A new resource being launched today helps aged care workers engage in conversations with older people to understand and act early on the things that are most meaningful to them.

A new resource being launched today helps aged care workers engage in conversations with older people to understand and act early on the things that are most meaningful to them.

Researchers estimate that 25 percent of people ages 65 to 69 take at least five prescription drugs to treat chronic conditions. But some doctors are trying to teach others about “deprescribing” or …

Researchers estimate that 25 percent of people ages 65 to 69 take at least five prescription drugs to treat chronic conditions. But some doctors are trying to teach others about “deprescribing” or …

Students bond with aged care residents by writing down their memoirs - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Students bond with aged care residents by writing down their memoirs - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Up to 40 per cent of aged care residents get no visitors, minister Ken Wyatt says - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Up to 40 per cent of aged care residents get no visitors, minister Ken Wyatt says - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Aged care still largely a maze for consumers: research - Australian Ageing Agenda

Aged care still largely a maze for consumers: research - Australian Ageing Agenda

Dementia village mimicking small-town setting to be built in Tasmania - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Dementia village mimicking small-town setting to be built in Tasmania - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

An independent life ended with a lonely, isolated death: I fear the same fate for my mother - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

An independent life ended with a lonely, isolated death: I fear the same fate for my mother - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Superbug report reveals rise in antibiotic-resistant gonorrhoea - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

All hail the rise of cat men, an antidote to toxic masculinity - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Police officer tells people to put phones away, reach out to elderly after isolated couple found dead - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Police officer tells people to put phones away, reach out to elderly after isolated couple found dead - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Holographic healing concept spawned during 24-hour lockup of bright young minds - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Holographic healing concept spawned during lockup of bright young minds - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Man walks a greyhound

Retired greyhounds are bringing joy to the residents of Tasmanian retirement homes.

Jan Ilsey

More than Australian seniors receive federally funded care to help them live in their own homes and now they can do something that was practically impossible before: switch the company that provides that care.

Australian Ageing Agenda

Development of consumer questions to assess quality in residential aged care underway - Australian Ageing Agenda

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