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Register your event for Seniors Week 2018

Event registrations for Seniors Week 2018 are now closed. ...

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Aged Care Royal Commission

 

Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety What is the role of the Royal Commission? The Royal Commission will examine all aged care services and the interface between health, ... ...

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Meet & Greet Launceston

 

COTA Tasmania (Council on the Ageing) Meet & Greets are an opportunity for people to come together to hear about a variety of topics of interest to older Tasmanians. Sessions ... ...

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Free Legal Advice for Older Tasmanians

 

Are you an older Tasmanian who needs legal advice? Or are you worried about an older person you know? Legal Aid offers free, private and confidential legal advice, representation or ... ...

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National Plan to Respond to the Abuse of Older Australians Released

 

Australia’s first National Plan to Respond to the Abuse of Older Australians was released by the Commonwealth Attorney-General, Christian Porter, on Tuesday 19 March. Developed in conjunction with state and ... ...

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Aged Care Royal Commission – Free Launceston & Hobart Forums

 

COTA Tasmania is hosting free public forums in Launceston and Hobart that will provide information about how Royal Commissions function, this Royal Commission’s terms of reference, what to expect if ... ...

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The Pain Revolution Rural Outreach Tour

 

The Pain Revolution Rural Outreach Tour is coming to Tasmania in March 2019.  This is a unique and free opportunity for Tasmanians to access information directly from Australia’s leading pain ... ...

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Free IT help for older Tasmanians

 

Do you need help with using your mobile phone or other digital device?  COTA Tasmania is offering INDIVIDUAL technical assistance to people over 50 to help you get more value ... ...

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Free IT Help for older Tasmanians

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Calling participants for “Ageing My Way”

 

Have you ever wondered if your adult children know what is important to you as you age? COTA Tasmania is calling for participants in an innovative new photographic project called ... ...

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News on pension work bonuses and superannuation

 

COTA Australia has welcomed an increase of $50 a fortnight in the amount of money pensioners can earn without affecting the age pension income test, as well as changes to ... ...

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