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Did you know that almost half of the house fires in Australia start in the kitchen – all because cooking was being left unattended? To help prevent kitchen fires, Fire & Rescue NSW has released the Keep Looking when Cooking mini mag. Available in cafés, bars, community centres and other locations,

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The National Aged Care Advocacy Program (NACAP) is funded by the Australian Government under the Aged Care Act 1997. It provides free, independent and confidential advocacy support and information to older people (and their representatives) receiving, or seeking to receive, Australian Government funded aged care services.

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The Mental Health Commission of NSW has released Living Well in Later Life: The case for change, which maps how systems, services and attitudes about older people in Australia need to change in order to improve their mental health and wellbeing. It is accompanied by A Statement of Principles.

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A Dementia and Driving Decision Aid (DDDA) that gives families and medical practitioners guidance on how to initiate conversations about driving with someone who has dementia has now been translated into Italian, Greek and Vietnamese. A Mandarin version will also be available soon.

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BURN is a gritty drama following the story of 16-year-old Tee whose life is destroyed when a late-night drive with older boys spirals out of control. Legal Aid NSW commissioned internationally acclaimed filmmaker David Vadiveloo and Community Prophets to create the short film.

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Addressing Financial Abuse is a new booklet for support workers in NSW to help affected people establish financial independence as a key step in leaving an abusive relationship. As part of Commonwealth Bank’s partnership with DVNSW, 2,500 booklets have been printed for distribution to domestic and family violence organisations across the state,

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Teens and young people living with severe food allergies are being encouraged to start a conversation with their peers via a new website that could potentially save their lives. The website was developed under the National Allergy Strategy and operates like an app, allowing young people to develop their own avatar and use it to talk to their friends