Cohort: Older People

Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Cohort: Older People"

Aged care diversity framework

The Federal Government has released Australia’s latest Aged Care Diversity Framework. The Framework’s six priority areas are Making informed choices; Adopting systemic approaches to planning and implementation; Accessible care and support; Supporting a proactive and [...]

3 January 2018|Research and evidence

Ageing and homelessness: solutions to a growing problem

This report from Mission Australia compiles existing research and data to present an overview of the current issues around ageing and homelessness in Australia. The report explores the precursors and drivers of homelessness for older [...]

14 November 2017|Research and evidence

Switched On Communities

Empowerment went to the very core of the Switched On Communities program which has helped organisations support clients experiencing vulnerability in the South East Queensland deregulated energy market. Over nine months, more than 6,600 people [...]

14 November 2017|Story

Retirement readiness

This international survey shows that many people in the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia struggle with preparing for retirement for similar reasons. Analysis included in the report recommends targeted financial education, greater use [...]

12 October 2017|Research and evidence

Community Early Learning Program

Case studies about improving school attendance and safety in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through the Community Early Learning program which is targeted at providing centre based services for developmentally vulnerable children

21 August 2017|Research and evidence

Logan Together

Logan Together is a long term, whole of community effort to create the best life opportunities for every child in Logan. Using a collective impact approach, the project drives coordination and cooperation between community stakeholders, education, [...]

21 August 2017|Research and evidence