Better rural city park planning to improve older people’s health and well-being

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Abstract

Population ageing is an important social and policy issue with the provision of social and recreational services of particular concern for local government. Research shows that access to well-planned parks as safe sites for leisure, engagement with nature and community activities will improve older people’s health and well-being.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Event2017 NSW Rural Health & Research Congress - Wagga Civic Theatre, Wagga Wagga, Australia
Duration: 27 Sep 201729 Sep 2017
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Conference2017 NSW Rural Health & Research Congress
Abbreviated titleOur future - world class rural health
CountryAustralia
CityWagga Wagga
Period27/09/1729/09/17
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Whitsed, R., Black, R., Knight, A., & Harvey, R. (2017). Better rural city park planning to improve older people’s health and well-being. Abstract from 2017 NSW Rural Health & Research Congress, Wagga Wagga, Australia.