The Modern Australian Communities report was produced earlier this year by Australian Seniors Insurance Agency as part of their The Australian Seniors Series. It sheds light on the impact the voluntary contributions of seniors have on their local communities, as well as their concerns about the future of the sector.
The positive relationships people create in their local communities strengthens the social fabric that keeps our society healthy. This fabric connects people across many different lines through shared regional values. Volunteering plays an important role in maintaining the social fabric as people donate their time and skills for the benefit of others.
Watch the video below for an overview of the report’s findings: