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Do you play bingo?

 

Do you play Bingo? We’re looking for people located in Melbourne receiving the Age Pension who play Bingo and would like to help us understand more about it. We are ... ...

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Looking Ahead series

 

COTA is hosting a series of four workshops in partnership with The Department of human Services’ Financial Information Service (FIS). Each session focusses on a topic related to retirement. Come ... ...

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The Power Is Yours – Energy Compare workshops

 

Victorian Energy Compare is an independent Victorian Government energy price comparison site. Victorian residents can use this site to input data about their current energy bills and generate a list ... ...

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The Art of Conversation: How Story Telling Values Older Australians

 

The art of conversation and storytelling values older Australians, the Council on the Ageing (COTA) Victoria said today as it released its Reminiscing Story Cards initiative. ...

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COTA hosts Aged Care Royal Commission info session

Aged Care Royal Commission  

COTA Victoria will host a consumer information session about the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety next Friday, 8 February, for people wanting to know more about the inquiry and how they can participate. ...

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Payroll & Accounts Officer

Part Time Position (15.2 hours per week) Rewarding opportunity Salary Packaging and Fringe Benefits available Council on the Ageing (COTA Victoria) is the leading not-for-profit organisation representing the interests and ... ...

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Aged Care Information Coordinator

The Coordinator of the Information Hub will provide locally targeted information and build people’s capacity to engage with the aged care system, including recruiting, training and supporting volunteers to deliver the services. ...

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Elder Abuse Trainer vacancy

Seniors Rights Victoria a program of COTA Victoria Elder Abuse Trainer Fixed Term for 12 months 80 FTE SCHCADS Award – Community Development Worker Level 6 (pay point subject to ... ...

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Administration Officer Vacancy

We are seeking an experienced administrative officer who is well organised, has excellent communication skills, and high level computer literacy. ...

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CPRC to deliver targeted energy resources for community workers in 2019 – Have your say!

 

Consumer Policy Research Centre (CPRC), funded by the Victorian Government, is delivering a much-needed project, developing a comprehensive and targeted package of resources for community workers assisting energy vulnerable households. ... ...

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Manager – Policy and Communications Vacancy

Manager – Policy and Communications Fixed Term for 12 months 0.9 FTE SCHCADS Award – Community Development Worker Level 7 (pay point subject to experience and qualifications) Council on the ... ...

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2018 Victorian State Election reminder

 

The Victorian State Election is on Saturday 24 November. All Australia citizens living in Victoria aged 18 and over must enrol and vote. The deadline to enrol in your State ... ...

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Who is making a difference in your community?

 

The Department of Health and Human Services is calling for nominations for the Frances Penington and the Molly Hadfield Awards for 2018. ...

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Do you have a beautiful green space? Do you know a talented gardener?

 

In appreciation of the talented green thumbs in our communities, the Victoria in Bloom garden competition is open for entries. ...

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Share to win a ticket to ‘With One BIG Voice’ 10th Anniversary Concert

 

Thanks to the generosity of With One Voice, COTA Victoria is giving away 30 tickets to this special event. ...

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OM:NI men’s discussion group in Berwick

 

The first OM:NI men’s discussion group in Victoria was established in 2004, under the umbrella of COTA Victoria. Since then, further groups have been established in the state, with participants wellbeing benefiting greatly as a result of their involvement. ...

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It’s the State Election in November – get involved!

 

Victoria State Election in November – get involved! As advocates for older people, COTA Victoria encourages and nurtures members to build relationships with standing MPs and the candidates. Members of parliament ... ...

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Get the most out of your smartphone or tablet

 

Do you feel slightly left behind by the ‘digital revolution’? Want to know how to use more of the features of your smartphone or tablet? Come to our free, five-week ... ...

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Walking for well-being

 

Do you ever have those days when things just get you down? We all do! My favoured way of dealing with such day is going for a walk. This walk ... ...

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Message from the CEO

 

Our State Election Platform, is now launched. Get involved! The State Election is on 24th November and COTA Victoria needs your help in the next two months to make ageing count ... ...

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