October 29, 2017

Fighting loneliness and isolation with friendship

If you ask 79-year-old Carol Inglis and 78-year-old Carol Jackson, the power of friendship among older Australians is a force […]
October 20, 2017

Silent disco does wonders for seniors and those with dementia

What once began as a post-graduate study and fundraising idea has grown to be an unmissable weekly activity with incredible […]
October 16, 2017

Altaira joins LASA

Altaira Services is now a proud affiliate of LASA (Leading Age Services Australia). LASA is the national peak body representing […]
October 13, 2017

Veterans’ Health Week

This year Veterans’ Health Week (VHW) will be held from Saturday 21st to Sunday 29th October and the theme will […]
October 13, 2017

Longevity and loneliness biggest risks for older Australian women

The extent of concern over longevity and increased loneliness of older Australians has surfaced following the release of results from […]