Resources for older adults

Rights, government services and additional resources for older adults.

Find out about local support and Government services and resources.

You can call us yourself, or if you give consent to a family member, friend, doctor, or health service who can call us for you.

More information

Supported and Connected Living team
Phone: 03 8470 8828


Organisations that support the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Get access to affordable community and online based learning and resources.
We all have the right to live safely and to be treated with dignity and respect. Find out more about your rights and how to get support.

If you, or someone you know, is experiencing crisis, you can access telephone and online support.

Find the government support you need - our team can help what is available for you.

Find health and wellbeing services in the community. Get everyday tips and personalised suggestions for healthy and independent ageing.

Find out what transport services and subsidies you are eligible for.

Everything you need to know about housing support for older adults in Darebin

Find services and support that specialise on the needs of LGBTIQ communities.

Organisations that represent the interests of older adults.

Darebin staff member assisting an older Darebin resident

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