Please see below webinars hosted by NZAG. Click the images on the right if you wish to watch recordings of the webinars and access PDF versions of the presentations.

A lockdown family of 30 informs future residential dementia care models

Thursday, 6 May 2021

Dr Lorraine Ritchie

During the 2020 COVID 19 lockdown period, RN and care assistant staff of one dementia facility (50 beds) in the Dunedin area moved in with their residents for 6 weeks. Listen to the stories of the compassionate caring of staff, and the transformation of residents to become a family of 50. This qualitative study informs ideas for a new model of dementia care.

Transitions to new routines

Thursday, 28 May 2020

Prof. Vanessa Burholt
Social support network types, isolation and loneliness in the older population

Prof. Carol Wham
Eating Well out of Isolation

Associate Prof. John Parsons
Healthy for Life: a TV saga of collaboration


4 Experts at Level 4, for older people

Thursday, 16 April 2020

Prof. Ngaire Kerse
Living in residential care: to shelter and attend

Prof. Debra Waters
Maintaining strength and balance in your own home

Dr. Rosie Green
Sleep related disruptions and their management during Alert Level 4

Dr. Gary Cheung
Virtual psychosocial group programme for people with dementia