The Hon. Dr (Geoff) Geoffrey Lee, MP
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Jean Kittson Awarded For Novel Approach To Seniors
Author, comedian and media personality Jean Kittson, has taken out top honours at the Ministerial Advisory Council on Ageing (MACA) Media Awards, for her commitment to giving seniors a voice.
Work begins on new housing in Carlingford
Work has begun on more than 160 new social and affordable homes in Carlingford, which will provide secure housing and support for seniors and single-parent families.
Domestic violence survivors ‘Speak Out’
Last published on 29 Mar 2021 in Media Releases
Hundreds of domestic violence victim-survivors have contacted support services following the NSW Government’s ‘Speak Out’ campaign, with the positive impact prompting another round of the campaign to begin today.
Inaugural event celebrates female veterans
Last published on 16 Mar 2021 in Media Releases
The service of veterans who are women was celebrated at a new event in Sydney during Women’s Week.
NSW Seniors Festival Gets Back To Nature
Last published on 09 Mar 2021 in Media Releases
A garden tour, seedling workshop and bush tucker walk are among almost 80 initiatives connecting older people through the NSW Government’s Seniors Festival Grants Program.
New Parramatta NCAT's out of the bag
Last published on 16 Feb 2021 in Media Releases
People living and working in Parramatta and the Western Sydney region will have improved access to the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT) with the opening of a new registry and hearing rooms today.
Helping seniors stay social
Last published on 15 Feb 2021 in Media Releases
Community organisations that help seniors stay social and connected can now apply for a share in the $600,000 NSW Reducing Social Isolation grants program.
A century of seniors share their stories
Last published on 23 Dec 2020 in Media Releases
One hundred authors have put pen to paper to share their tales of triumph and tragedy in the latest edition of Seniors’ Stories.
New seniors strategy enables NSW to age well
Last published on 22 Dec 2020 in Media Releases
With almost one in four people to be aged 60 or over by 2031, the NSW Government has committed to a decade-long ageing strategy, addressing focus areas identified by seniors including resilience and safety.
Free diary informs seniors of their rights
Last published on 21 Dec 2020 in Media Releases
Scams, elder abuse and pensions are all addressed in a free diary aimed at keeping seniors informed of their legal rights.