News feed: Action

21st Oct

Beware Tax Scams


Seniors are being intimidated by bogus calls and emails purporting to be from the Australian Tax Office. Beware – these people are trying to steal your money! For full details, go to this website.


1st Oct

The future of caravan parks and camping grounds


The Department of Local Government and Communities is collecting feedback about camping and caravanning laws.  A second consultation paper on the proposed changes is available for comment.

The proposed changes to the legislation include:

  • enabling park operators to obtain longer
21st Sep

Caring at a distance


A Long Way from Home is COTA WA’s new publication that will help people who are caring for a relative at a distance. You can view it here: A Long Way from Home

17th Sep

Older and Better


Research suggests that ageing isn’t so bad after all!

Details here:

19th Aug

Participants needed for Dementia Research Project

  • Are you currently caring for a family member with dementia or have you in the past?
  • Are you female, aged between 45 and 75 currently living in the Perth?

Rebecca Perera is¬†researching the psychological challenges associated in caring for …