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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...

Renaissance man Howard brushes off the blues

Renaissance man Howard brushes off the blues

Actor John Howard has found new ways to stay active during COVID-19.

Show finds online sweet spot

Show finds online sweet spot

WE ALL know the saying “the show must go on”.

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.

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...

Doggone great way to help kids read

Doggone great way to help kids read

Story Dogs needs your help.

Lockdown revives air-raid memories

Lockdown revives air-raid memories

DOLPH Baker remembers long hours in the air raid shelter in London.

Ray’s still right at home at 75

Ray’s still right at home at 75

Ray Martin has always kept his personal life private.

Spared by Nazis, Marlies marks milestone

Spared by Nazis, Marlies marks milestone

Marie-Louise (Marlies) Green didn’t think she would make it to 100.

Stretching the friendship

Stretching the friendship

ABC series Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds has researchers keen.

Club Zooms in on a world of mutual pride

Club Zooms in on a world of mutual pride

ZOOM – it’s a word many of us had never heard of before COVID-19.

Virus sparks a spike in riding

Virus sparks a spike in riding

IT SEEMS two wheels are better than four .

Vitality to thrive in village

Vitality to thrive in village

ComLink’s Vitality Village is coming to the Coast.

Art-felt wish now a reality

Art-felt wish now a reality

It was a wish come true for 94-year-old artist William (Bill) Baker.

Kathryn Greiner: The New Normal – what will it be like?

Kathryn Greiner: The New Normal – what will it be like?

MEMO to ScoMo: 70 is not “elderly”, bristles Kathryn Greiner (AO).

Taste of success delights Hakea Grove residents

Taste of success delights Hakea Grove residents

Hakea Grove Aged Care residents are reaping the rewards of course.

Chopper chalks up milestone with 10,000th mission

Chopper chalks up milestone with 10,000th mission

THE Lismore-based Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter has recently surpassed a...

More support for carers

More support for carers

There are new support services available through Carer Gateway.

Gympie Library using technology to help battle COVID-19

Gympie Library using technology to help battle COVID-19

Gympie Regional Libraries create 3D-printed face shield headframes.

Son of famed Coast naturalist gives insight into amazing animal adventures

Son of famed Coast naturalist gives insight into amazing animal...

Generations of kids have visited the David Fleay Wildlife Park.

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