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26th Jun

Seniors Week Community Grants are now open

 

Grants are available as a contribution towards the cost of hosting events during Seniors Week, Sunday 29 October to Sunday 5 November. Standard grants are up to $1000 (plus GST if applicable).

To be eligible for funding your event …

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25th Jun

Seniors Week 2017

 

WA Seniors Week will run from Sunday 29 October to Sunday 5 November.

Seniors Week 2017 is a special time of celebration for Western Australian seniors with events and activities held across Western Australia to acknowledge seniors and show our …

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20th Jun

Invitation for consumers and carers to participate in Wellness and Reablement National Review

 

This survey will close on Monday 26 June 2017

The Nous Group, on behalf of the Department of Health, has extended the date for clients and carers using Government home care programs to have their say in an important national …

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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 …

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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 …

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