Josie Gagliano is the author and researcher behind The Australian Ageing Generation Handbook, the only book of its kind in Australia. Josie has been caring for her mother, who is diagnosed with dementia, for several years. Collaborating with aged care services and communities around Australia, Josie has fast become the go-to person for young carers on how to navigate aged care. Sydney born Josie Gagliano is the youngest of three children, with two older brothers. Josie is a mother of twins, one of whom has been diagnosed with ASD. Josie writes several blogs about, parenting and aged care – please click the links below to read some of her work.