News tagged with Age friendly Communities

Help inform Brimbank’s Age Friendly City Plan

 

Brimbank City Council wants to hear from you to inform the draft Age Friendly City Plan 2017-2021 ...

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

 

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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COTA Australia Media Release Dementia

Leading seniors’ advocacy organisation COTA Australia has welcomed Aged Care Minister Sussan Ley’s announcement today of dedicated funds for specialist dementia care units and dementia friendly communities. COTA Australia Chief ... ...

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Age Friendly Public Seminar 28 June 2016

Interested in how our cities and communities can become more age friendly? You are warmly invited to this public seminar to share your experiences and to hear from international experts. Professor Chris ... ...

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Age-Friendly Victoria Award 2016

  The new Age-Friendly Victoria Award The Age-Friendly Victoria Award is open to any organisation or business working with an age-friendly approach. The award recognises excellence and innovation in creating ... ...

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#YearsAhead and Valued

Participate in WHO’s Instagram Campaign – #YearsAhead and Valued Photos can help break down the stereotypes that we often associate with ageing.  World Health Organization’s Department of Ageing and Life-course ... ...

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Not to Late: Age Friendly Communities Bendigo

Not too late to influence the age friendliness of your community if you live in Bendigo Drop in at a listening post Drop by at your convenience to see the ... ...

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Fairfax Media Accused Of Ageist Reporting

  A story in the Fairfax media – The Age and Sydney Morning Herald – last Monday with the headline Older Homeowners Staying Put Making Houses Scarcer for Young Families ... ...

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COTA Victoria State Budget Survey – we need your views!

COTA Victoria State Budget Survey – we need your views! Each year COTA Victoria delivers a submission to the Victorian Government outlining what we see as the key priorities for ... ...

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Inequality and Older Victorians

  By Myfan Jordan COTA Victoria Policy Officer in the Autumn 2015 Newsletter of the Community Information and Support Victoria. Populations across the globe are ageing. Commonly, reports describing this ... ...

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