Understanding Dementia

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What is the Understanding Dementia MOOC? The University of Tasmania’s Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Understanding Dementia, is an easily accessible online course that builds upon the latest in international research on dementia. It’s free and anyone can enrol. The ageing of human populations across the globe has contributed to dementia being identified as one of…

Don’t get conned by ‘dodgy’ tradesmen

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TRADESMAN who knock on your door offering to do maintenance work often turn out to be dodgy ‘travelling con men’. COTA Victoria shares with Seniors News some great tips for what to look out for. A seemingly kind offer to do some of the physical maintenance tasks around the home, such as driveway resurfacing, painting,…