Join us for our final community seminar of the year – exploring older people’s experience of loneliness, and the interventions and innovations that are being used in community and residential aged care.
Light refreshments will be served.
- Loneliness and older people: issues and interventions, Prof Mark Hughes, Southern Cross University
- The Eden Alternative: a model of residential care to address loneliness, Fran Larkey, Wesley Mission Qld
- The Virtual Social Centre: building online communities for seniors, Justin Wall & Vidya Gopinath, Feros Care
- Loneliness among older people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities, Mary Awata & Daniel Aitchison, Anglicare South Australia
The seminar will include older people and family members talking about their experiences. Please feel free to share widely among your networks. Academics, researchers, students, seniors, carers, community service workers, social workers and all those involved in supporting and caring for older people most welcome to attend.