Aged Care

Guidelines for the Promotion of Active Ageing in Older Adults at Primary Level

(Guidelines, Manuals and Instructions)
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These guidelines promote physical activity for ageing people as a way of preventing chronic illnesses. Examples of physical exercises for elderly people are included in an attempt to educate people about a healthy lifestyle.

Geriatric Care

(Service)
Elderly people often require specialised health services. These may have to be accompanied by other specialised services, such as housing or transport services.

National Guidelines on the Prevention of Falls of Older Persons

(Guidelines, Manuals and Instructions)
(File type: pdf; size: 76.93 KB)Department of Health (National) (The Government of South Africa)
Information and guidelines for the elderly and health workers on how to prevent falls of older persons which can and often do result in disability and even death.