The Senior News

Taste our Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels Central Coast, in NSW, is offering residents aged over 65 a free frozen meal in it's Taste our Meals on Wheels event on November 12.

The Senior Traveller

The most famous caravan of all

AMERICA'S highly coveted Airstream caravans are now available as a luxury "glamping" experience in Australia. 
Our Times

Walkers fill in bits for great Sydney trail

A NEW foreshore walking trail tracing a 315km route around Sydney Harbour has been a hit with its first walkers.

Growing old: is it a worry?

DO YOU have fears about growing older? Leading aged care provider Feros Care wants to know what makes you anxious about ageing, and for the month of October is running an online survey to find out.

Many 'ill-prepared' for self-directed care

MORE than 70,000 home care packages will move to the new consumer-directed care system in less than nine months, but many people – consumers and providers alike – remain ill-prepared for the change.

Retiree body lobbies on health care card

LOW-INCOME retirees who travel overseas for an extended period are being discriminated against under rules which mean they have to reapply for their Commonwealth Seniors Health Card on their return.

Eternal Light on Tour

THE Australian Chamber Orchestra returns in November with a scintillating final concert program for 2014, Eternal Light – Lux Aeterna.