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We believe older people should be respected, healthy and included

Administrative Assistant

NARI is seeking an Administrative Assistant to work with the Melbourne Ageing Research Collaboration (MARC) & Professional Support Services Division


Author: Lindell Claff

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.


Author: Kathryn Squires

Moving Pictures: FILM Launch

NARI is pleased to announce that the Moving Pictures Film launch will be held on the 21st of September at 11am-12pm AEST.




Tickets: From $0.00

Author: Esther tan

Location: Online

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.


Author: Kathryn Squires

Our Impact


active research projects exploring all aspects of ageing


articles in national, state and specialist media in 2019


peer-reviewed academic papers published in renowned journals over past year

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Latest News

  • NARI awarded $1.7 million in grants funding to deliver better outcomes for older Australians

    The National Health and Medical Research Council’s latest round of grants, announced this week by the Federal Minister for Health Greg Hunt MP, included a combined total of almost $1.7 million for two of NARI’s projects – CultureCare and IMPART. Read more

  • Drawing Out Care study aims to put information at the fingertips of CALD carers

    Caring for an older person at home can feel overwhelming at times, especially for carers who are cut off from support by language barriers. NARI is looking to change that with this innovative project. Read more

  • From the Director

    As many of us head into lockdowns across Australia, or continue to be locked in or locked out, it is high time for a good news story. That is exactly what we heard on Friday 6th August with the launch by the Hon Ken Wyatt, Minister for Indigeous Australians, of the good news story of the Arts Centres: Supporting our Elders project. Read more

  • Massive Open Online course (MOOC)

    Researchers at the National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) are designing and evaluating a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to support carers of people living with dementia and continence care needs. Read more