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Caring into Retirement by Frank Gaze

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Frank Gaze, a carer for many years, talks about life as an older person and draws on a range of caring situations he has found himself in over the course of his life. “Ultimately” he says “it is looking after oneself that is the most likely task we will all have.

CALM – Computer Assisted Learning for the Mind

The University of Auckland have created CALM – a great website which can be used as a motivational tool for students struggling with depression, anxiety, stress, relationships and other factors…

Exercise: An Outlet for Carers

by David Cohen At the excellent squash centre in central Wellington, as at many such venues around the country, people who care are shrugging on their T-shirts and shorts and…

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Advice: Choosing + Managing Support Staff

More New Zealanders who have extra needs are choosing their own support staff to help them live independently at home. Rhett Brown, regular Family Care columnist and motivational speaker, shares…

Advice: Keep Tempers Cool Over Summer!

Summer is a wonderful time with lots of sun, visits to the beach, BBQs, and family gatherings. But often our family get-togethers don’t quite go as planned, resulting in frayed…

Balancing Relationships In Later Life

Balancing relationships can be tricky at the best of times, no more so than as we age.  Relationships Aotearoa has a series of articles on relationships in later life. Topics…

Help + Information from the Cancer Society of NZ

The website of the Cancer Society is an important source of information for New Zealanders affected by cancer and their families. The Society provides information about types of cancer, diagnosis,…

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