The Centre for Gender, Health and Ageing focuses on the individual and social factors that affect the health and well-being of men and women as they age, and the ways in which communities and organisations respond to an ageing population.

Priority Research Centre for
GENDER, HEALTH AND AGEING

Reports

  • Encouraging Best Practice in Aged Care (EBPAC) Program Project Report (PDF 540KB) and Appendix (PDF 6.437KB)
    This project supported the development and implementation of best practice nutrition and hydration practice in nine residential aged care facilities throughout NSW, using a Participatory Action Research approach.
    The EBPAC Toolkit contains education material designed to guide and assist residential aged care facilities to develop and implement strategies to prevent malnutrition and enhance the pleasure of eating for their residents. It was developed by the Priority Research Centre for Gender, Health and Ageing on behalf of the Australian Government Department of Health & Ageing.
  • Prevention of falls in residential aged care (PDF 1.7MB)