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Hats off to Gwen Smith and our incredible seniors who were recognised as part of the 2016 Victorian Senior of the Year Awards
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Free public transport available for Victorian Seniors Card holders from 2 - 9 October 2016.
Ten library services are now providing technology training
in Languages Other than English (LOTE) as part of the Seniors Card Age Friendly Partners Program
The Commissioner for Senior Victorian's report has identified a significant issue for our ageing population.
In our society, partners, families and friends provide an enormous amount of support for older people. Most of the time, this support is focused on the expressed wishes and needs of the older person and I want to record my appreciation for the great amount of love and care provided by partners, families and friends - in many cases on a daily basis. However the release of the report of the Royal Commission into Family Violence is a timely reminder that there are older people in Victoria who sadly are at risk of, or experiencing, elder abuse.
27-30 October, State Library Victoria. Unspoken is a provocative and comedic event looking at the lighter side of ageing, declining capacity and how to stay in charge of your future.
To keep moving and involved, you don’t need to join a gym or take up jogging. Victoria boasts a temperate climate, some stunning scenery and hundreds of opportunities.
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