Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

June 2021

Art Therapy Painting Workshop For Seniors

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Barry Road Community Activity Centre, 36 Barry Road
Thomastown, Victoria 3074 Australia
+ Google Map
Free

City of Whittlesea is holding an art therapy painting workshop for seniors. In this workshop you will enjoy creating art in a friendly, safe and social environment, as we acknowledge World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Creating art is an effective way to stimulate creative thinking and practice mindfulness. Art has many benefits including improving self-worth and overall wellbeing. The event welcomes people aged 55 and above and booking is essential. Tuesday 15th June 2021 from 10.00am - 11.30am Barry Road…

Find out more »

Seminars in Ageing

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Zoom event. Regular Tuesday seminars brought to you by: National Ageing Research Institute (NARI), Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH), and the Academic Unit for the Psychiatry of Old Age (AUPOA), University of Melbourne. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Presenters: A/Prof Bianca Brijnath, Dr Josefine Antoniades, Peter Feldman, and Dr Kate O'Halloran Abstract: To mark, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on the 15th of June, NARI is hosting a webinar to showcase some our research and resources specifically focused on elder abuse. We…

Find out more »

Stir A Cuppa For Seniors – Online Purple Tea

June 15 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

You’re invited to join us online at our 2021 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day event ‘Stir A Cuppa For Seniors’ - Online Purple Tea Tuesday 15th June from 1.30pm to 3.30pm on Zoom. You can also watch the livestream on COTA Victoria's Facebook. Wear something purple and join us on Zoom for a Conversation on Ageing facilitated by Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians and Ambassador for Elder Abuse Prevention with a small discussion panel of seniors and a young…

Find out more »

Collingwood Town Hall – World Elder Abuse Awareness Day – Session 2

June 15 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Collingwood Town Hall, 140 Hoddle Street
Collingwood, Victoria 3066 Australia
+ Google Map
Free
Find out more »

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Collingwood Town Hall, 140 Hoddle Street
Collingwood, Victoria 3066 Australia
+ Google Map
Free

A strong, supportive and understanding community promotes a safe and welcoming life for all. Come along to show your support and hear from local support organisations including: • Justice Connect • Collingwood police • Elder Rights Advocacy Plus, a Q&A session with all speakers. Learn about what elder abuse is, what we can do to respond and prevent it, and how we can advocate for the rights of older people. And have some fun: Group activities including exercise with coHealth…

Find out more »

BlueCross Riverlea’s Special Afternoon Tea – Stir A Cuppa For Seniors

June 15 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
BlueCross Riverlea, 57 Intervale Drive
Avondale Heights, Victoria 3034 Australia
Gold coin donation

BlueCross Riverlea Aged Care Facility will be offering a special afternoon tea on June 15th for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day with purple cupcakes and other afternoon tea treats. Residents will wear purple and will be making purple ribbons to wear on the day and for staff as well. When: Wednesday the 15th of June at 2.30 pm in the Main Dining Room. Cost: We will ask for a coin donation. Who can attend: At present this event is just…

Find out more »

Join us for Walks Against Elder Abuse and other WEAAD activities on Tuesday 15 June.

June 15 @ 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tasmania Tasmania
Free

HOBART WALK WHEN: Gather at 9.45am for a 10am start, Tuesday 15 June. WHERE: Collins St end of Elizabeth Street Mall. REFRESHMENTS: Will be provided following the walk at Mathers House.   LAUNCESTON WALK WHEN: Gather at 9.45am for a 10am start, Tuesday 15 June. WHERE: St John St end of Civic Square. REFRESHMENTS: Will be provided following the walk at Town Hall.   BURNIE WALK WHEN: Gather at 9.45am for a 10am start, Tuesday 15 June. WHERE: Wilmot St…

Find out more »

Health and Wellbeing Seminar

June 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Jindi Family and Community Centre, 48 Breadalbane Avenue
Mernda, Victoria 3754 Australia
+ Google Map
Free

June is Elder Abuse Awareness month and the City of Whittlesea’s Positive Ageing team has engaged Seniors Rights Victoria to deliver a seminar on elder abuse prevention. Anyone is welcome to join. This is a free seminar followed by an optional guided meditation and morning tea. Wednesday the 16th June at 10.30am - 12.00pm Jindi Family and Community Centre 48 Breadalbane Avenue, Mernda For bookings please click on this link: - www.trybooking.com/BQUBN

Find out more »

Elder-abuse Awareness FREE Presentation

June 22 @ 10:45 am - 1:30 pm
Broadford Hall, 18 Murchison Street
Broadford, Victoria 3754 Australia
+ Google Map
Free

Mitchell Shire Council in conjunction with Seniors Rights Victoria are pleased to deliver a FREE presentation to assist community organisations, volunteers, community members and industry professionals to be aware of, and take action against elder-abuse. Your are invited to come along to our free information session and enjoy entertaining stories and information. This Elder Abuse Awareness session will cover information on elder abuse, rights of older persons, risks, prevention and the assistance and support available to you through Seniors Right…

Find out more »

The Law and Planning Ahead for Seniors – East Gippsland

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Paynesville Service Centre, 55 The Esplanade
Paynesville, Victoria 3880 Australia
+ Google Map
Free

Life presents many different circumstances. As people age it’s important to ensure that they have planned to cover future circumstances. The Planning Ahead session presents information in a simple and interactive way on Enduring Powers of Attorney, Medical Decision Maker Appointment and Care Directives. Proudly brought to you by East Gippsland Shire Council & Seniors Rights Victoria. Paynesville Service Centre Wednesday 30 June 10.00 am – 12.00 pm Bairnsdale Library Wednesday 30 June 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm Bookings are…

Find out more »
+ Export Events