Links to related sites
Internet sites for seniors covering health, education and social topics
The following sites contain useful and interesting information for seniors on a range of topics. SCOA provides these link’s for members’ information, but does not necessarily endorse the content of these websites.
Union Shopper works with the majority of unions throughout Australia to provide members with tangible benefits that complement their union membership. Just as all union organisations strive to get members working together to improve their workplace, Union Shopper combines all of the buying needs of members to increase our bargaining power with businesses to provide welcome savings. In many cases it’s where you’d usually shop, just with a better deal.
Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation
Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation (CSC) is the manager and administrator of all Commonwealth superannuation schemes.
Link to their website at www.csc.gov.au
Department of Human Services (Centrelink)
Australian Taxation Office (ATO)
Aged Care Australia
ASIC – Financial Tips and Safety Checks (general)
ASIC – FIDO publications(download brochures on all aspects of consumer finance)
Aged Care Insite – Australia’s preeminent aged care magazine
Association of Independent Retirees
Association of Superannuation Funds Australia (ASFA)
Australian Council of Public Sector Retiree Organisations
Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS)
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Combined Pensioners and Superannuants Association
COTA – Council on the Ageing
Industry Funds Services
National Aged Care Alliance, Australia
Retirement standards (what income will you need in retirement ?)
University of the Third Age Online
Your Life Choices
Age Care Matters, New Zealand
British Pensions in Australia Inc.
Centre for Policy on Ageing, United Kingdom
Civil Service Pensioners Alliance, United Kingdom
SVB – Dutch state pensions (and other social security)