Are you planning to age at home?

When most of us think about ageing, we think about staying in our own home. According to a 2015 Government Report, 76% of those aged over 60 would prefer to stay in their own home. We want to feel safe and secure, but we also want to continue to live an independent life. We want to continue to host Sunday night family dinners, visit our local church, and have our hair cut at the same hair salon we have been going to for over 20 years. Everyone values different activities, and whatever these are, most of us don’t want them to change. In fact, not only do we want this, but it’s also more convenient and cost-effective for the Government if older Australian’s age at home. 

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The Glen Hosts Twilight Fete

Living Care The Glen recently hosted a twilight fete to bring the community together and show off the wonderful crafts made by the residents. There was a little bit of rain, but it didn’t dampen the atmosphere at all. Everyone had a lot of fun and enjoyed dancing to the entertainment acts, catching up with family and friends, and shopping for Christmas gifts.

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