Aspirational Seniors

seniorsSeniors across Hobsons Bay are invited to celebrate this year's Victorian Seniors Festival. Be inspired and informed with our aspirational series.

 

An evening with Gerard Mansour

Join Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians, as he talks about the importance of community participation and the value of volunteering in for enjoying a happy, healthy, productive life after retirement.

Thursday 10 October
6.15pm to 7.30pm
Newport Community Hub
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Sensational seniors

Super Ageing: living longer, healthier and happier.

Life coach, Maggie Flanagan is back, with an interactive workshop for seniors, focusing on how to live a healthier, happier and longer life.

Tuesday 15 October
6pm to 8pm
Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre
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Dementia explained

Dementia is the second leading cause of death in Australia, affecting mostly females, with an estimated 250 people diagnosed daily. In this information session presented by Dementia Australia, you will learn about the main causes, signs and symptoms of dementia.

Friday 25 October
10m to 11am
Newport Community Hub
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Keeping an eye on your vision

As we mature our vision changes. In this information session presented by a Vision Australia orthoptist, you will learn about common eye conditions, key indicators of vision loss and the impact that vision loss may have on your daily activities.

Wednesday 6 November
6.30pm to 7.30pm
Altona Library
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Home at last

Home at Last, a Victorian government-funded project which offers advice, support and advocacy to older people who are homeless, at risk of homelessness or are wanting to plan a secure housing future presents options and insights into the topic.

Wednesday 13 November
6.30pm to 7.30pm
Altona Library
Bookings

 

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