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Article in the Illawarra Mercury http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/4796481/startup-helps-elderly-stay-up-to-computer-speed/?src=rss

An article in Australian Ageing Agenda “Call to help get more seniors online” April 7, 2017 http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2017/04/07/call-to-help-get-more-seniors-online/

Connected Living for Positive Ageing, in  S. Gordon ed, Online Communities as Agents of Change and Social Movements, IGI Global

An opinion piece in Aged Care Insite Blog: “Nurture seniors’ tech skills for everyone’s gain” http://www.agedcareinsite.com.au/2016/06/why-and-how-we-should-nurture-tech-skills-in-seniors/

An article in Educational Gerontology “Enhancing the Wellbeing of the Elderly: Social Use of Digital Technologies in Aged Care” by Helen Hasan and Henry Linger http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/03601277.2016.1205425

Publicity on the University of Wollongong News entitled “Growing Old Gracefully” http://stand.uow.edu.au/growing-old-gracefully/,

L. Burgess, H. Hasan & C. Alcock, “Information systems for the social well-being of senior Australians”, Building Sustainable Information Systems: Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Information Systems Development. Springer New York, United States, (2013) 89-100. http://ro.uow.edu.au/ahsri/214/

Alcock, C., Burgess, L. & Hasan, H. (2014). Connecting isolated senior citizens: illustrating the complexity of social information systems development. In H. Hasan (Eds.), Being Practical with Theory: A Window into Business Research (pp. 126-130). Wollongong, Australia: THEORI. http://ro.uow.edu.au/buspapers/424/

Social Wellbeing and Ageing

The ASCOT Toolkit from the Personal Social Services Research Unit at Kent University UK.ASCOT is a measure which is designed to capture information about an individual’s social care-related quality of life (SCRQoL). Living Connected applies to the domains of Control, Occupation and Personal Connection,

Because I Can – Eastern Collaborative Project partnered with the Southern Services Reform Goup Onkaparinga  SA

Social Technologies for older people

X-box Sport Anglican Care in the Hunter

Virtual Reality Warrigal Care Illawarra, Blue Cross Melbourne

Australian Research Centre on Ageing