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Voluntary Assisted Dying

 

There has been a lot of community and media discussion on The Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2017 currently before Parliament. ...

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When Something is Wrong – Preventing Elder Abuse

 

Carers Victoria is the state-wide voice for family and friend carers, representing and providing support to carers across Victoria. Carers provide care and support to family members and friends who ... ...

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COTA Victoria urges informed discussion on Voluntary Assisted Dying

 

COTA Victoria urged informed discussion on the Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) legislation introduced into the Victorian Parliament today.  ...

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Helping Brimbank become an Age Friendly City

 

COTA Victoria has been working in consultation with Brimbank City Council to help update and further develop their Age Friendly City Plan. ...

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Bridging the Digital Divide

 

The national network will bring together partners across Australia who are supporting older Australians to improve their digital literacy. ...

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New Committee Members Required

 

Are you interested in improving the lives of older people in our community? ...

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Retirement villages under federal scrutiny

 

COTA Victoria supports the resulting investigation initiated by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and wants to see the issue on COAG’s agenda so that all states commit retirement housing reform.  ...

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OM:NI comes to Knox. Get involved now!

 

COTA Victoria’s Older Men:New Ideas (OM:NI) Men's Discussion Groups has successfully launched into the City of Knox with it’s first meeting. ...

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COTA Policy Forum

 

On the 10th June the COTA National Policy Forum discussed the issues relating to Affordable, Accessible and Appropriate Housing for Older Australians. ...

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New Retirement Housing Advice Service

 

Victoria’s first service dedicated to supporting people in Retirement Housing will be up and running from the 3rd of July 2017. ...

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