Ageing Well: Caring in the Twilight Years
A longer life is an incredibly valuable resource. It provides the opportunity for rethinking not just what old age is but also how our whole lives might unfold. A launch of a series of community-based, older people health promotion and disease prevention events by Hindu Council of Australia (HCA). To build a strong and culturally cohesive community, HCA has been conducting similar health awareness programs across metropolitan Perth on Mental Health, Senior Citizen Wellness, Gender Based Violence. Hear from multidisciplinary health experts, lived experiences of patients and carers about medical-social aspects of ageing, ageing well, government funded services, role of holistic and need-based care services tailored to socio-cultural practices.