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Dementia Australia

Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Dementia Australia (formerly known as Alzheimer’s Australia) is the peak, non-profit organisation for people with dementia and their families and carers. Dementia Australia represent more than 459,000 Australians living with dementia and the estimated 1.6 million Australians involved in their care. Dementia Australia works with people impacted by dementia, all governments, and other key stakeholders […]

Calvary

Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Calvary has provided health care to the most vulnerable Australians, including those reaching the end of their life, since the arrival in Australia of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary in 1885. Calvary are a not-for-profit organisation operating across six states and territories in Australia with 15 public and private hospitals, 17 retirement […]

Holdsworth Community

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Holdsworth Community supports children and adults living with intellectual disabilities; families with young children; older people who may be frail, ill, lacking mobility, experiencing social isolation or living with dementia; and their families and care givers throughout Sydney and its Eastern Suburbs. Our purpose is to build a community where all people have the support and […]

Guntawang Aboriginal Resources Inc

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Guntawang Aboriginal Resources Incorporate (GARI) was established in August 2013 by a group of Aboriginal women in the Fairfield Local Government Area of Sydney NSW. Guntawang is co-ordinated by the Aboriginal women of the community though consultation, negotiation and passion. The GARI Board and participants volunteer their time and resources by providing transport to the […]

Health Consumers NSW

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Health Consumers NSW is a not-for-profit organisation. Health Consumers NSW listen to patients, carers, their families and everybody who has an interest in making health services work for the people they serve. They have a network of individual health consumer advocates who represent you – the everyday person – in health service delivery and policy […]

COTA Northern Territory

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

COTA NT (also known as Council on the Ageing NT) has been working towards a just, inclusive, age-friendly and equitable society for all senior Northern Territorians since 1969. Our mission is to empower older people, those who work with them, government and the community into achieving well-being and social justice for older people. We are passionate about […]

COTA Queensland

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Council on the Ageing (COTA) Queensland is a state-wide not for profit organisation advancing the rights, interests and futures of people as we age. For over 60 years COTA Queensland has worked with older people to influence decision making and create positive social change. They promote older people’s rights and advocate to Government on issues […]

3Bridges

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

3Bridges is a not for profit that provides services and advocacy from birth to death, and everything in between. Servicing Sydney and the surrounds, our social impact focus is on Wellness and Connection, Re-framing Ageing, Re-imagining Volunteering and Re-thinking Brain and Mental Health, doing so with co-design and collaboration. We offer many programs and support […]

Meaningful Ageing

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Meaningful Ageing Australia is the Australian national peak body for spiritual care and ageing. Spirituality is integral to, but not confined by, religion and faith. It is about what gives us a purpose to our lives. It is about our sources of meaning and hope, which in turn is intimately related to our connectedness to […]

South Eastern Community Connect

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

South Eastern Community Connect (SECC) is a non-profit community organisation with 41 years’ experience providing a range of services, programs, information and advocacy to people with disability, children, older people and the wider community in the Bayside (Botany), City of Sydney, Randwick, Waverley and Woollahra communities. As a successful, community based organisation, SECC offers an […]

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