General Seniors News

Fri 12 Jun 2020

Government ramps up mental health help for seniors

Government ramps up mental health help for seniors

THE intrusion of COVID-19 into every fabric of our lives has a potentially devastating impact on our mental wellbeing now and well into the future unless we get help.

Tue 9 Jun 2020

Renaissance man Howard brushes off the blues

Renaissance man Howard brushes off the blues

IT’S ironic: the industry we are relying so heavily on to keep us occupied as we stay at home during the COVID-19 crisis is largely being ignored when it comes to...

Fri 5 Jun 2020

Show finds online sweet spot

Show finds online sweet spot

WE ALL know the saying “the show must go on”, and Crows Nest Show organisers decided that is exactly what would happen – even if it had to be virtually.

Birthday drive-by makes centenarian’s day

Birthday drive-by makes centenarian’s day

JOFFRE Bell said he didn’t want presents for his 100th birthday, just “presence”, and he got that in abundance from the people of Clifton.

Virus crisis can’t break bonds

Virus crisis can’t break bonds

TOMNET’S motto of “older men supporting older men” has passed with flying colours when put to the unprecedented test of COVID-19 restrictions.

Doggone great way to help kids read

Doggone great way to help kids read

IF you enjoy reading, being with your dog and making a difference to kids, Story Dogs needs your help.

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