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Lifeview residents and staff at the Pride March last weekendLifeview reaches the rainbow

Victorian aged care provider Lifeview Residential Care (Lifeview) has become the first Australian private provider of residential aged care to achieve the Rainbow Tick. Read more

A taste for change in aged care

A taste for change in aged care

A former high-flying executive chef is using his extensive experience within the food industry to help enrich the lives of residents in aged care. 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.

Generations meet on Find a Grandparent

Generations meet on Find a Grandparent

Find a Grandparent is bringing generations together by connecting surrogate grandparents and families. The web-based service is looking for more older people to sign up and become someone’s grandparent.

Let's talk about sex over 60: condoms, casual partners and the ageing body

Let's talk about sex over 60: condoms, casual partners and the ageing body

Over the past few years we’ve seen a dramatic rise in the rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among Australians aged 60 years and older. Rates of gonorrhoea more than doubled in this age group between 2007 and 2011. Rates of chlamydia also rose significantly during this time, mirroring similar trends internationally.

Health
Lifestyle
First rainbow tick for LGBTI inclusivity in aged care

First rainbow tick for LGBTI inclusivity in aged care

Hepburn Health Service, a healthcare provider delivering services to a population of 17,000 people in country Victoria, is the first aged and home care provider in Australia to receive a Rainbow Tick Accreditation.

SA campaign to stop Elder Abuse

SA campaign to stop Elder Abuse

South Australia has a new elder abuse prevention website and phone line to help people recognise the signs of elder abuse and know where to go for support and information.

Research