To mark the start of Student Volunteer Week, the Duke of Edinburgh’s Hilary Award write about the experiences and valuable contributions of their student volunteers.
A press release from Probus South Pacific suggests focusing on physical health, purpose, connection with others and safety, in order to enjoy mental health in retirement.
Tauranga social gerontologist Carole Gordon says New Zealand needs to restore social connectedness for our Elders who are anxiously limiting their lives because they fear COVID-19.
The Citizens Advice Bureau Has Helped People Navigate Through A Period Of Uncertainty – A Tale Of Two Volunteers.
Citizens Advice Bureau is celebrating its 50th year in New Zealand. Two volunteers from different generations tell about their experiences of volunteering for CAB.
A podcast by Jessie Chiang explores the social and emotional impact of multiple lockdowns in Auckland.
‘I am a people person. I want my family to visit’: stories of older Australian migrants during Covid
This Guardian story reports findings from an Australian research study into experiences of older migrants during the pandemic.