Debit cards for seniors

In response to social distancing and closures, many financial institutions and banks have begun to issue debit cards to their senior customers. Although these new contactless cards still require activation before they can be used, we are interested in speaking to, and gauging the reactions of, people who may have received a card. Get in…

May Message from the CEO

While Australia has managed to contain and control the Coronavirus in a relatively short period of time (compared to other countries), the road to recovery is likely to be a long and winding one. The majority of seniors have faced this period of isolation with stoicism and a good dose of common sense, not withstanding…

Are you looking for compassionate volunteers?

Curtin Volunteers!, the volunteer hub at Curtin University is eager to engage with aged care organisations to connect university student volunteers with our seniors via phone/email/video call. The aim of any such partnership would be to create important intergenerational connections and give senior citizens a chance to share some companionship. The format of such a…

April Message from the CEO

Western Australia has long been recognised as one of the most isolated capital cities in the world, but who would have thought we would see the day when we became isolated from the rest of our own country? And as each state of Australia scrambles to find the appropriate solution within its own borders, we…

Staying In Survey

Are you spending a bit more time at home lately? With the prospect of ‘staying in’ at home looming, now is a great time to ask our community and supporters of all ages what they do to stay healthy and happy in their homes. Complete our short survey, and help us guide a response to…