News feed: Aging Population

16th Nov

WA Seniors Awards 2017


The 2017 WA Seniors Awards were held at the Rothschild Room Perth Zoo on Sunday 22nd October.

Congratulations to all finalists and our winners of the Juniper Lifetime Achievement Awards:

Juniper Lifetime Achievement Award (Metropolitan) – Phil Paddon


18th May

Budget Aged Care Measures Welcome – Except One


COTA Australia welcomed several additional commitments to the continuing aged care reform process in tonight’s Federal Budget but expressed concern about delays in moving on key reforms.

Minister Greg Hunt has announced that the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) that …

11th May

Budget 2017 Delivers Some Good News For Older Australians

Budget 2017: government delivers some good news for older Australians but misses some key challenges of an ageing Australia

The 2017 Federal Budget has some good measures for older Australians in the areas of health, housing and mature age employment …