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Free Parks passes for Seniors Card holders.

 

From now until 1 July 2019, all Seniors Card holders are able to access Tasmania’s national parks completely free! To get your free Seniors park pass, visit a national park ... ...

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Older Person’s Legal Service

 

The Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania has a great new web page for older people seeking legal advice. Any person aged 65 or over can access the Older People’s Legal ... ...

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Digital Tutor Volunteer

 

Are you interested in teaching older Tasmanians how to get online? COTA has teamed up with Volunteering Tasmania to link Digital Tutor volunteers to local Tasmanian organisations that are part of ... ...

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Age-Friendly Business Toolkit

 

COTA has developed new resources for businesses to use to become ‘age-friendly’, which really just means providing friendly and respectful customer service. By actively aiming to better serve older customers, ... ...

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Aged Care Know How -Updated Forms

 

Currency is important to us so we have updated three of the Aged Care Know How Forms to reflect the latest changes. The three forms updated are: ACKH_Home-Care-Packages-_Costs-and-charges_RevMay18.pdf ACKH_Do-you-need-some-help-at-home-to-continue-living-independently_RevMay18.pdf ACKH_Home-Care-Packages-_Choosing-a-service-provider_RevMay18.pdf ... ...

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Aged Care Know-how

 

Get the inside word.  Most people want to age at home and live independently.  Learn the top tips on how to easily get subsidised aged care at home. . Got ... ...

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New Peer Education Module

COTA Tasmania is thrilled to announce another Peer Education Module to deliver to Tasmania’s older citizens. The New Module is called ‘Protecting Your Finances’ and has been designed to provide ... ...

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#RethinkAgeing Campaign

 

  Launched by Tasmanian Governor Kate Warner on the eve of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2016, the cotinuing #RethinkAgeing program is a suite of projects aimed at tackling ageism ... ...

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#RethinkAgeing – Love Stories Project

 

The Love Stories project involves younger people describing an older person they love by writing on a postcard, while the My Ageing project is a set of three postcards that ask adults to ... ...

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Seniors Week – Coming soon to your area

 

Planning for Seniors Week 2016 is underway….. There are many ways to get involved with Seniors Week whether you are an individual, an organisation, a business or a social club. ... ...

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