis
Faculty of Medicine to lead drug trial into treatment of COVID-19
FECCA launches resource encouraging CALD seniors to share ideas for improvement with Aged Care Royal Commission
Backing our health services to combat COVID-19
Recommendations to Government measures in response to COVID19 health crisis
Council response to corona virus
Grants to bring domestic violence into spotlight
Woolworths set new standard in pandemic response
Pets can protect against suicide in older people
Fears Coronavirus pandemic could lead to human rights abuses
Older Australians working longer
Exercise works for those beginning cancer treatment
Global COVID-19 crisis declared a pandemic
Causes of loneliness differ between generations
COVID-19 preparation must include people with disability
Liberals fail industry and workers on skills shortage
Commit to Fair Funding for Fair Pay this International Women’s Day
Interview with Alan Jones, 2GB
Retirement Income Review must prioritise a simpler, fairer
Time to take a more not less approach to aged care staffing
New data shows fewer people sleeping rough as City prepares $10 million investment
Time for action on aged care staffing crisis
Centrelink agency announcement welcome but more services still needed
Hobsons Bay hosts innovative gambling aversion project
Using storytelling to reduce ageism in community
Consumption-driven climate change leaves poor worse off
Short film competition to be bigger and B.OLDer in 2020