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Activity Classes

Music, art, gardening, trivia, you name it! Our activity classes help boost brain power, foster friendships and make you feel good.

Benefits

Whether you enjoy a sing-a-long, prefer art and craft, or love getting in the garden, our activities for seniors include a range of fun and interesting classes.  If you’re keen to keep your mind and feet moving, you can try our floor Moto Tiles to improve mobility and balance, while the more curious will enjoy learning a language or visiting a new country ‘virtually’.   

Our seniors' activities are suitable for those living with dementia, as they help to encourage social connections and promote a happier, more relaxed mood.   

  • Connect and socialise with other people your own age.
  • Improve brain power and cognitive function.
  • Lift your mood and reduce stress and anxiety.

What activities are included?

You can take part in an activity class when you come along to one of our Activity Centres or you may like to join the class online from the comfort of your own home. Our virtual wellness programs mean you will be sent an activity pack and can then access the class online, while still being able to connect with other people while participating. Each class is facilitated by our professional and friendly staff.  

All materials and resources are included in the following classes: 

  • Arts and crafts 
  • Games and Trivia 
  • Learn and Discover sessions 
  • Music and singing 
  • Gardening and Outdoor Activities (in centre activity only)
  • Moto Tiles classes (in centre activity only).

 

Eligibility criteria*

  • You need to be aged over 65 or over 50 for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders.
  • Some services may be available to people aged under 65.
  • To access this service online, you will need an internet connection and a computer or tablet (call us to learn how we can provide these for you).
*Other eligibility criteria may apply Contact us for more info.

How can I pay?

There are several ways to access our services and programs, including the funding options outlined below.

Government Funding

Home Care Package, Commonwealth Home Support Program and Department of Veterans’ Affairs options.

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Private Pay

You can choose to pay for our programs and services yourself if you’re not receiving government funding.

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Frequently Asked Questions

These classes are suitable for older people who are keen to socialise and participate in a range of fun, interesting and engaging activities.

There are a wide range of Activity Class topics. These include games & trivia, music & singing, arts & crafts, gardening, learn & discover, and more.

Yes, these classes can be aligned with your values and preferences. Our staff will take the time to learn your individual cultural and care needs so they are always considered. You may also access interpreting services if required.

Our friendly Activity Officers and Digital Support Officers.

No specific equipment is required to participate in Activity Classes, however suggestions may be made by staff to use household items, if required, and you will be notified before classes begin. You will also need to find a suitable space at home from which to participate.

The classes are conducted online via computer or tablet in small group settings. If you do not have access to any of these, please reach out to us to discuss your tech options.

Our staff will assist you with any tech needs to help facilitate your participation in the sessions.

All classes run for 60 minutes each.

Our sessions are inclusive for all. Our staff will conduct an assessment with you prior to commencing the program in which they will provide recommendations on the most suitable classes for you.


The support you need

Your needs are different to others and we understand that. Get started now or call us to chat about how we can help you stay living, feeling and being well.

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