The Senior News

Courage to help others

They make unlikely stars, yet the courageous on-camera presence of six Toowoomba men has put depression among older men in the public spotlight. The six members of Toowoomba Older Men’s Network (TOMNET) feature in an award-winning documentary Older Men: Hidden Hardships.

The Senior Traveller

Travel with Santa

IF you're looking for a different way to spend Christmas with the grandchildren, you can enjoy a fairytale Christmas in Santa's home of Finnish Lapland.
Our Times

Salute to rural heritage

International  tractors, trucks and engines will be a feature at the Quirindi Rural Heritage Village rally and swap meet in NSW, which runs from May 3-4.

When wounds won't heal...

IF YOU have a sore that hasn't improved in a month then the chances are you are not receiving the specialised care you need, according to the Queensland University of Technology (QUT).

Carer providers tip hats to own

Western Australia’s  aged and community care sector will have the opportunity to nominate and publicly recognise some of its unsung heroes in the Aged and Community Services of WA’s annual Excellence in Care Awards.

Hockey offside on pension talk

SENIORS groups have expressed alarm after Treasurer Joe Hockey called for a discussion on the sustainability of the age pension and mooted the possibility of further increasing the pension age.

Mabury set to step aside

For more than 30 years Graham Mabury has given help and support to people in need.