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Animal Assisted Therapy in aged care

What is animal therapy? Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT), also known as animal therapy or pet therapy, involves tapping in...

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Giving back: benefits of volunteering in aged care

Volunteering in a residential aged care home can be a truly rewarding experience for both the residents and volunteers, ...

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Dementia Australia’s ‘A Better Visit’ iPad App

For families visiting a loved one living with dementia, it can be difficult to engage and interact, especially if the fa...

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Ageing well: A matter of good design

Beautiful objects have long held a strong sway over the human mind so it’s no surprise we seek out beauty in our own e...

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Federal Budget 2017: What it Means for Aged Care

The Australian federal budget for 2017-18, the third delivered by the incumbent coalition government was revealed to t...

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Survey Reveals Nurses Australia’s Most Trusted Profession

According to a survey recently conducted by pre-eminent opinion polling firm Roy Morgan Research, nurses hold the most ...

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