November news out now

November news out now

Read our latest newsletter here: reflections on the quality standards dementia and love announcing a spiritual assessment pilot project Dying with Loving Words resource e-modules and more! Read the newsletter here...
Where does Love Go? Love and hope in dementia

Where does Love Go? Love and hope in dementia

One thing that is easy to notice is the way in which people tend towards negative language when they are talking about dementia. People talk about the loss of the self, suffering, the “tragedy” of dementia. All of that is at one level understandable. But what if we...
Quality Standards Old and New: a brief reflection

Quality Standards Old and New: a brief reflection

An opinion piece by Jess Sanders, Masters of Social Work, RMIT University The current standard 3.8 Cultural and spiritual life of the Residential Aged Care Quality Standards can be seen as one of the most relevant standards to the work of Meaningful Ageing. The...
Spirituality in the House and more

Spirituality in the House and more

Read our latest news here Last week I had the privilege, along with some members and friends of Meaningful Ageing, to hear our politicians talking about the importance of spirituality, especially as we age. The context was a special briefing by Meaningful Ageing...