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Bowling for better health

Australian lawn bowlers will learn about skin care, nutrition and positive ageing in between games as part of a new partnership between RDNS and Bowls Australia. As part of the team up, RDNS nurses and educators will provide health and ...

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Laughter Garden cheery for all ages

A dementia-friendly garden has opened to residents at the IRT Sarah Claydon Care Centre. The space, dubbed The Laughter Garden, resembles an Australian backyard and streetscape and aims to provide a familiar environment for residents with dementia to enjoy. IRT ...

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Stroke prevention research wins grant

Sydney Nursing School researchers have been awarded a $200,000 grant at the NSW Cardiovascular Research Network State of the Heart Showcase and Awards ceremony. The funding will allow the University of Sydney team to further research stroke prevention through early ...

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Carinity starts switch to solar power

A Queensland aged-care provider has switched three aged-care communities to solar power under a $1.1 million plan that will have most of its sites relying on renewable energy by the end of the year. Carinity plans to begin converting another ...

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Homelessness affecting more older women

The number of older women experiencing homelessness in Australia is increasing, according to the annual State of the Family report published by Anglicare Australia. This little-recognised phenomenon is linked to various social factors. The report urged immediate action to better support these ...

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