News tagged with COTA

Vale Delys Sargeant

We were sad to hear of the passing of our Life Member Delys Sargeant in late September. ...

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The Age Pension – are you up to date?October 10 -

null You’ve been receiving your aged pension but are you up to date on the latest rules and benefits? Presented by a Centrelink Financial Information Service officer.   ...

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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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Call for action on Retirement Housing Report

 

CALL FOR ACTION ON RETIREMENT HOUSING REPORT: Tuesday 7th March 1.15pm, steps of Parliament House If you live in a retirement village, residential park or independent living unit and want ... ...

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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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International Day of Older Persons BreakfastOctober 6 -

 

Hear from our panel of older Australians who have made their mark before and after 65 years of age and join the conversation about the value older workers bring to our workplaces. ...

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Let’s Talk About Sex ConferenceSeptember 8 -

The inaugural Let’s Talk About Sex Conference aims to challenge many of the assumptions, taboos and stereotypes when it comes to older people and sexual intimacy. The failure to acknowledge ... ...

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Complaints Against Energy and Water Companies

COTA Victoria’s Policy Council is interested to find out how disputes/complaints from older people are handled by energy and water companies or authorities. In particular, we would like to know ... ...

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Epilepsy National Research Survey

Tacking Epilepsy in Older Adults COTA Victoria is calling for your participation in a National Epilepsy Research Survey.   International research shows that people 65 years and older are becoming ... ...

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