Latest older people News

Better access to justice with new resources
Pets, touch and COVID-19: why our furry friends are lifesavers
Additional $132.2 million for Aged Care Covid response
Hot deals keep seniors cool for Christmas
Fixing aged care for a civilised society
Guardianship reforms improve safeguards for vulnerable Queenslanders
New global guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour
When there is good vaccine news – efficacy is only beginning of story
Expert commentary: Oxford and AstraZeneca vaccine preliminary Phase III data
Nanobodies could hold clues to new COVID-19 therapies
Lithuania: COVID-19 crisis reinforces need for reforms to drive growth and reduce inequality
QSuper emerges as Australia’s best value super fund for young people
Retirement Incomes Review highlights growing divide
Study finds “high level” of COVID vaccine resistance
Trial of Oxford coronavirus vaccine in Southampton shows strong immune response in older adults
Jumping queue to buy a COVID-19 vaccine comes at
Agreement advanced to purchase up to 5 million COVID-19 vaccines
All eyes on Labor’s jobs plan as Gutwein budget falls flat
Excess death toll in care homes from Covid-19 ‘hugely underestimated’
Get COVID tested – Keep us all safe
More people are seeing multiple health professionals: Australia
UQ joins Age-Friendly University Global Network
Anthropologist examines aging in U.S. ‘Through Japanese Eyes’
Greater Melbourne Vital Signs, a new insight into Melbourne and COVID-19
GPs vital to health of nation when health crises strike
Major Minto housing project reaches top
Additional funding to expand support for those experiencing elder abuse
Greenery research to make life for aged care residents cooler
New funding to make life for aged care residents cooler
Mum’s melanoma shows importance of being sun smart
COVID-19 vaccine progress encouraging
First Covid lockdown had major impact on type 2 diabetes diagnosis and monitoring
Ageing in place: home is where our heart and health is
WA Seniors set to be celebrated with Seniors Week back for 2020
Virtual reality technology to improve pedestrian safety for older Australians
Significant psychological toll from COVID-19 lockdown
Launch event: Older Persons Legal Clinic
Expanded community shopping bus proposal
Positive Mental Health, Positive Ageing
ACOSS appearing at Senate Inquiry hearing today on JobMaker wage subsidy for people under 35
Aged care isnt working, but we can create neighbourhoods to support healthy ageing in place
Music stopped for SA’s party drug scene during lockdown
Uptake of Seniors Dental Benefits Scheme critical for senior population
Centre for Population Change shortlisted for ESRC Celebrating Impact Prize
Partial immunity and social distancing could reduce COVID-19 mortality rates
Aged care blueprint demands urgent action
Financial counsellors join fight against elder abuse thanks to new Advocare training program
Opening statement – Senate Estimates