News tagged with seniors issues

28th Apr

MEDIA RELEASE: Budget must address rental affordability not just ownership

 

Leading seniors advocacy body COTA Australia says the annual Anglicare Australia Rental Affordability Snapshot released today paints a bleak picture of rental affordability across Australia, highlighting the urgent need for action in the upcoming budget.

Older people are among those …

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7th Apr

Financial well being and housing Seminar – City of Belmont

 

Financial Wellbeing and Housing Flyer down load the flyer…

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17th Mar

The new WA for Minister for Seniors and Ageing, Mick Murray.

 

Further to the announcement today that Mick Murray has been appointed minister for Seniors and Ageing we would like to extend our congratulations and welcome him to the role. COTAWA looks forward to a positive and fruitful relationship with the …

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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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13th Feb

Recent Election Q&A Straw Poll Results.

 

Paul Miles, Lynn MacLaren and Margaret Quirk who spoke on the day. 

At our recent Election Q & A we asked people to pick the Party that best responded to the issues that are important to the older voter, based …

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