Concert to raise funds for dementia support

David Hodges and David Ross Smith Some of Australia’s best opera singers will perform at an upcoming concert to raise funds for people with dementia and their carers.

Ray receives the gift of music

Ray McSweeney with Girrawheen Day Centre Coordinator, Rossella Frezza (L) and Music Therapist Winifred Beavers (R) along with Olive and John Evans from the Brighton Lions Club.

Developing dementia-friendly congregations

CHARISSE EDE For the past eight years, Joan Waters has thought, read, wept and prayed about dementia. The insidious disease has taken hostage of her husband of 65 years, Reynolds, a retired Uniting Church minister.

Uniting AgeWell receives LGBTI award

Working It Out CEO Susan Ditter and Uniting AgeWell manager of integrated services Vicki Pollock Uniting AgeWell has received a prestigious Dorothies Award for its work in providing LGBTI-inclusive aged care services.

A New Conversation About Ageing

Uniting AgeWell has relaunched its popular study resource aimed at stimulating the conversation around ageing in the Uniting Church. In 2007 there were 2.4 million Australians aged 65 years and over.

Strathdon Community Art Exhibition

Artist Zhong Hua Fan Melbourne art lovers will be inspired by some of Australia’s most accomplished artists at this year’s Uniting AgeWell Strathdon Community Art Exhibition.

Residents race in the name of cancer research

Tasmania’s unpredictable weather did not keep Uniting AgeWell’s Lillian Martin residents from donning their sneakers and participating in their Relay For Life marathon on Monday.

Vintage Valentines

Alan and Phyllis Clayton. Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate all things to do with love. And as the saying goes, you are never too old for love.