A WAEA Forward: Western Australia Elder Abuse Research Project

A WAEA Forward: Western Australia Elder Abuse Research Project WA Department of Communities has engaged the UWA Social Care and Social Ageing Living Lab to conduct qualitative and quantitate research into the prevalence, drivers and protective factors for elder abuse in Western Australia. The UWA Living Lab is working in collaboration with research partners from…

Physical, not social distancing: what we can learn from migrants

Staying socially connected while obeying the requirements of social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic is essential to mental health and wellbeing. Many migrants have great experience in staying socially connected while being physically distant. Researchers at the UWA Social Care and Social Ageing Living Lab, Professor Loretta Baldassar and Dr Lukasz Krzyzowski, are drawing on their…