Related Agencies & Sites 

Australian government agencies

  • Australian Taxation Office
    General tax information including details regarding offsets for senior Australians and pensioners.

  • Department of Human Services
    The Department of Human Services  provides support in retirement with a range of payments including Age Pension, Pension Loans Scheme, Pension Bonus Scheme and Seniors Concession Allowance.

  • Department of Veterans' Affairs
    Information about pensions, health, housing and commemorations for veterans and their families.

  • Department of Health
    Information on government health programs, including information on ageing and aged care.

  • Department of Employment
    Provides national leadership in education and workplace training, transition to work, and conditions and values in the workplace.

  • Attorney-General’s Department
    Information on protecting the rights of older Australians including elder abuse.

Resources for seniors

  • National Information Centre on Retirement Investments (website unavailable)
    Free, independent, confidential service which aims to improve the level and quality of investment information provided to people with modest savings who are investing for retirement or facing redundancy.

  • My Aged Care
    Australian Government's online source of information for Australians over 50.

  • Age Discrimination
    Information from the Australian Human Rights Commission.

  • Advisory Panel on the Economic Potential of Senior Australians
    Information from the Secretariat.

  • Experience Pays - Jobactive
    Provides information about the Restart program and the benefits of employing mature age workers.

  • Elder Abuse
    Compass - A national knowledge hub and online resource dedicated to providing information on issues of elder abuse.

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