Free activities for older adults
The City hosts free information sessions, specifically targeted for older adults (50 years+). See below for the upcoming event.
'At Home' Guide – video screening and morning tea
Council on the Ageing Western Australia (COTA WA) has developed a guide to support older adults to live well., in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. It is a useful ongong companion for seniors spending more time at home. Join us for a special screening of the 'At Home Guide' , followed by a panel discusion with special guests for COTA WA. A light morning tea is provided.
Date: Tuesday, 15 September
Time: 10am to 11.30am
Venue: City of Bayswater Civic Centre, 61 Broun Avenue, Morley
To book your place, contact the City’s Coordinator Active Ageing & Volunteers on 9270 4107 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by 11 September 2020.
Age Friendly Strategy
Our Age Friendly Strategy 2017 - 2020 helps guide us towards becoming an Age Friendly City that meets the changing needs of our older community members today and into the future.
The strategy incorparates the values, principles and definitons of the Age Friendly Cities as outlined by the World Health Organisation.
AGE FRIENDLY STRATEGY
For more information about the strategy, contact the Community Development team on (08) 9270 4107.
We've completed a two year progress update to report on our implementation of age friendly strategy actions. Since 2017, we have achieved:
- 36 out of 46 actions have been completed
- Six in the planning and implementation stages
- Four are pending completion by 2021.