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10th Mar

WA State Election. Election commitments for seniors.

 

Following the state election Q&A, COTA WA asked each political party to outline their election commitments for seniors in an ageing population.  The questions posted were in brief:

The Need for

  1. A voice for older people
  2. Inclusive and age friendly
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19th Nov

Stockland Proudly Sponsoring Active Ageing

 

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Shiela and Mary with their Living Longer Living Stronger Instructor, Jodie Moore, at Aqua Jetty Rockingham.

Shiela and Mary with their Living Longer Living Stronger Instructor, Jodie Moore, at Aqua Jetty Rockingham.

Stockland Retirement Living are now Bronze Sponsors of the Council on the Ageing (WA)’s Active Ageing programs –designed to increase the independence and wellbeing …

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13th Nov

Seniors’ Week round-up

 

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We had a massive week for Seniors’ Week 2015 – with CEO Ken Marston publishing a great piece in the West Australian about the importance of our attitudes and Seniors in the community.  Feel free to read it here.…

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10th Nov

Seniors Rights in the Spotlight

 

The United Nations’ Universal Periodic Review focusing on Australia’s human rights record overnight put forward a number of recommendations around Australia’s treatment of older people including providing better access to the workforce and strengthening anti-discrimination measures. Details here: http://www.cota.org.au/australia/News/NewsList/2015/rights-of-older-people-under-microscope-at-the-un.aspx

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26th Oct

Consumer Engagement Workshop 12 Nov

 

COTA Australia invites you to a Consumer Engagement Workshop. We want to hear about your experiences with any aged care services you have received such as Home Care Packages, Commonwealth Home Support Packages, Residential Aged Care Home or Respite care. …

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