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  1. Disability and aged care

    25 Jul 2018

    For older people living with a disability, it can be hard to manage household chores and day-to-day tasks without support. Here are some support services that can help...

  2. Who's who in aged care

    25 Jul 2018

    Aged care services are provided by a range of skilled and experienced professionals and aged care support staff...

  3. Changing needs and aged care

    25 Jul 2018

    There is a wide range of aged care services available to help meet the health and care needs of older people, including home support services, residential care and services for people leaving hospital...

  4. Medical treatment decision makers

    13 Jun 2018

    You can appoint someone to be your medical power of attorney, also known as ‘enduring power of attorney (medical treatment)’, to make medical decisions on your behalf when, in certain circumstances...

  5. Elder abuse

    31 May 2018

    Any act occurring within a relationship where there is an implication of trust, which results in harm to an older person. Abuse may be physical, sexual, financial, psychological, social and/or...

  6. Palliative care - personal stories

    21 May 2018

    Palliative care - personal stories...

  7. Palliative care – dealing with common symptoms

    02 May 2018

    Some people prefer having palliative care at home because of the familiar environment, feeling of independence and close access to family, friends and the local community...

  8. Healthy and active ageing

    18 Apr 2018

    Being physically active, eating well, socialising and improving your health can help you live a healthy, happy and active life as you get older...

  9. Advance care plan - personal stories

    16 Apr 2018

    Advance care plan personal stories...

  10. Palliative care for the LGBTI community

    11 Mar 2018

    There are end of life and palliative care services that provide safe, inclusive care for people who identify as LGBTI...