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Older Tasmanians

Selfie Challenge to Raise Awareness for Dementia and Alzheimer's

Parliamentary Activity - Wednesday 21 September 2016Andrea Dawkins MP to move—That the House:—(1)           Notes that 21 September 2016 is World Alzheimer’s Day, coinciding with September being Dementia Awareness Month, and which includes a series of events...

- 21 Sep 2016

Congrats to All on Another Fantastic Junction Arts Festival

Parliamentary Activity - The Sixth Junction Arts Festival opened on 7 September and another incarnation of Launceston's only arts festival began.

Andrea Dawkins - 13 Sep 2016

Aged Care Residents Sexual Needs Dismissed

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea Dawkins MP to move—That the House notes that:—(a) a growing number of older Australians living in aged care facilities are speaking out about their unmet sexual needs and likewise, the increasing number of industry professionals...

Andrea Dawkins - 25 Aug 2016

Seniors Who Identify as LGBTI: Support in Aged Care

Parliamentary Activity - 17 May 2016 was International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

Andrea Dawkins - 2 Jun 2016

LGBTI Issues: Ultimate Support for a Simple Life

Parliamentary Activity - Mr Deputy Speaker, I rise tonight to respond to parliamentary secretary Mr Barnett's adjournment speech last evening on Safe Schools and his continued attack on LGBTI issues in this Parliament.

Andrea Dawkins - 1 Jun 2016

Federal Budget 2016: Tasmania's Health Funding Chronically Ailing

Parliamentary Activity - While the Federal Liberal Government chose to prioritise millions of dollars for roadworks and tax cuts for businesses, Tasmania's needs to attract extra health funding hasn't been realised in the Federal Budget and that this state...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 May 2016