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Topic "Aged" in Somali - total 7 documents

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.

Subtitles for this video are available in 18 different languages. Follow the instructions below to read the subtitles in your preferred language:
- At the right bottom of the screen activate closed captions by clicking on the ‘CC’ symbol.
- Then click on ‘Settings’ located next to the ‘CC’ symbol.
- Click on ‘Subtitles’ and choose your preferred language.

As the fonts for Karen and Burmese do not work well as subtitles, we have burnt them onto the videos directly for you to watch on YouTube.


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: 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: 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.

Subtitles for this video are available in 18 different languages. Follow the instructions below to read the subtitles in your preferred language:
- At the right bottom of the screen activate closed captions by clicking on the ‘CC’ symbol.
- Then click on ‘Settings’ located next to the ‘CC’ symbol.
- Click on ‘Subtitles’ and choose your preferred language.

As the fonts for Karen and Burmese do not work well as subtitles, we have burnt them onto the videos directly for you to watch on YouTube.


Title: Elder abuse prevention
Summary: This flyer explains what is elder abuse.

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: 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.

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