News tagged with Age friendly Communities

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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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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Help inform Brimbank’s Age Friendly City Plan

 

Brimbank City Council wants to hear from you to inform the draft Age Friendly City Plan 2017-2021 ...

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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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COTA Australia Media Release Dementia

Leading seniors’ advocacy organisation COTA Australia has welcomed Aged Care Minister Sussan Ley’s announcement today of dedicated funds for specialist dementia care units and dementia friendly communities. COTA Australia Chief ... ...

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Age Friendly Public Seminar 28 June 2016

Interested in how our cities and communities can become more age friendly? You are warmly invited to this public seminar to share your experiences and to hear from international experts. Professor Chris ... ...

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Age-Friendly Victoria Award 2016

  The new Age-Friendly Victoria Award The Age-Friendly Victoria Award is open to any organisation or business working with an age-friendly approach. The award recognises excellence and innovation in creating ... ...

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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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Not to Late: Age Friendly Communities Bendigo

Not too late to influence the age friendliness of your community if you live in Bendigo Drop in at a listening post Drop by at your convenience to see the ... ...

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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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