News tagged with Ageing

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

mental-health-services-petition-edm  

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 ... ...

Read More...

COTA Australia Media Release Greens Ageing Policy

Greens ageing policy will improve lives of older Australians Leading seniors advocate COTA Australia today welcomed the first major party’s policy on ageing Equality and Compassion: Supporting older Australians by ... ...

Read More...

#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 ... ...

Read More...

International Day of Older Persons BreakfastOctober 6 -

IDOP_Breakfast_Banner20150702  

Hear from our panel of older Australians who have made their mark before and after 65 years of age and join the conversation about the value older workers bring to our workplaces. ...

Read More...

Inquiry into End of Life Choices

Dying to Talk  

The Victorian Inquiry into End of Life Choices is inviting individuals, groups and organisations to make a submission on End of Life Choices. The closing date has been extended until August ... ...

Read More...

Epilepsy National Research Survey

Tacking Epilepsy in Older Adults COTA Victoria is calling for your participation in a National Epilepsy Research Survey.   International research shows that people 65 years and older are becoming ... ...

Read More...

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 ... ...

Read More...

COTA Australia Media Release Budget 2015

BUDGET 2015: Aged Care Excitement But Otherwise Not Much For Older Australians MEDIA RELEASE – TUESDAY 12TH MAY 2015 Older Australians will welcome confirmation that the Federal government has dropped ... ...

Read More...

Position Paper on Retirement Incomes – Creating A Secure, Livable Income For All Older Australians Media Release

COTA Australia Media Release – 23rd April 2015 The changing demographics of the Australian population requires urgent attention in the coming Federal budget including a major review of the entire ... ...

Read More...

COTA State Election Platform 2014

Participation and connection are the heart of inclusive and healthy age friendly communities, yet many older people face barriers to these. The vital contribution older people make to our communities ... ...

Read More...