Latest older people News

8 tips to manage your mental health over holidays
Recovery Plan grants to strengthen connectivity to community for WA seniors
WHO launches Baseline report for Decade of Healthy Ageing
New campaign celebrates elderly
New report shows who is most impacted by inequality in Australia
ACOSS welcomes new investment in home care packages
Bright ideas among $31M Australian Government funding boost
Concerts to celebrate end of challenging year for aged care residents
Older Aussies turn to video games to improve balance and brain function
Decade of Healthy Ageing: a new UN-wide initiative
Researchers designing new face masks to overcome communication issues
$20 million investment in respite services for senior Australians from diverse backgrounds welcomed
Winner of tackling ageism award announced
Virtual Events Support LGBTIQ+ Victorians Stay Connected
A Country Christmas concert goes national to thank NSW seniors
Supporting positive ageing in Central Goldfields
International Human Rights Day
COVID-19, IVF, nutrition: here are some of our most read medicine stories of 2020
Qld Govt urges job seekers to ‘Give it a Go’ in Queensland
Aged care medication going unchecked
Advocare Community Visitor Scheme volunteers celebrated
Proposed Transition of some Aged & Disability Services
Drinking Linked to a Decline in Brain Health Across Lifespan
RACGP urges Australians to keep ‘COVID safe’ during summer heatwaves
Recipients – National Awards for Disability Leadership
Pandemic highlights need for digital equality action
New Wantirna Residential Aged Care Facility Underway
Information campaign to help older people keep well this winter
Disability Royal Commission seeking feedback on violence and abuse at home
Nominate for Affordable Housing Reference Group
New GP aged care model will further fragment care
What did COVID do to rental markets? Rents fell as owners switched from Airbnb
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