This chapter provides a positive picture of living well as an older person in a rural community. It covers self-care and formal and informal support services for older people by profiling a fictional senior Australian, Sarah Atwood, as she becomes frail and in need of extra support.
|Title of host publication||Rural nursing|
|Subtitle of host publication||The Australian context|
|Editors||Karen Francis, Ysanne Chapman, Carmel Davies|
|Place of Publication||Port Melbourne, VIC|
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press|
|Number of pages||14|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|