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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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You’re Worth It – a peer education program

 

You’re Worth It – a peer education program You’re Worth It – a peer education program is an education program for older australians to educate them on financial elder abuse. ... ...

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Controlling my own life: making the most of CDC

 

The introduction of Aged Care Reform has resulted in significant changes to how aged care services are delivered. One of these services is a Home Care Package – a coordinated ... ...

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Happy National Volunteer Week!

 

National Volunteer Week 2014 is a great opportunity give some thought to all those fantastic people who spend time volunteering out in the community. Their efforts can go un-noticed by ... ...

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Fire safety in the home: Peer Education sessions are back

 

Seniors are over-represented in home fire incidents so COTA is pleased to announce that we’ve received funding to continue our popular Peer Education sessions about fire safety in the home, ... ...

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Award-winning financial elder abuse education program continues

 

COTA Tas is going full steam ahead on planning up to 42 sessions of its award-winning You’re Worth It peer education program, which addresses financial elder abuse. Last year this ... ...

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