People come and go in small towns like Lismore in Victoria - and that was Ted Goodacre’s intention back in 1958. Almost six decades later Ted, now 80 and a stalwart of the Lismore community, has been named 2014 Victorian Senior of the Year.
AGED care provider Feros Care is leading the way in using innovative technologies to improve independence and quality of life for people with dementia in their own home, and providing support for carers.
AN online video awareness campaign contrasting the diversity, experience and energy of older workers with the discrimination they experience when seeking jobs is part of an Australian Human Rights Commission push against age discrimination. The Power of Oldness campaign aims to bring the message about the value of older workers to people of all ages arou...
FOR a man whose career over almost seven decades involved mind-bogglingly huge sums of money, Sir Leo Hielscher subscribes to a surprisingly simple fiscal principle: “If you haven’t got it, you don’t spend it”.
THE trauma of spending time in a home for children of sick mothers when she was young has haunted Zoe Stewart all her life. But things have turned around with the help of Tuart Place, a support service for Forgotten Australians.