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The Carer Gateway Facebook page provides a range of information about supports and services available to assist carers in their caring role, including people who care for someone with disability, chronic illness, dementia, mental illness or frailty due to age. The page features posts on a range of issues that affect carers,

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End of Life Law in Australia is a website that provides accurate, practical and relevant information to help people navigate the challenging legal issues that can arise with end of life decision-making. The website is an initiative of the Australian Centre for Health Law Research. It is designed to be used by patients, families,

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Senior Living Innovation is a major research collaboration between QUT and leading industry partners that aims to reconceptualise the experience of ageing in Australia with a focus on the senior living industry. The project challenges conventional wisdom about the wants and needs of ‘old people’ and aims to help industry to develop new business models

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DIYmodify is a new app that can help people with disabilities and older Australians to modify their homes so they can stay in them for longer. The app was created by UNSW researchers, with funding from the Department of Family and Community Services, and will help consumers make decisions around purchasing five common home modifications:

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Emen8 is an innovative new digital resource about sexual health and wellbeing for gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men. The site is designed to make information about HIV and STI prevention more accessible and appealing, and features entertaining content alongside information about sexual health.

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Your Health in Mind is a new online resource from The Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) featuring reliable information about mental health issues. The website includes sections on a range of conditions, disorders and treatments, as well as general information about psychiatrists and how they can help.

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The Department of Family and Community Serivces (FACS) ChildStory IT system will be introduced over a five-week period in October–November this year. E-reporting for mandatory reporters will become available through the Reporter Community at the same time, while ChildStory’s Partner Community will be introduced