Topic "Aged" in Arabic - total 32 documentsTitle: A Good Night's Sleep And The Elderly
Summary: The aim of this booklet - "A Practical Guide: About a good night's sleep" is to assist people get a better night's sleep.
Title: Advance care planning for care workers
Summary: Bilingual document introducing Advance Care Planning and how care workers may introduce it to their clients
Title: Advance care planning for individuals
Summary: Advance Care Planning Information targeted towards the individual and family
Title: Advance care planning for substitute decision makers
Summary: Advance Care Planning information for people acting in the role of Substitute Decision Makers.
Title: Aged care services
Summary: Learn about the health and lifestyle issues that we face as we grow older. As we start to rely more on other people, what responsibilities do we take on? Find out more about the kinds of services and support that are in place for older people and their carers.
Title: Aged Care - Access and Support Services
Summary: The Access & Support Program provides short term, individual support for people who need help to access services so they can stay living at home.
Title: Aged Program
Summary: Brochure on a program that supports family carers living in the local government areas of Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Melbourne, Melton, Moonee Valley and Wyndham. Note that the English resource itself is bilingual.
Title: Asthma and older adults
Summary: Asthma symptoms can be worrying and have a major impact on your life. But, the good news is they can be prevented and managed. You just need to understand what asthma is, what makes your symptoms get worse, and how you can control your asthma.
Title: Avoiding financial abuse
Summary: Financial abuse, such as when someone you trust illegally or improperly uses your money, assets or property, is one of the most common forms of abuse of older people.
Title: Be Physically Active
Summary: This poster explains the link between falls and lack of exercise.
Title: Carers, caring and respite care services
Summary: Carers play a critical role in Victoria’s health system. Thousands of Victorians take on paid and unpaid caring roles at different times in their lives. There is financial and service support available to carers in Victoria. Understand the changes involved in caring and learn how to plan for those changes. Discover practical advice about how to manage appointments, medication as well as challenging behaviours and communication.
Title: Fire Safety for Older People and People with Disability
Summary: Older people and people with disability are at higher risk of being injured or not surviving a fire in their home.
Title: Gentle exercise - nothing to lose and a lot to gain
Summary: A guide to the benefits of gentle exercise for older people, including stronger bones and muscles, a lower risk of falls and staying independent for longer.
Title: Growing older, but staying well
Summary: This is a guide about good health for older people including ways to keep body and mind active.
Title: HACC easy living equipment checklist for consumers
Summary: The Home and Community Care (HACC) easy living equipment checklist for consumers is a checklist about simple, inexpensive equipment that is available to the general public. Some of these items might be useful. Please use the checklist to indicate any of these you may wish to discuss, see or try.
Title: Health and Wellbeing of Older People In Our Community
Summary: Older people in our community can enjoy a quality, meaningful and enriching life.
Title: Healthy Ageing
Summary: This is a brochure on strength training for over 50s
Title: Home at last: older persons' housing and support services
Summary: HOME at Last is a service provided by Housing for the Aged Action Group (HAAG) Inc. HAAG is a community group with a membership base of older people. Many older people are living in insecure housing, worried about where they will live in the future.Secure, affordable housing options are available but you many need assistance to find them.
Title: Home based strength and balance exercises
Summary: Exercises for older people to improve strength and balance at home. It is recommended that you consult your physiotherapist or local medical officer before starting the exercises.
Title: Medical treatments for Parkinson's (Help sheet 2)
Summary: This help sheet outlines medical treatments available for Parkinson's disease
Title: Medication Reminder Cards
Summary: Visual Cards that can be used to instruct the patient on the intake of medications
Title: My Aged Care
Summary: This website provides information explaining what My Aged Care is.
Title: Nocturia - going to the toilet at night
Summary: Nocturia is when a person has to wake up at night to pass urine. If this happens more than twice a night, it can be a problem.
Title: Personal Alert Victoria - Information sheet
Summary: Personal Alert Victoria (PAV) is a personal monitoring and emergency response service. It is funded by the Victorian Government and provided free of charge to eligible frail, isolated older people and people with disabilities to help them keep living in their homes.
Title: Planning Ahead Tools for your future legal, health and financial decisions
Summary: Replace a will, make a power of attorney, appoint an enduring guardian
Title: Prevent falling in hospitals
Summary: Falls amongst older people represent a very large public health problem. This booklet has been designed to help prevent falls amongst hospital patients. It will tell you how, when and why falls occur, and what you, your family members and carers can do to help stop falls from occurring.
Title: Respite Care
Summary: What is respite care and how to access it.
Title: The nurses who come to you
Summary: The document describes the health care services of RDNS (Royal District Nursing Service).
Title: Transition Care Program information and client agreement
Summary: The Transition Care Program (TCP) is a joint Commonwealth and State/Territory Government funded program that aims to minimise the number of older people experiencing inappropriate extended hospital lengths of stay and/or being prematurely admitted to residential care.
Title: What is Parkinson's (Help sheet 1)
Summary: This help sheet gives a basic outline of Parkinson’s disease, including its causes, symptoms and diagnosis.
Title: Where to go for help (Victoria) (Help sheet 4)
Summary: This Help Sheet describes where people with Parkinson’s disease and their families and carers can go to get help, support and information in Victoria.
Title: Your Rights and Responsibilities as a HACC Services User
Summary: The Home and Community Care (HACC) Program provides a range of basic support services to frail older people and people with disabilities who are experiencing difficulties in managing daily tasks but who wish to continue living at home. The Program also supports their carers and families. The documents informs about the rights and responsibilities of HACC services users.
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