Ageing Well National Science Challenge

Harnessing science to sustain health and well-being into the later years of life

Our Mission

To push back disability thresholds so that all New Zealanders reach their full potential through the life course, particularly in the latter years of life.

Our Research Strands

The Challenge supports research under five interlinking strands to address our mission.

Value older people in all settings

Enhance age-friendly environment

Maintain wellness, independence and autonomy

Promote social integration and engagement

Reduce disability and the impact of disability

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