Home health care is a much trickier question after COVID-19, and that becomes an issue for millions of older people who rely on home health care, as well as the workers who care for them.
Even before COVID-19, older adults were vulnerable to isolation and loneliness. Video conferencing apps can ease this. Here are some tips to help make that happen.
Some older adults are struggling to practise social distancing during the global pandemic, even though they're at high risk. Here's how to help them.
Just because you're not thirsty doesn't mean you're not dehydrated.
Governments must think about older people's relationships with pets when they're planning both aging-in-place strategies and disaster management.
While share houses are more a matter of financial necessity than choice, many older Australians are discovering it has unexpected social benefits for them.
Intergenerational care gives children and older people the chance to interact, resulting in significant benefits for participants and the wider community.
Important programs helping older adults learn how to use the internet are effective but limited.
The rising number of older Australians is exposing the shortage of housing options and services to meet their needs, putting them at increasing risk of homelessness.
Research demonstrates the younger generation do see the older generation as competitors but we can change this adversarial relationship in the workplace.
Bringing older adults and young children together will make the care system better for everyone.
When it comes to sexual health, public information has tended to focus on the young. Time for a change.