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Research Assistant - Closing date: 5 February 2023

NARI is seeking a Research Assistant to work on the e-DiVA, NAFOSTED and NIH Projects in the Social Gerontology Division.

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Author: Lindell Claff

Seminars in Ageing: How aged care standards are developed

On Tuesday the 21st of February, we will be joined by Aged Care Quality and Safety Commissioner Janet Anderson to discuss how aged care standards are developed.

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Author: Isabella Hall

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Victorian falls and balance service directory

The Victorian Falls and Balance Service Directory provides details of the clinics and programs operated by public hospitals and community health services in Victoria for older people who have had a fall or are at risk of falling.

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Author: Kathryn Squires

Tips for staying well during COVID-19

NARI has developed practical resources to help older people stay fit, healthy and connected during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Author: Kathryn Squires

Mental health tips for aged care workers and managers

NARI has mental health tips and strategies to help aged care workers and managers best handle stress and anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic, to optimise wellbeing.

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Author: Kathryn Squires

Sharing stories in more languages to raise awareness of dementia

Moving Pictures has launched twelve new short films in Italian, Greek, Vietnamese, and Spanish , aimed at raising awareness about dementia among culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

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Author: Kathryn Squires

Art Centres Supporting our Elders

This good news story uses several short films to share the ways in which three Aboriginal community controlled art centres are supporting older people and those living with dementia in remote communities.

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Author: Kathryn Squires

Pain Management Guide Toolkit for Aged Care, 2nd ed.

This free resource helps Australian residential aged care facilities implement the book Pain in Residential Aged Care Facilities: Management Strategies, 2nd Edition.

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Author: Kathryn Squires

Age-positive language guide

As part of our commitment to combatting ageism, NARI has developed an age-positive language guide. The guide provides practical examples of how words, phrases, and images can better portray older people and combat ageism.

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Author: Kathryn Squires

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