Other support services

Find information about a range of services and support organisations for older people in Yarra.

Yarra Seniors Festival 2021

Watch the recording from our 'Planning for a Safer Older Age' session, with thanks to Justice Connect, Pronia, Elder Rights Advocacy and Seniors Rights Victoria:

Rights and Advocacy Services 

Council of the Ageing

Seniors Rights Victoria

Office of the Public Advocate

Carers Support Services

Carers Victoria

Yarra Parkinson's Peer Support Group

This group meets monthly at the Finbar Neighbourhood House (143 Kent Street, Richmond). 

Meeting occur on alternate days:

  • the 4th Tuesday of the month from 1pm - 3pm, and then the following month on;
  • the 3rd Thursday of the month from 6pm - 8pm 

*Note: The group will break from November and return on Thursday 16th January 6pm - 8pm.

For enquires and/or wider services and support relating to Parkinson’s contact Parkinson’s Victoria

  • Free call: 1800 644 189

Support Organisations

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