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Below you will find links to other web sites useful to older persons particularly those living in Maroondah. If you would like to see additional links added then please contact us.

In Maroondah

Arrabri Community House 
Central Ringwood Community Centre
Croydon U3A
Eastern Volunteers
Financial and Welfare Resources
Glen Park Community Centre
Life Activities Club Croydon
Maroondah City Council
National Seniors Maroondah-Ringwood Branch
North Ringwood Community House
Ringwood Art Society
Ringwood U3A
Yarrunga Community Centre

My Aged Care
This is the new Commonwealth Government one stop shop for all information for Aged Care and Seniors issues

Seniors Online
This is the Victorian Governments portal for people over 60. "Content ranges from information on relevant Victorian Government programs and initiatives to community contacts and links to relevant organisations and will continue to grow as the website matures"

Seniors Broadband
This is a government funded site designed to provide assistance to seniors just starting out on the Internet particularly those using the broadband kiosks.

Scoot Wheel and Move
A website for people who may need mobility devices.

Better Health
Health and medical information for consumers, from the Victorian government

Productive Aging Centre
National Seniors Productive Aging Centre does research with seniors to investigate their interests and concerns.

Maroondah Photographic Society
Photography is an excellent hobby for Seniors and another way to stay involved.

Victoria's Volunteering Portal
This State Government initiative provides information to both those that want to volunteer and those that need volunteers.

Consumer Affairs
This site has details about the latest scams to avoid and also a lot of helpful resources for people planning a major purchase. It is well worth taking some time to explore.

Go See Australia
This is Australia's largest caravanning directory. If you are going away camping or with a van check here first.

Senior Travel Blog
This site contains a host of helpful travel hints for seniors

Safety for Seniors at Home
This web site is designed to sell you insurance but this part of it contains a number of excellent safety hints.

Brain Australia
The mission of the Brain Foundation is to reduce the incidence and impact of diseases, disorders and injuries of the brain, spine and nervous system through the provision of support, community education and research

Depression is a problem which can strike at any age and which is often unrecognized in older people. This site has excellent information about recognizing understanding and treating this illness.

Libraries Australia
This is a new online resource providing access to libraries

National Seniors Australia
National Seniors Australia is the countries largest organization representing the interests of those over 50.

This is not really a seniors site but everybody I know who ever used this site and found it useful was in fact over 50. It is a service which searches a database of small independent book sellers both here in Australia and overseas for rare or out of print books. These might be new or used but if you are looking for a book which is hard to find this is the place to look.

Rail Trails
What could be better for healthy ageing than walking and the wide variety of Rail Trails in Victoria and around Melbourne provide a wide diversity of opportunities

Walking Maps
This site has excellent maps and information about hundreds of walks around greater Melbourne and Victoria.