The Senior News

Grandparents Day grants date extended

The closing date for grant applications for NSW Grandparents Day events has been extended to August 29.

The Senior Traveller

Cultural experiences in Arnhem Land.

FROM next month, small groups will be able to travel through remote Arnhem Land and stay with Yolngu families in their ancestral lands, providing an intimate encounter with the world's oldest continuous living culture.
Our Times

Centre becomes a busy hub of activity

WOOLLAHRA Senior Citizens Club, that distinctive building on the corner of Edgecliffe Road and Queen Street, has been refurbished, rededicated and reopened as Gaden.

ICD alert issued

A HAZARD alert has been issued for the Ellipse family of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs).

Chinese reach-out wins high praise

THERE'S no divide when it comes to the community in Melbourne’s east. And it is thanks largely to an innovative program to help older Chinese get connected to their community.

Brit pensioners take up pens

BRITISH Pensioners in Australia has launched an international letter-writing campaign to push for indexation of British pensions as the United Kingdom approaches its May 2015 general election.

Internet a wealth of gardening information

SPRING is a time for wonderful garden adventures. And if you're a keen gardener, NAN BOSLER suggests making good use of the internet to gain new and helpful information.