Aged Care

Connections: Caring for my parents – a rollercoaster ride

Linda had to learn a lot and fast when her parents moved into a unit near her.

Federal Budget

Support for older workers

The creation of the Mature Age Participation – Job Seeker Assistance program will cost $26 million and will aim to provide practical help for job seekers aged 55 and over.

Pension age needs to rise

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned governments around the world that they need to move fast to lift the pension age in line with rising longevity. With the life expectancy of 60-year-olds in Australia increasing by the rate of nine years every 50, this represents a major financial risk for the government with additional pension payments.

Australian pensioners struggling with shortfall

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned governments around the world that they will need to lift their countries pension age due to rising longevity. The news is very concerning to me, but not for the reason you may think.


Creating a winning CV

For most people creating a professional and engaging résumé is something akin to being asked to swallow castor oil. We know it will be good for us, but it’s about the last thing we want to do.

Seniors Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance for Australians aged 50+

Cover is automatically available to travellers aged less than 86 years when purchasing Comprehensive International and Australia only, giving much needed peace of mind when booking your next trip.


Stay At Home Care

Most older Australians choose to stay in their present home, move in with relatives or friends or move to a smaller home. Many will eventually need help to stay at home.

Centrelink – Services Australia

Centrelink Contacts

Mary would like to now how she can limit her time on the phone to Centrelink by contacting the correct department in the first instance.


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