MEET UP

Meetup brings brings people together to do, explore, teach and learn the things that they find interesting. It is a searchable meeting place to help you find like minded people in your area. Groups you can join include walking groups, theatre groups, book clubs, language groups, socialising groups etc. There are many, many groups so grab a cup of tea or coffee and spend some time looking through the selection to find something  you might enjoy.

It is free to join although cost of activities may apply.

www.meetup.com 

protecting seniors wealth

This organisation has a broad focus on providing education and services to help prevent the wealth abuse of older Australians. Along with online resources, access to upcoming events and seminars, the website allows you to purchase the book Protecting Seniors Wealth - a must read for anyone working in this area or wanting to ensure their future is safe. 

www.protectingseniorswealth.com.au

Will it your way

This organisations helps to link you to legal professionals in your area as well as provides information to help you understand the processes involved in will making. 

        www.willityourway.com

THe conversATION pROJECT

        The Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end of life care.

         www.theconversationproject.org

The Older Women’s Network of NSW

An ongoing self help group aimed at empowering older women through wellness activities, social groups and participation in social advocacy on behalf of older women.

www.ownnsw.org.au

Go Volunteer

An initiative of Volunteering Australia.  The service matches people who are interested in volunteering with appropriate volunteering opportunities.

www.govolunteer.com.au

Australian Funeral Directors Association

A national funeral service organisation.  The website provides information on finding a funeral director and planning a funeral.

www.afda.org.au

Carer's Australia

Carer's Australia is the national peak body representing Australia’s carers, advocating on behalf of Australia’s carers to influence policies and services at a national level. It works collaboratively with partners and its member organisations, the network of state and territory Carers Associations, to deliver a range of essential national carer services.

www.carersaustralia.com.au

The Association of Independent Retirees

        The Association of Independent Retirees (AIR) Ltd with a national membership of 8,000 across 65 state branches           represents the interest of self-funded retirees. ts mission is to secure recognition and equity for Australians who,             through their own diligence and careful management, fully or partly self-fund their own retirement needs. 

www.independentretirees.com

The Friends of the Mater Foundation

The Friends of the Mater Foundation is a charitable trust established in 1999 to support the work of The Mater Hospital.

www.thefriendsofthemater.com.au

Alzheimer's Australia

Alzheimer's Australia advocates the needs of people living with dementia, and their families and carers.  They provide advocacy, support services, education and information. 

Tel: 1 800 100 500

www.alzheimers.org.au

Cancer Council

Leading independent funding body of cancer research in Australia.  The council provides information and programs on cancer prevention and support. 

Tel: 13 11 20

www.cancercouncil.org.au

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia

       The Pharmacy Guild of Australia is the national peak body representing community pharmacy. It seeks to service            the interests of its members and to support community pharmacy in its role in delivering quality health outcomes for        all Australians. 

www.guild.org.au 

THE Gay and lesbian rights lobby

       Support and advocacy for and on behalf of the gay and lesbian community.

www.glrl.org.au/