Feeling lonely this Christmas? You’re not alone

10 December, 2023 . by Claire Burke

Not everyone revels in Christmas cheer. Festive loneliness describes feeling isolated around holidays or celebratory events, and experts say it is on the rise.


How to make friends as an adult without the awkwardness

23 June, 2023 . by christine joy magat

Feel like your friendship circle is dwindling, or new mates are harder to come by? Making friends as adults can be tricky, but it doesn’t have to be that way.


Why more Aussies are embracing share house living in later life

29 May, 2023 . by Raymond Suba

If you’re an older Australian looking to save on cost of living, or looking for company, house-sharing could be a win-win. Here’s how to make it work.


Can you fall in love with a chatbot?

2 May, 2023 . by Raymond Suba

Their human-like behaviour of chatbots means many seek them out for conversation, as friends and even romantic partners, but does having feelings for a bot cross the line?


Simple habits to help you be a better friend

18 March, 2023 . by Raymond Suba

Sometimes friendships take a backseat as other priorities pile up. But no one wants a cherished mateship to fade completely. Here’s how to become a better friend.


Is poor sleep making you unkind?

1 October, 2022 . by Michelle Rose

Lack of sleep will leave you feeling tired, but it can also cause you to think and even act differently.