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Vital conversations: giving older women in greater Melbourne a voice

7 Mar 2019
Description

Aims of the project:

  • To engage with groups of older women over 55 years from a range of cultural, geographic and economic backgrounds living in Greater Melbourne to discuss their experiences of ageing, particularly in the context of health, housing, demographic and climate change.
  • To inform and build on the development of innovative strategies and solutions to address the issues highlighted in Greater Melbourne Vital Signs 2017 relevant to older women.

Key research question:

  • Given demographic changes and urban development across Greater Melbourne, what matters to older women as they grow older?

Project design and methods:

  • A qualitative research project comprised of facilitated semi-structured group discussions conducted with older women across Greater Melbourne.
Publication Details
Language: 
English
Published year only: 
2019
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