Have you personally felt lonely recently, or had an older family member express feelings of loneliness? Unfortunately, these days loneliness is quite common in our country, affecting one in four Australians who report
Dementia is one of the most common conditions experienced by Australians, with over 447,000 Australians currently living with Dementia. It affects their ability to perform everyday tasks, and they may need someone’
Participating in games, brain challenges and puzzles is a fun and social way for seniors to help offset the effects of dementia and Alzheimer’s. Games bring people together, encourage strategic and creative
This week is National Carers Week, where communities around Australia acknowledge, celebrate and appreciate carers who are unpaid and looking after friends or family who need assistance due to disability, illness or ageing.
I’ve really enjoyed the challenge of engaging with clients, disability support workers and carers. Each situation is different so it’s been a real learning experience for me to adapt to what’
Dementia is one of the most common conditions experienced by Australians, affecting the ability to perform everyday tasks and in some circumstances requiring companionship from someone who is understanding and patient. Do you