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6 retirement living options in Australia

Building a home in the right community can be fulfilling. Here are some options for retirement housing in Australia, and how to best insure them.

‘At Hand’ with Five Good Friends

With older Australians especially vulnerable during the COVID-19 situation, we’re offering free welfare check-ins and remote monitoring services to eligible customers with our partners Five Good Friends.

The NSW Emergency Services Levy: What is it and how does it affect you?

The Emergency Services Levy ensures our volunteer fire brigades have the funds to help when it’s needed. NSW is the last state in Australia to charge their ESL through insurance premiums – what does that mean for you?

How to prepare for storm season

Follow these proactive steps when severe weather looms.

Have You Thought About Starting Your Own Club?

Apia Good Life provide a step-by-step guide to starting your own social club – read more.

How To Overcome The Challenges Of The Sandwich Generation

Apia Good Life offers expert advice on how to tackle the challenges faced by the growing sandwich generation – read more.

Celebrating Women

Apia Good Life speaks to five inspiring women about how they are celebrating their later years in life - read more.

Your relationship, your way

We spoke with a couple who have been happily married for more than 30 years, but find themselves navigating a long-distance relationship - read more.

Top tips for home maintenance and safety as your needs change

Here are a few simple home maintenance and safety tips that you can use to ensure your parents’ home is secure and comfortable as they start to get older.

How to keep up the social network

Making sure our loved ones are staying connected to friends, family and their community is more important than ever. Here are a few activities to combat feelings of isolation.

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Together, helping people to stay in the place they love

The Guide to Living Well is a useful resource that helps you to develop a plan for growing older well.

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Five Good Friends and Apia, together helping families plan for future care needs, through education, advice and support.

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