FOURTEEN years ago Derek Claridge received a heart transplant. In March, the 68-year-old will be one of 25 cyclists participating in the inaugural Tour de Transplant, an 1100km ride through regional Victoria.
SHORT videos which deliver information on elder abuse to multicultural communities in their own language will soon be available in Victoria through a joint Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria and Seniors Rights Victoria project.
MAD about motorbikes but affected by Parkinson’s disease, South Australian John Stockwell is about to go on the ride of a lifetime. He is just days away from starting an around-Australia odyssey with two aims: to raise money for research into the illness and to lift the profile of the condition
For Barry and Lorraine Young, being named joint Western Australia’s Senior Australian of the Year is a positive in lives which have been like a roller-coaster ride since they lost their only daughter, Amanda, to meningococcal disease in 1997.