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NARI researchers also contribute articles to journals, magazines, radio or other media on request.
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NARI receives over $2m in DACS grants
The National Ageing Research Institute has been awarded over $2million for three research projects that will support service innovation in aged and dementia care.
USING MULTI-MEDIA TO RAISE DEMENTIA AWARENESS IN CALD COMMUNITIES
Limited awareness of dementia in people from CALD backgrounds often results in delayed diagnosis, poorer prognosis, and a higher burden of care on families and health systems. Moving Pictures aims to change this through the production of nine short films made in conjunction with people from Hindi, Mandarin and Arabic communities.
NARI receives major grant from the Wicking Trust
NARI receives major grant for its MARC initiative Improving the Lives of Older People
Major inquiry into retirement villages
Training retirement housing managers about understanding the needs of older people would go a long way to improving retirement living in Victoria, according to the National Ageing Research Institute (NARI).
ROUNDTABLE INTO ELDER ABUSE RESEARCH
The National Ageing Research Institute is hosting a roundtable to examine the gaps in research on elder abuse in Victoria on Friday 8 April in conjuction with Seniors’ Rights Victoria.