Inquiry into Support for Older Victorians from Migrant and Refugee Backgrounds

Hearings and Transcripts

Information on the Committee's public hearing schedule for this inquiry will be posted here as it becomes available. Corrected transcripts of these hearings will also be published here when finalised by the Committee.


Monday 31 January 2022
Live broadcast of the hearing can be viewed here

Time Witness Transcripts
10:00 am    Commissioner for Senior Victorians
Gerard Mansour, Commissioner
10:45 am Justice Connect

Yvonne Lipianin, Manager, Seniors Law
Megan King, Principal Solicitor, Seniors Law

11:25 am Break  
11:40 am Good Things Foundation

Jess Wilson, Chief Executive Officer
Cassandra Strakosch, Head of Communications and Engagement

12:20 pm Break  
1:00 pm AMES Australia

Maria Tsopanis, Senior Manager Community Development and Social Participation
Conor Butler, Research Officer

1:45 pm cohealth
Christopher Turner, Acting Chief Executive
Robyn Wilmshurst, Healthy Ageing Leader

Margaret Yung, Acting Program Facilitator, Aged, Residential and Outreach

2:25 pm Break  
2:40 pm

National Ageing Research Institute, Seniors Rights Victoria, Multicultural Centre for Women's Health, Carers Victoria
Professor Bianca Brijnath, Director Social Gerontology, National Ageing Research Institute
Rebecca Edwards, Manager & Principal Lawyer, Seniors Rights Victoria
Giang Tran, Research Project Officer, Multicultural Centre for Women's Health
Judith Abbott, Chief Executive Officer, Carers Victoria

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 January 2022