News feed: Action

Walk Against Elder Abuse

 

15 June Hobart and Launceston WEAAD stands for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, which is recognised internationally on 15 June each year. COTA Tasmania invites you to join us on ... ...

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COTA welcomes support for older Tasmanians

COTA Tasmania welcomes the support for older Tasmanians in the Liberal Party’s seniors policy released today. “Older Tasmanians make an enormous contribution to our community and COTA Tasmania calls on ... ...

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Tasmania’s Active Ageing Plan

The Tasmanian Government launched ‘Strong , liveable communities: Tasmania’s Active Ageing Plan 2017-2022’ in May 2017, identifying 19 priority initiatives across health, lifelong learning, participation and security. Find out more ... ...

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Seniors Special Energy Bonus

Seniors to receive Special Energy Bonus Aged pensioners and Commonwealth Seniors Health Card holders will receive a one-off bonus payment of $125 per household in coming months to help cover ... ...

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Choice and Control in Aged Care: Have your say

Increasing Choice and Control in Aged Care COTA Australia Nationwide Survey & Hobart Event   As part of COTA Australia’s Increasing Self-management in Home Care Project, we would like to ... ...

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Kinship Care in Tasmania – A Survey to Identify the Greatest Needs

 

  KinCarers Tasmania envisage all children and young people in Tasmania being raised in safe and happy homes. KinCarers Tasmania also envisages that all children in out-of-home care are raised ... ...

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COTA Tasmania’s Active Ageing Community Consultations

 

Have your Say in COTA Tasmania’s Active Ageing Community Consultation There are various ways to be involved, contact us for more information: complete the Active Ageing survey – available online or in hard copy ... ...

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Healthy Tasmania Submission

 

COTA Tasmania appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Healthy Tasmania Five Year Strategic Plan – Community Consultation Draft. Older Tasmanians are significant users of the health system and a large ... ...

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COTA Tas – Submission to the Willing to Work Inquiry

Overt and hidden ageism in the workplace has been of concern to COTA Tasmania for some time and we applaud the Human Rights Commission and the Office of the Age ... ...

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Budget 2015

 

Budget 2015 MEDIA RELEASE 12 May 2015 Aged care excitement but otherwise not much for older Australians Budget 2015 overall analysis Next big step in an aged care revolution   ... ...

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