By 2031, one in three people in NSW will be aged fifty or over. I feel it’s time to re-examine our thoughts on what ageing means on a community level, to better secure our futures.
The momentous National Disability Insurance Scheme is now a reality in NSW, with 12,000 already onboard, this transformative plan is only set to grow larger.
The image of our older generations depicted in the media is often negative, so to right this, an initiative was birthed to honour media agencies who refute stereotype.
The many different faces that make up the communities we call home should always remain protected from hate and extremist division.
The NSW Minister of Ageing is working toward changing the Government’s exclusionist policy regarding the elderly, and the community’s attitude toward ageing as a whole.