The Seniors Festival Community Forum, Are Victoria and the City of Port Phillip ageing well?

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Date: on/from Sat 12 Oct 2019 to Sat 12 Oct 2019
Frequency: Single Event
Class time: 2:00-4:00

Mary Kehoe Centre, Hall

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This will form part of Port Phillip Seniors Festival as a Community Forum with The Hon. Luke Donnellan, Victorian Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers as well as Child Protection, as keynote speaker. Other speakers will be: Dick Gross AM, Mayor of the City of Port Phillip, Professor Georgina Tsolidis, Chair, Older Persons Consultative Committee of the City of Port Phillip, and Gerard Mansour, Commissioner for Senior Victorians.
The City of Port Philip has an ageing population. Between 2011 and 2016, in percentage terms, the population in Port Phillip aged over 50 years grew over twice as fast as the population aged under 50 years – 18.7% compared to 7.5%. The percentage of population over 50 years in 2011 was 34.6%, whereas the percentage of population over 50 years in 2016 was 39.4%.
Issues to be canvassed include aged care, health, housing, loneliness, homelessness, infrastructure, public transport, and community safety.

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Free, with afternoon tea, but bookings essential.

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