Pakenham is proximity and convenient living.

Proximity is Pakenham

Cobb & Co. recognised the township of Pakenham as a desirable and convenient stopping point way... More

Living well with Parkinson's.

Living the best you can with Parkinson’s disease

“Thirty people are diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease every day,” according to Australia’s... More

Retirement Villages in Victoria FAQ

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What happens if I need to move into an aged care facility due to health and/or mobility concerns?

Access to an aged care facility depends on the results of an aged care assessment, in accordance... More

As a resident, do I have any say in setting retirement village service and maintenance ongoing fees?

The Resident Committee’s level of influence (percentage of voting rights) over service and... More

Where can I go for additional helpful information on retirement villages?

Making a decision to move house is never easy. Making lifestyle decisions around how you want to... More

As a resident, do I have a say in the management of the retirement village?

Yes. Part 6 of the Retirement Villages Act 1986 (Vic) makes provision for residents to attend... More

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What happens to my retirement village accommodation in the event of my death?

Most retirement village contract terms will have a provision stating that tenure ends automatically... More

Can I end my Retirement Village occupancy at any time?

The reason you are leaving and the type of legal structure will influence how and when you can end... More