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Pain major contributing factor for severe behaviours with dementia – research

Latest Existing or undiagnosed pain has been identified as a major factor in severe behavioural symptoms associated with dementia, according to a leading dementia care specialist, HammondCare. Pain was the number one contributing factor to severe behaviours, identified in over 65 percent of cases by consultants working for HammondCare’s Dementia Centre. Read more

Community Vision appoints new CEO

Community Vision appoints new CEO

Michelle Jenkins has been appointed as Community Vision’s new CEO, Michelle Jenkins, and will commence in the role on 25 July. Community Vision Inc is a not-for-profit organization providing support services to people of all ages and abilities in the northern suburbs of Perth. Read more

Aged Care
Retirement
Triple win for aged care builder

Triple win for aged care builder

SPONSORED STORY - South Australian construction company Pascale Construction was recently recognised for its quality workmanship at the 2015 Master Builders SA Building Excellence Awards.

Health
Lifestyle
Helping over 50s to plan for encore career

Helping over 50s to plan for encore career

A pilot career expo organised by the IRT Foundation in collaboration with the ACT Government and Australian Human Rights Commission aims to help the over 50s avoid possible unemployment by planning for an encore career.

Research