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Commonly asked questions about the Victorian Seniors Card
Explore news and information for older Victorians
Posts from the Commissioner for Senior Victorians
Browse videos from our information and get involved collection, and get in the groove with the 2020 Victorian Seniors Festival reimagined
Audio snippets including 'Seniors Updates' from the Commissioner for Senior Victorians
Search for discounts in your local area. Available to all card holders.
Use these contacts to find out what social support services are being offered by council to older residents in their area.
Keeping fit, healthy and active doesn’t mean hours on the treadmill, bending over backwards or dripping sweat on a stationary bike.
The Australian Centre for the Moving image have curated some wonderful movies for you to reminisce over
Australia's first people, Aboriginal people have lived here for over 50,000 years
Gerard Mansour is a highly respected and passionate advocate for the needs of older people and provides independent advice and advocacy to the Victorian Government on issues relevant to senior Victorians
Find social and online networks and events, advocacy, resources, and care and support in your area.
The ECCV spoke to inspiring seniors from our diverse communities and asked them to share their vaccination story.
Victoria is home to one of the most culturally diverse societies in the world. Read more about our diversity and organisations supporting multicultural seniors.
Learn at your own pace with free courses on everything from how to access the internet, make video calls or set up your device.
Learn more about elder abuse and where to seek help
Play sudoku, trivia, crosswords, code cracker or wordsearch. Games updated every day!
Learn more about scams, and how to avoid them.
Our How to Watch and Listen festival guide has been translated into six languages to assist our community enjoy the 2021 festival performances.
Help us celebrate those Victorians whose kindness and generosity make our state stronger and fairer.
Submit an event for the 2022 Victorian Seniors Festival event calendar.
Partners in Wellbeing is a free service that offers one-on-one support to help you improve your wellbeing, develop strategies to cope and provide emotional support when and as you need it.
AMCS has over 35 year's experience providing home help and other support services to seniors and their carers in Melbourne and Greater Geelong.
The Community Visitors Scheme is funded by the Australian government and plays a vital role in providing companionship for older people
The Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria a member driven peak body committed to empowering people from culturally diverse backgrounds.
The Northern Federation of Ethnic Senior Citizens Clubs is an association of more than 80 clubs
FriendLine is available for anyone who needs to reconnect or just wants a chat.
Life Activities Clubs support people to manage their life transitions through educational, social, physical and recreational activities. With hundreds of activities, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
Probus is about Friendship and Fun in retirement.
The Association of Senior Italian Citizens’ Clubs of Victoria includes over 90 senior citizens’ clubs for Italian-Australians operating throughout Victoria
TRY is a social purpose organisation delivering access to early learning, mentoring for the vulnerable and those at-risk, and training and employment opportunities for those wanting to try, but have not had the chance.
U3As provides low-cost learning to older people to encourage them to stay active and engaged, Australia wide.
The Victorian Multicultural Commision encourages Victorians from all backgrounds to connect and socialise, participate and have your say
Family is pivotal in these lives of senior Victorians living in aged care. From the ones they were born into, to the ones they created themselves.
Working life really defined these senior Victorians living in aged care, and what a wealth of working experiences they've enjoyed and toiled with.
An active community life or giving back to society has been a passion for these senior Victorians living in aged care.
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As you age, an active lifestyle becomes more important than ever for maintaining good health. Read more about staying healthy as you age.
Retirement can look entirely different from person to person. This section looks at ways of managing this important phase of life.
Seniors come from all walks of life and contribute to our community in myriad ways. Meet some seniors embracing new beginnings of life
Victoria is made up of many communities and those communities are made up of many people. Learn more about who and what may be in your neck of the woods.
When an email hits 88-year-old Sir Gustav Nossal’s inbox it may well be the World Health Organisation or Bill and Melinda Gates seeking his advice.
A $98.8 million Victorian Government-funded jobs program is assisting older employees to secure work, whilst educating employers about the benefits of a mature workforce.
Elizabeth Jensen has led a campaign that has seen Bayside Council ban single-use plastics in all its buildings.
Getting out in nature is a great way to ‘grow’ your health
Sharon, a Strengthening Seniors Inclusion and Participation initiative participant tells us about her experience with social isolation and joining clubs.
YouthNow’s “pass IT on” course teaching new tricks to seniors
Common scams and tips to avoid them – Consumer Affairs Victoria
A harmonious group of Melbourne seniors are proving you can grow groovier with age
How do you get a group of Dutch people of different backgrounds and ages to share their innermost feelings about sex, death and ageing?
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Page last reviewed: 04 Sep 2018
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