Managing Memory in Older Age in Regional and Remote Communities
Client: Building Healthy Communities Research Focus Area, La Trobe University
Centre: Lincoln Centre for Research on Ageing
Start year: 2014
End year: 2014
A project to: 1. Provide proof of concept about a memory management program adapted for older adults living in regional and remote communities in Victoria, and designed to assist maintenance of cognitive health and independence in daily activities. 2. Evaluate the customisation and implementation of this program on a blended learning platform. 3. Establish a cross-disciplinary team of researchers from La Trobe and partners from Alzheimer's Australia VIC, Caulfield Hospital & Adult Learning Australia, with skills and expertise in interventions for maintaining cognitive health in older adults, especially in rural communities.