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Register your event for Seniors Week 2018

We are thrilled to advise that the theme for Seniors Week 2018 is: Food Glorious Food. COTA Tasmania invites your organisation to be part of this year’s annual Seniors Week ... ...

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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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Abuse of older people: A community response

 

This year’s 5th National Elder Abuse Conference in Sydney attracted 560 people from around Australia. Immediately afterwards, 70 representatives across multiple sectors actively participated in the development of a report ... ...

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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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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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Extra home care packages welcomed

Extra home care packages and other welcome aged care measures in the 2018 Federal Budget will provide relief for older Australians. COTA Australia has welcomed 20,000 new high-level home care ... ...

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Federal Budget recognises role of older Australians

The 2018 Budget includes important measures to fight ageism in the workforce, tap into the experience of older Australians and provide financial flexibility in retirement, says Australia’s leading seniors’ advocacy ... ...

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Seniors Week 15-21 October 2018

 

We are thrilled to advise that the theme for Seniors Week 2018 is: Food Glorious Food. COTA Tasmania invites your organisation to be part of this year’s annual Seniors Week program ... ...

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Free confidential elder law advice, 7 June 2018

 

Are you an older Tasmanian who needs legal advice? Or are you worried about an older person you know? The next Legal Aid and COTA Tasmania Elder Law Clinic will ... ...

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Catch up with COTA, Launceston, Friday 4 May 2018

If you are living in Northern Tasmania, please come along and meet representatives of COTA Tasmania between 10am and 12 noon on Friday 4 May at Maggies Cafe, 36 Paterson ... ...

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