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Leading seniors advocate, COTA Australia, says Yes to Marriage Equality

 

COTA Australia has officially announced its support for marriage equality and reiterated its commitment to ensuring LGBTI older Australians are afforded equal rights in all aspects of Australian society. ...

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COTA Victoria statement on Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey

 

COTA Victoria statement on Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey ...

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New voice for consumers

 

New research centre was launched dedicated to improving access, fairness and protections for Victorian consumers – the Consumer Policy Research Centre (CPRC) ...

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Peer Educator presents at the Victorian Active Ageing Alliance’s Research and Practice Forum

 

Peer Educator presents at the Victorian Active Ageing Alliance’s Research and Practice Forum ...

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Nominations open for COTA Victoria Board

Nominations will open at 9.00 a.m. on 11 September, 2017 for positions on the Board of Council on the Ageing Victoria (COTA) that fall vacant at the Annual General Meeting ... ...

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Retirement Housing Residents want reform action now

 

Victoria has the opportunity to lead the rest of the nation on retirement housing reform.  ...

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Volunteers Wanted for Activity Study

Older people excercising in park  

Researchers at the Institute of Health and Ageing at the Australian Catholic University are currently looking for participants for their Dynamic Activity Spaces Pilot (DASP) study. While an active lifestyle ... ...

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Understanding Dementia – Free Online Course

The Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre at the University of Tasmania is offering a free, 9-week long, massive open online course (MOOC), ‘Understanding Dementia’. The course is a great ... ...

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Experiences of Carers of LGBTIQ People Diagnosed with a Mental illness 

 

Carers Victoria are working in partnership with RMIT to undertake research to investigate the experiences of Victorian carers of LGBTIQ people living with mental illness or who have experienced a ... ...

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Development of Heart Failure in Older People

 

Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, is currently undertaking a study called the “Victorian study of Echocardiographic detection of Left ventricular dysfunction” ...

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