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Objects and Purposes of the Association

As an Incorporated Association the EHCCWA Inc. has a constitution which includes the following objects and purposes of our association.

1.1

The organization aims to serve as a central body for Elder-Help Community Centers in Western Australia. This involves advocating for sufficient resources and education for individuals aged 55 and above in both urban and remote parts of Western Australia

1.2

The goal is to enhance communication and collaboration among Elder-Help Community Centers, their members, and external entities. This involves aiding all member centers and their members, particularly those in rural and remote regions, to actively engage in the Association's activities.

1.3

To offer administrative support, training, and other assistance to member Elder-Help Community Centers, potentially including temporary satellite locations. This is aimed at enhancing the overall quality, efficiency, and long-term viability of services provided by these centres

1.4

Advocating for the rights of these elders, promoting social justice and providing access to advocacy, dispute resolution resources.

1.5

Supporting individuals aged 55 and above involves promoting legal and administrative changes that cater to their needs

1.6

Offering information access is vital for supporting Elder-Help Community Centers, and marginalized individuals. Providing accurate, current information about available resources empowers people to make informed choices and address their needs. This info includes legal and administrative processes, eligibility criteria for aid, and contact details for relevant organizations. By ensuring this information's availability, we help individuals navigate complex systems and connect with necessary resources

1.7

To provide a referral service for people seeking assistance from Elder-Help Community Centers including but not limited to their satellite locations in Western Australia

1.8

To offer administrative support, training, and other assistance to member Elder-Help Community Centers, potentially including temporary satellite locations. This is aimed at enhancing the overall quality, efficiency, and long-term viability of services provided by these centres

1.9

To maintain membership, as appropriate, of relevant peak organisations, including LPBWA

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