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Has Centrelink sent you an incorrect debt notice?

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Has Centrelink sent you an incorrect debt notice? We want to hear from you Please register your letter here. ...

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Enhancing the community’s knowledge and engagement with law at the end of life

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Little is known about whether individuals know the law, or are able to exercise their legal rights to be involved in the process of making decisions about treatment. The Australian ... ...

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New Health Complaints Commissioner appointed

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COTA Victoria congratulates Karen Cusack on her appointment as the inaugural Health Complaints Commissioner in Victoria. According to a government media release: A new watchdog with greater powers to protect ... ...

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Do you want to improve accessibility on trams?

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Yarra Trams is conducting a trial which will improve boarding for people who use mobility aids. A bridging plate has been developed which should eliminate the gap between the boarding ... ...

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Older People and Falls

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Researchers from Latrobe University and Alfred Health are exploring the experiences of older people after they suffer an accidental injury from an event, such as a fall. The study aims ... ...

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Sign the petition: Nursing Home Residents Deserve Better Access to Mental Health Care

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Sign the petition: Nursing Home Residents Deserve Better Access to Mental Health Care Our frailest older Australians deserve the best care on offer Over 170,000 older Australians living in residential ... ...

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Government Update on Assisted Dying Legislation

The Andrews Labor Government will introduce legislation later this year to legalise voluntary assisted dying for terminally ill people in Victoria. The Bill will be consistent with the assisted dying ... ...

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LGBTI. The future is now: a survey on future planning for older LGBTI Victorians

  YOUR CHANCE TO TELL US WHAT YOU NEED FOR YOUR FUTURE END OF LIFE PLANNING COTA Victoria and Transgender Victoria in conjunction with the National Ageing Research Institute would ... ...

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COTA 50+ Survey

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  The COTA VIC 50+ Survey is now closed. The report on the findings from this survey will be published on the COTA VIC website: www.cotavic.org.au and reported in COTA ... ...

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COTA Victoria 2017 Annual Priorities for 2017

This survey is now closed. ‘COTA Victoria’s Annual Statement of Priorities for 2017’ will be launched in early 2017. It will be published on the COTA VIC website: www.cotavic.org.au and reported in COTA ... ...

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