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Man jogging

A program discussing the approaches to take with exercise and fitness as people age.

Hand on a walking stick

A program discussing choices to the mainstream ones of either staying in your own home or relocating to a retirement village or nursing home. The alternatives looked at are The Homeshare model and going in with friends to buy a home together.

Tray with meals and drinks

The nutritional needs of people change as they age and appetites can decline for a number of reasons.


A podcast looking at how much support carers receive from the government at any level and investigates other areas of assistance.

Images of a brain scan

A podcast about dementia and from its slow beginnings to the longer effects on memory and personality.

Older woman sits while being assisted to dress in an aged - care facility

A report on the recent study of the use of antipsychotic medications and benzodiazepines in people with dementia in aged care.

People sleeping outside on the streets

Recent statistics from the last census show the levels of homelessness experienced by older people and recent migrants.

Hands with a bowl of food

As we age our bodies have different needs for sleep, rest and nutrition.

People in a circle holding arms

A podcast that shows how Greek dancing is enriching the lives of many Greek-Australian women.

Woman laying down with rose petals all over her

IDEAS recently interviewed Nikki Hind about the launch of her clothing label, Blind Grit and her first designer collection hitting the runway at Melbourne Fashion Week for our podcast.