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Visit this page if you have a query regarding the Victorian Seniors Card program.
Apply for a Seniors Card or the NEW Seniors Business Discount Card, cancel a card, update your details or subscribe to e-News
Search for discounts in your local area. Available to all card holders.
Make use of discounts when in New Zealand, and e-Gift Card offers. Seniors Card holders can access free and concession public transport
Join the Seniors Card program and watch your business grow
Commonly asked questions about the Victorian Seniors Card
Explore news and information for older Victorians
Thoughts and information from members of the Victorian community
Browse videos on technology, public transport and other topics relevant to Victorian seniors
Audio snippets including 'Seniors Updates' from the Commissioner for Senior Victorians
Information about the Commissioner for Senior Victorians and his report on social isolation and loneliness among senior Victorians
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.
Services available to older Victorians such as help at home, residential care, health & support services
Information and advice on living a healthy life direct from the Better Health Channel
Plan well for retirement with these helpful suggestions
Find out how to save money when shopping, travelling and in the home
Frequently asked questions about services that are available to senior Victorians, and where to find information about these services
Congratulations to this year's Victorian Senior of the Year Awards!
Meet the people behind the faces of this years Seniors Festival.
Learn a little of the festival's history and browse photos of last year's festival.
Thank you to our values sponsors and partners for their support for the 2018 Victorian Seniors Festival.
U3As provides low-cost learning to older people to encourage them to stay active and engaged, Australia wide.
Neighbourhood Houses provide a place for people together to come together to learn in and contribute to their local community.
Men’s Sheds are a place for men to go for a chat, to meet with other men, put their skills to use and support each other.
Public libraries are more than stacks of books. They are fantastic social and cultural activity hubs that play an important role in our communities.
Lions Club are a group of people who are dedicated to making our communities a better place to live, work and grow.
Rotary is an organisation creating opportunities for people to use their vocational skills in assisting their communities the world over.
Volunteering is a great way for people to get involved in the community and make a positive contribution
Get extra value and assistance with discount energy plans and technology training for seniors. Available to all card holders.
Additional resources and contacts, information, links, external websites for older Victorians
Grants and examples of programs and projects
As you age, an active lifestyle becomes more important than ever for maintaining good health. Read more about staying healthy as you age.
Seniors come from all walks of life and contribute to our community in myriad ways. Meet some embracing new beginnings or life phase.
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.
One of the benefits of being a senior is you have more time to pursue your interests. Here are some activities you may not have considered or others you'd like to know more about.
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In 2018, for the 36th Victorian Seniors Festival, we created a new brand to attract more participation and positively reflect the diversity of the Victorian community.
Meet the people behind the faces of the 2018 Victorian Seniors Festival.
Jeanette Lane is an incredibly active and energetic advocate for older people living on the Mornington Peninsula.
Talgium Edwards is a proud Taungurung man, an Elder in his community, and member of the Stolen Generation.
Anna Wang has turned a short project for her university course has turned into a decade-long passion that transports seniors from Melbourne’s Chinese community to a piece of their homeland for a few hours every week.
Alan Wren has had a lifelong association with the aviation industry, starting out in the Royal Australian Air Force in 1954. It's his work in the community, however, that really gives Alan wings.
Recognised for her volunteer work with Special Olympics Victoria, Moira says she gets more from volunteering than she gives.
Roger Boness is a stalwart of the community in Mt Evelyn, improving the wellbeing of older and retired RSL members, including being a first-responder in times of need.
June’s work with the Whittlesea council Seniors Link Up program helps isolated older people in the community to find local programs, groups, activities and events they might enjoy.
Ralph Boyne is a passionate ex-serviceman who is heavily involved with community work at the Templestowe Football Club and in particular at the Shrine of Remembrance.
Barbara Atkinson one of the dedicated volunteers on The Happy Club's committee. An avid organiser of concerts and group outings to musicals, she also really enjoys the Victorian Seniors Festival.
Darrell Murphy is a fit and trim retired farmer who appears much younger than his 85 years.
Prefer to download the pdf program? Find it here!
Page last reviewed: 20 Aug 2018
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