Ageing-in-place gaining preference over retirement home living

There is a near universal desire by today’s seniors and baby boomers nearing retirement, to age-in-place; that is, to stay in one’s own home and community safely, independently and comfortably–regardless of age. Here are a few compelling Aging-in-Place growth statistics as blogged by Immersion Active: Aging-In-Place is the fastest growing sector of the senior care […]

BUPA Australia launches app to choose ageing care home

The insurer has developed seven signposts of person-centred care to help people when touring aged care homes. BUPA created the app in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Australia Consumer Dementia Research Network, the 7 Signposts of person-centred care support new customers to view aged care environments and the attitudes of staff from the residents’ perspective. The […]