An age-friendly community encourages people of all ages to take part in community activities.
Find out about support and services for older Queenslanders, including information about retirement, concessions, home support, health, transport, recreation and more.
The government coordinates and funds a range of initiatives to promote the wellbeing, participation and safety of older Queenslanders.
Seniors Week is an opportunity for Queenslanders of all ages to join together and celebrate the valuable contributions of older people.
Find out how to get advice and support if you or someone you know is experiencing elder abuse.
Grandparents Day is a chance for everyone to thank grandparents for their love and support.
Queensland organisations are invited to apply for subsidies up to $1,000 to hold events and activities during Seniors Week, which will be celebrated from 13 to 21 August 2016. Applications open on 1 February and close 31 March.
The Queensland Government provides a range of information and services for seniors. Find out more about retirement, staying connected, concessions, safety and protection, grandparenting, as well as how to get a Seniors Card.
Common forms of elder abuse include emotional, financial and physical abuse, and neglect. If you are concerned someone you know is experiencing elder abuse, make the call to the Elder Abuse Helpline for confidential advice.