News feed: COTA Vic

Final Report on Voluntary Assisted Dying

 

The Expert Panel’s final report details how voluntary assisted dying would work in Victoria.  ...

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Easing The Burden Of Chronic Disease

 

The Pharmacist Chronic Disease Management Pilot will give eligiblepatients the freedom to visit their local pharmacy when monitoring and managing their chronic illnesses. ...

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New Committee Members Required

 

Are you interested in improving the lives of older people in our community? ...

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Self-managing your home care package delivers more hours of support from people you choose

 

Self-managing your home care package delivers more hours of support from people you choose.  ...

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Community rallies to stop elder abuse

 

On June 15, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, we stood together as a community in saying “we can stop elder abuse”. ...

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Calls for action at federal and state level on retirement housing

 

Alan Fels, Bill Shorten and Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt all agree, something must be done to address the treatment of older people in Retirement Villages. ...

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The Forgotten Faces of the looming Housing Crisis: older Australians

 

Leading seniors advocate, COTA Australia, will today host a housing policy summit, with experts warning of a looming crisis as older Australians face mounting pressure from rising rental prices and ... ...

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Are you feeling the heat of rising energy bills?

 

Are you feeling the impact of rising energy bills? Gas and electricity prices are expected to rise rapidly this year. Difficulties in paying energy bills are becoming more common. Increasing  ... ...

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Peer Educator Mary turns 70 last May

 

Mary has been a devoted COTA Victoria volunteer for 13 years. ...

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