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Give the gift of time
There is no better time of year than the holidays to make a difference. Discover the benefits of volunteering and how to find the right opportunity for you.
2013–14 Business Discount Directory now available
The 2013–14 Business Discount Directory for Seniors and Carers is out now. Pick up a copy from your local library, government office or seniors or carers organisation. Search online to find your nearest directory pick-up point.
Council rates subsidy—apply now
Eligible pensioners can receive a subsidy of 20 per cent (up to a maximum amount of $200 each year) of the gross rates and charges levied by local councils.
Elder abuse - anyone can make the call
Elder abuse can be emotional, financial and physical abuse and neglect. If you suspect someone you know is experiencing elder abuse, make the call to the Elder Abuse Helpline for confidential advice.
Reduce your risk of falling
Information and tips to help reduce your risk of falling.
Apply for a Seniors Card. Find out how to use your card to get discounts, government concessions and access to goods and services.
Becoming a grandparent
Tips for grandparents, including how you can support your children if they are new parents, strong relationship building and parenting information.
Guide to retiring
Learn about retirement by planning for your future lifestyle, not just your finances. The guide provides checklists and information to help you make informed decisions.
31 Dec — 1 Jan
31 Dec — 1 Jan