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    Spirituality and well-being: connected? A discussion from NZ

    Spirituality and well-being: connected? A discussion from NZ

    29 Mar 2019

    We have had a ‘country-changing’ week after the Christchurch terrorist attack from a right wing white extremist. Our immeadiate reactions have been remarkable grief and compassion across the country, led by our Prime Minister Jacinta Arden. The Government has committed to gun law changes. But lacking in the discussion is the ongoing understandings

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    Bolstering Spiritual Supports for People Ageing in Communities of Faith

    Bolstering Spiritual Supports for People Ageing in Communities of Faith

    22 Feb 2019

    It is well established in the scientific literature that there is a positive correlation between religion and health, wellbeing and life satisfaction in later life. It is also well established that religious participation in communities of faith results in people living into older adulthood with supports, connections, and outlets for social integr

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    New Aged Care Quality Standards for Australia

    New Aged Care Quality Standards for Australia

    12 Dec 2018

    The Australian Government Department of Health (the department) has now released a single set of quality standards that is attempting to better reflect the expectations of older people and reduce unnecessary red-tape for providers.

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    IFA Conference Toronto 8-10 August 2018

    IFA Conference Toronto 8-10 August 2018

    08 Aug 2018

    Professor Bruce A Stevens attended the recent IFA Conference Toronto in August to present the collaborative paper about Systematic review on aged prisoner interventions to an engaged conference audience.

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