News tagged with Ageism

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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New Ambassador for Elder Abuse Announced

 

New Ambassador for Elder Abuse Announced. On Friday December 2nd, Fiona Richardson, the Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence, re-announced the Victorian Government’s $1m investment in initiatives to prevent ... ...

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CHALLENGING AGEISM

 

On 1st October 2016, International Day of the Older Person, Seniors Rights Victoria and COTA Victoria launched the Challenging Ageism booklet that provides an overview of ageism in Australia and what ... ...

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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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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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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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