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  1. 27% of seniors inactive, VicHealth report

    27 Nov 2018 27% of seniors inactive, VicHealth report

    Also, men more ‘physically active’ than women and one in four seniors do less than 30 minutes of physical activity a week...

  2. 2018 Victorian Seniors Festival – wrap up

    22 Nov 2018

    Throughout October 150,000 senior Victorians participated in events as part of the 2018 Victorian Seniors Festival. Now in its 36th year, the Seniors Festival is funded by the Department of Health and...

  3. Lyndoch flight of fancy

    21 Nov 2018

    Jimmi Buscombe at Lyndoch Living with a finished mural. Local artist and social media sensation Jimmi Buscombe is brightening the hallways of Warrnambool aged-care provider Lyndoch Living. Mr Buscombe...

  4. You never know where volunteering will take you

    Volunteering in your community is a great way to meet people, share your skills, gain new experiences and make a real difference in peoples’ lives...

  5. Woman loses $46,000 in online scam

    09 Nov 2018 Woman loses $46,000 in online scam

    Police urge seniors to be wary of overseas scammers. Plus, what to look for, tips to protect yourself and where to get help...

  6. Scam artist claiming to be from a Charity

    09 Nov 2018

    Be aware – scammers are increasingly using fake charities or impersonating real charities...

  7. Victoria in Bloom garden competition 2018

    02 Nov 2018 Victoria in Bloom garden competition 2018

    Victoria in Bloom garden competition recognises and rewards the great work of gardening enthusiasts living in public or community housing...

  8. How to protect yourself against the heat

    How to protect yourself against the heat

    As temperatures rise, so do health alerts – particularly for seniors. If you are over 65, you are at greater risk of serious heat-related illnesses, some of which can be fatal. We tell you the risk...

  9. Travelling safely on public transport – tips for seniors

    Travelling safely on public transport – tips for seniors

      Did you know that 69 per cent of passenger falls on Melbourne’s tram network involve people aged over 60? Here are a few tips for seniors on how to travel safely on Melbourne’s...

  10. Get $50 for comparing your energy costs

    Get $50 for comparing your energy costs

    The Victorian government is offering Victorian households a $50 Power Saving Bonus for comparing their energy costs between 1 July and 31 December 2018...