This project idea is an app, where pensioners could offer their free time for families looking for babysitting. That way the pensioners spend their time more actively, they can get some extra income and families can resolve their problem with children other way than by hiring a nanny or an au pair.
Best entry that uses open data to support a vision for Queenslanders to live in age-friendly communities that allow people, regardless of their age, to stay active and connected, and to contribute economically, socially and culturally. In particular, an age-friendly community ensures older people are free from age-related barriers.
More information how to assess a community’s age-friendliness available at http://qld.gov.au/agefriendly.
Selected datasets are available from https://data.qld.gov.au/data-event/govhack/2016.
You must use at least one of the data sets provided for this challenge hosted on http://data.qld.gov.au, but you are free to use data from the official GovHack list or any other data sets as long as their licensing terms permit.