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  1. Retirees must weather market ups and downs

    Retirees must weather market ups and downs

    Retirees shouldn't worry about fluctuations in the stock market...

  2. Making the best of the worst of times

    21 Nov 2019 Making the best of the worst of times

    Vietnam vet recognised for his extensive community service...

  3. 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...

  4. Important changes to your Victorian Seniors Card off-peak travel vouchers

    20 Nov 2019 Important changes to your Victorian Seniors Card off-peak travel vouchers

    From 2020, free travel vouchers will no longer be automatically sent to Victorian Seniors Card holders...

  5. Have your say on retirement villages

    20 Nov 2019 Have your say on retirement villages

    Consumers Affairs Victoria have launched an Issues Paper outlining key issues relevant to the regulation of retirement villages...

  6. Have your say on the Victorian Volunteering Strategy

    19 Nov 2019 Have your say on the Victorian Volunteering Strategy

    The state Government has a 2018 Election commitment to develop and implement a Volunteer Strategy to support and enhance volunteerism in Victoria...

  7. Commissioner for Senior Victorians reappointed

    Commissioner for Senior Victorians reappointed

    Gerard Mansour is an outstanding advocate for the needs of older people, with over 30 years of leadership experience in the aged and community services sectors...

  8. Visitor scheme benefits go both ways

    13 Nov 2019 Visitor scheme benefits go both ways

    The Federal Government-funded Community Visitors Scheme was created to reduce the impact of isolation and loneliness on older Australians, but the volunteer visitors are finding the benefits go both...

  9. Youth benefit from life experience

    13 Nov 2019 Youth benefit from life experience

    When his mum first suggested he begin hanging out with an older person through the TRY Mentoring Program, Greg,* 16 was unimpressed...

  10. A healthy approach to preparing for retirement

    11 Nov 2019 A healthy approach to preparing for retirement

    People seeking advice on preparing for a comfortable retirement are often failing to maximise their biggest asset, according to finance expert Noel Whittaker...