Age Care

Navigating the My Aged Care System Information session at Outlook Community Centre, Pakenham
Session Two: Wednesday 23 March, 9.30am – 12.30pm. Cost FREE
Join us for a presentation that reflects on how to get support in your home, assessment and services available. This will be followed by an opportunity for individual support to discuss needs and what will work for you. This is a free, confidential service that gives you independent information about home services and how to access them.
Contact Outlook Community Centre to book on outlookaust.org.au or call 5940 4728.
The Aged Care Navigator Trial is delivered in partnership with COTA Vic and Outlook Community Centre as part of a consortium led by COTA Australia and funded by the Australian Government. For more information go to www.AgedCareNavigators.org.au

Ageing Well in Retirement. Tuesday 22 March
Learn how to get the most from your retirement at this free, fun and informative workshops at Outlook Community Centre (24 Toomuc Valley Rd) in Pakenham.
Get ‘retirement ready’ Tuesday 22 March 6–8pm
This session is packed with fresh ideas and helpful information to prepare you for this significant change in your life. You can become your own retirement expert! Information will also be provided by Financial Information Service, Services Australia
Workshops presented by Estelle Kelly, member – International Coach Federation with 20 years’ experience in the education and welfare sectors
Enquiries/bookings: 5941 1535

Advanced Care Planning. Tuesday 22 March
OPAN (Older Persona Advocacy Network) is delivering a free online event on 22 March (11:30am-12:30pm) about the benefits of advance care planning and how it keeps you in control of your health care as you age. In partnership with Advance Care Planning Australia. They will also cover:
·        The benefits of advance care planning.
·        Resources and support services to help guide you.
·        Resources for people with diverse needs including cultural, LGBTI and living with dementia.
·        The advance care planning process and what it involves.
·        Advance care planning and your aged care rights.
To register for the event, please click here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/advance-care-planning-is-for-everyone-registration-272416835087