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Communication and Swallowing in Healthy Ageing

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Our voice, how we speak and understand language can change as we age. The prevalence of brain disorders like dementia also increases as we get older. To accurately identify the ... ...

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COTA Victoria calls for a Victorian Inclusive Ageing Strategy in 2017 Policy Priorities Statement

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COTA Victoria’s 2017 Policy Priorities Statement calls for a whole of government approach to improve the lives of our diverse and ageing population. Whilst there are a number of government ... ...

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Review of Rent Laws – will it deliver fairer, safer housing for tenants

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The issue of affordability, security and appropriateness of housing is a significant issue for older people on fixed lower incomes. The review of the Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (RTA) has ... ...

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Congratulations to Retirement Housing Campaigners

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COTA Victoria acknowledges the long and tireless campaign for reform by retirement living residents. Our warmest congratulations to YOU the RESIDENTS on the significant report handed down by the Victorian ... ...

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How Will Artificial Intelligence Support Care in The Home

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The emergence of more powerful computers, near-ubiquitous mobile broadband and cloud computing has created exponential change across every industry and society. Increasingly, we are seeing the convergence of physical and ... ...

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COTA Victoria welcomes retirement house sector recommendations

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COTA Victoria welcomes retirement house sector recommendations The state’s peak body for older Victorian today congratulated the Legal and Social Issues Committee on its report and recommendations for reform in ... ...

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Call for action on Retirement Housing Report

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CALL FOR ACTION ON RETIREMENT HOUSING REPORT: Tuesday 7th March 1.15pm, steps of Parliament House If you live in a retirement village, residential park or independent living unit and want ... ...

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A Morning at Melbourne Museum

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Melbourne Museum is exploring the experiences that older people have when visiting museums and galleries with the longer-term aim of encouraging cultural institutions to better cater to all generations and ... ...

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Ageing Innovation Challenge

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Equity Trustees wants to fund great ideas that will build the capability of Victorian aged care organisations to implement innovative, sustainable changes, and is providing a granting pool of $150,000 ... ...

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Volunteers inspiring each other to live longer and stronger

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Almost two decades ago, in 2000, Pam Meddings started a seniors exercise group in East Doncaster, Living Longer, Living Stronger (LLLS). Today, the East Doncaster LLLS is one of the ... ...

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