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'Thursday Three' - AAG's Weekly Update

‘Thursday Three' is the AAG Update for members and friends of AAG. It aims to provide an engaging weekly snapshot of news and activities from AAG and beyond through three short 'bites'.

AAG's purpose is to improve the experience of ageing through connecting research, policy and practice. Why not join in and put something forward for the Thursday Three or other AAG communication channels? Please email Michael Tan at AAG. Thanks

2020 09 17 AAG Report - Mental Health and Wellbeing in Older Age | ATSIAAG Webinar: Integrated & Culturally Sensitive Service for Older Aboriginal People. Practical Solution or Pipe Dream? | Insights – Hong Kong’s Covid-19 preparation for Aged Care

2020 09 10 AAG Conference Bursaries from Divisions | SECG Blog - The art of remembering | Joint Statement of Solidarity - EveryAGE Counts and EveryChild

2020 09 03 AAG’s role in the Covid-19 clinical evidence taskforce | 2020 AAG Conference preliminary program ready | Webinar - Geriatric Oncology

2020 08 27 Pre-AAG Conference Workshops | Nursing Homes Should Be Abolished Global Debate | The Home for Good policy briefs

2020 08 20 Early Bird Registrations closes this Friday 21 August | Introducing the AAG Grey Literature Library | Melbourne Disability Institute urgently needs your assistance!

2020 08 13 Early Bird Registrations close Friday 21 August | AAG’s Position Paper promotes understanding of the core principles of wellness and reablement | Covid-19 may help transform our future

2020 08 06 AAG Position Paper: Aged care workforce, funding and governance | AAG Research Trust purpose and strategic drivers until 2023 | AAG SECG Blog - Social isolation and loneliness in a global pandemic

2020 07 30 AAG - Responding to COVID-19 spread in Victorian aged care facilities | Registrations open for 53rd AAG Conference – Digital | Glenda Powell Travelling Fellow virtual roadshow

2020 07 23 2020 AAG Conference goes digital | 2020 RM Gibson Research Fund grant awardees | Congratulations to our AAG member winners

2020 07 16 Kendig funding round close Monday 27th of July | AJA special issue: Sex and intimacy in later life | AAG CRC, NARI are seeking assistance

2020 07 09 AAG Strategic Priorities for 2020-23 launched | EveryAGE Counts submission to the Royal Commission | Commonwealth funding confirmed for AAG

2020 07 02 NAIDOC Week 2020 Postponed to Nov 8-15 | AAG SECG Blog – Disruptions to study | Elder Abuse Action Australia Consultation on Compass: Guiding Action on Elder Abuse

2020 06 25 Report available addressing Appropriate services for older care leavers experiencing, or at risk of, homelessness | Get involved- Improving the interface between the health | Join today & connect up

2020 06 18 Welcome new AAG staff members | AJA and AAA - Are you getting yours? | $15K up for grabs and attend IAGG World Congress in 2021

2020 06 11 Renew your membership to win | Mala'la Celebrating Reconciliation Week | ‘SECG Blog - The influence of transitions on health and wellbeing

2020 06 04 Don’t forget you can access on-demand AAG Webinars | ‘Use it or lose it’: New website helps older people stay active at home | Webinar – A Global perspective - responding to impact of-COVID-19

2020 05 28 Stories and resources from survivors of the Stolen Generations | 2 x $20k from the Kendig funding round opens next Monday 1 June 2020 | Member thought - Our new research reality in the face of COVID-19

2020 05 21 Join us to celebrate National Reconciliation Week | Member Essentials - New evidence-based training for CALD PCAs | Appreciation from the GSA in the USA

2020 05 14 Kendig funding round opens 1 June 2020 | AAG SECG presents - Recruitment Strategies for Older Populations | IAGG 2021 Abstract & Symposium submission open 20 May

2020 05 07 ATSIAAG presents: Webinar - Stolen Generation Survivors | AAG and COVID-19 | “Take the time to look outside the research square”

2020 04 30 Abstract submission – 11 May for virtual or in person presentation | Is an Australian's home their castle? The challenges of ageing in place | palliAGED Palliative Care and COVID-19 Hub

2020 04 23 Immunisation in partnership with ILC-UK | WA Division adapt to Covid-19 by going online | Epidemiological modelling on COVID-19 webinar

2020 04 16 2020 AAG Conference abstracts close 27th April | Webinar - Exploring the impacts of social distancing on older adults | Common Good framing as an alternative to “us vs them”

2020 04 09 Advance Care Planning in Australia – Background Paper | Tips for coping with coronavirus anxiety - from Australian Psychological Society | New films tackle elder abuse of people with dementia

2020 04 02 AAG response to the BMJ Covid-19 Editorial | Minister discusses needs of older survivors of Stolen Generations | Love Stories Campaign

2020 03 26 The Kindness Pandemic | Getting to know Fiona Stanaway, AAG CALD SIG convener | DOH COVID-19 Preparedness Webinar

2020 03 19 Ageing & the Round Table Primary Health Care 10-year plan | AAG Covid-19 update | Policy & Practice Update (Jan to mid-Mar 2020)

2020 03 12 LGBTI inclusive aged care: practice knowledge from the USA | Final Reminder - Up to five $7K grants up for grabs close 17th March | Getting to know Mr Nathan D’Cuhna – ACT Division Chair

2020 03 05 LGBTI Action Plans in the news | Up to five $7K grants up for grabs close 17th March | Upcoming Webinars – mark your calendars

2020 02 27 AAG Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan 2020-21 | Friends of ATSIAAG - are you part of the group? | Webinar - Older people who are leaving or have left prison – Tuesday 10th March

2020 02 20 A focus on human rights and reform | Getting the 2020 Glenda Powell Travelling Fellow Sue McGrath | ATSIAAG member helps out in fire ravaged area

2020 02 13 2020 AAG Conference Abstracts open Monday 17th February 2020 | AJA recruiting for New Editor-in-Chief | VALE Dr. Renato Maia Guimarães

2020 02 06 Aboriginal social justice leader to give keynote | RN Big Ideas program on tackling ageism | New National President for the Student & Early Career Group (SECG)

2020 01 30 Up to five $7K grants up for grabs | New faces join Board/Trustees and Divisions | Videos of AAG Conference plenary sessions now available

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