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Mindful of Your Medications Free Launceston Information Session

 

Free Seniors Week Event When: Tuesday 16th October 10am to Noon Where:  Launceston Community Health Centre, Joan Marshall Wing, McHugh Street, Kings Meadows Come along and hear from a local ... ...

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Royal Commission must review penalties for abuse in aged care

 

COTA Australia media release 25 September 2018 The Aged Care Royal Commission must investigate an appropriate range of penalties for neglect, excessive restraint and abuse in residential aged care and ... ...

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Aged Care Royal Commission welcomed but must not delay action on reforms already in train

 

Peak older persons advocate, COTA Australia, today welcomed the Royal Commission into aged care for the spotlight it will throw on the challenges facing aged care over the next two ... ...

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Landmark protections for older Australians

 

COTA Australia has welcomed announcements by the Federal Government to strengthen protections for 1.1 million older Australians receiving aged care services. The Government has announced the introduction of legislation to ... ...

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Dementia Symposium and Public Lecture

 

The 3rd Tasmanian Dementia Symposium and Public Lecture will be held on World Alzheimer’s Day, Friday 21 September 2018, at the University of Tasmania’s Medical Science Precinct in Hobart. The ... ...

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Ellen Fanning Talks to Experts about Elder Abuse

 

Age Discrimination Commissioner Dr Kay Patterson, former High Court judge Justice Michael Kirby, and CEO of the Australian Banking Association Anna Bligh are just three of the many experts who talked ... ...

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COTA welcomes appointment of key ministers for older Australians

COTA AUSTRALIA MEDIA RELEASE 27 AUGUST 2018 COTA Australia has welcomed the reappointment of Greg Hunt as Minister for Health and the reappointment of Ken Wyatt AM as Minister for ... ...

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AAG Elder Abuse Seminar

 

Elder Abuse Seminar: Tasmanian Insights on Raising Awareness and Prevention You are invited to a seminar for all interested in elder abuse issues or involved with the care of older ... ...

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Catch up with COTA, Launceston, Friday 7 September 2018

 

If you are living in Northern Tasmania, please come along and meet representatives of COTA Tasmania between 10am and 12 noon on Friday 7 September at Maggies Cafe, 36 Paterson ... ...

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Free confidential elder law advice, 5 September 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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