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One-Day Free Workshop Opening Doors For LGBTI Residents

Queensland’s aged care sector will receive a one-day free training workshop that’s expected to enlighten and help people understand more of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) community. It is also scheduled to provide staff with more confidence when delivering an inclusive, best practice service. So it will be beneficial to everyone. There …

Easier Hospital Stay With Online Health Site

Staying in the hospital will no longer be as hard for the elderly. There is now a new website that helps older people with information on medications, pain, weakness, cognition, as well as information videos to show seniors and their loved ones how to stay well in a hospital setting. The site Older People in …

How To Discuss The Idea Of Death

Most people have a tendency to avoid talking about death or dying. Even among the elderly and at aged care facilities throughout Australia. It is simply not a topic of conversation. More often than not, no one seems to be willing to talk about it until it has a lready occurred. However, this can make …

6 Tips for Healthy Ageing

No one wants to be frail, sick, or dotty as they grow older. If you want to improve your odds of retaining the high quality of life most aged people, admire then there are things you should consider. Living longer is a blessing to many but living an unhealthy life is not something to be …

4 Benefits Of Playgroup For The Young And Old

Have you ever heard of the young and old meeting in one place and having a fascinating, healthy interaction to remember? South Australian aged care organization ACH Group makes this possible. It has collaborated with Playgroup SA to deliver an innovative intergenerational playgroup, which brings the young and old together in one place. In ACH …

Treatment of Dehydration for the Elderly

The high temperatures currently experienced in Australia possess a high risk of dehydration to people, especially the elderly. The elderly are more prone to dehydration because of the practice of limiting fluid intake to avoid getting up at night to urinate, diuretic use, loss of appetite for water, and age-related changes in the body. Older …

Why Seniors Prefer To Live At Home

Old age is daunting for many people due to the risks and problems one encounters during old age. Some of the issues one encounters include social isolation due to your kids being already grown-ups. The kids usually have relocated to urban living their parents in rural areas. Another chronic problem of old age is insufficient …

How Aged Care Can Take Advantage Of The Internet

When aged care providers take advantage of all the internet has to offer great things happen. Both the providers themselves as businesses, and the people who need information benefit. Web-based software allows providers to receive client applications, a complete government body, and funding forms and promote their services. Older Australians’ have better access to the …