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MARC issues media releases about our work,events, research, and comments on current issues impacting older Australians

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MARC Matters - November 2017

Welcome to the latest edition of MARC Matters. The Melbourne Ageing Research Collaboration is now in its third year, and continues to make great progress towards improving the lives of older people through a range of activities.

Wicking Trust grant to grow MARC

NARI has received a major one-year grant from the Wicking Trust to grow the Melbourne Ageing Research Collaboration (MARC).The $220,000 grant will help NARI, the lead partner, to assist the collaboration ‘rapidly mature’ and build its overall capacity in order to more quickly achieve its goals.