Third Thursday of the Month

Pathways for Carers Walks, Lower Templestowe

The Pathway for Carers project offers carers of people with a disability or a mental health issue, an opportunity to share walks in Manningham with other carers and to learn more about services and supports available to carers.
Contact
Felicity Preston
9239 2500
Time
10.00am
Location
Meets at Melissa Cakes Cafe, Lower Templestowe
14 May 2019

Building A Future Snapshot

Snapshot is an education program designed to assist family members and carers to maintain their own wellness and support the recovery of their family member or friend with a mental illness.
Contact
Suli Tera
0419 766 157
Time
9:30am - 3:30pm
RSVP
4 May 2019
Location
The Harvester Clinic - 4A Devonshire Rd, Sunshine 3020
Cost
Free
Wednesdays in February and March

Palace Cinemas Movie Luncheon Group

Feel like some much needed self-care? Need to some time to yourself? Our movie group might be exactly what you are looking for. Come along to palace cinemas watch a film and have a chat with other carers and over a Light lunch. Eligibility will be determined by LGA. Dates will be confirmed with the...
Contact
Catherine Bartholomew
(03) 8873 2510
Time
10:50am
RSVP
Each week
Location
Palace Cinemas Balwyn 231 Whitehorse Road Balwyn 3103
Cost
Free
14, 21, and 28 February | 7, 14, 21 and 28 March | 4, 11 and 18 April 2019

My Recovery

My Recovery is a 10 session education and support program for people experiencing mental health issues. The program is led by peers – trained people who have their own lived experience of mental illness and recovery. My recovery provides participants with an opportunity to: Learn about mental...
Contact
Adelle Williams
03 6169 0600
Time
11:00am - 2:00pm
RSVP
13th February 2019
Location
Wellways Hobart Office, 136 Davey Street, Hobart TAS 7000
Cost
Free
February 13th, 20th, 27th | March 6th, 13th and 24th

Introduction to Tai Chi

Tai Chi, or Taijiquan in Chinese, is a traditional Chinese practice that is valuable in promoting health, developing combat and self-defence skills, and improving concentration and overall well-being. Eligibility will be determined by LGA.
Contact
Lilei Enright
0475 970 090
Time
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location
Boyland Room Box Hill Town Hall 1022 Whitehorse Road Box Hill 3128
Cost
Free
25 March 2019

NDIS Readiness Program

This program is designed to support both people with a mental illness and/or their family/carers to make sense of ways they might advocate for themselves and their needs. It provides a practical understanding of the main features of the NDIS scheme, and how they might manage funding to support goals...
Contact
Suli Tera
0419766157
Time
9:30am - 1:30pm
RSVP
15 March 2019
Location
Harvester Clinic - 4A Devonshire Rd, Sunshine 3020
Cost
Free
14th, 28th February | 7th, 28th March

Chinese Calligraphy and Art Class

Come and learn the ancient art of Chinese calligraphy. This group also Learn various art techniques including painting. This group is for Mental health carers and clients. Eligibility will be determined by LGA. * 17 October 2018 (Boyland Room)
Contact
Lilei Enright
0475 970 090
Time
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location
Visual Arts Room Box Hill Town Hall 1022 Whitehorse Road Box Hill 3128
Cost
Free
4th February | 4th March

Caring Connections Vermont South Carers Group

In partnership with Eastern Health and Wellways, this monthly group provides social connections, education and wellbeing activities for those caring or supporting an aged person with a mental illness. Eligibility will be determined by LGA. **Location may vary according to activity
Contact
Catherine Bartholomew
(03) 8873 2510
Time
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location
Vermont South Community House Karobran Drive, Vermont South
Cost
Free
Friday 29th March

Flower Show

Stunning Show Gardens designed and built by the most talented Australian & international designers will be on display in the Carlton Gardens for the duration of the 2019 Show. The landscape designers go head to head to win coveted awards in what is considered the largest and most significant...
Contact
Catherine Bartholomew
(03) 8873 2510
Time
10.00am - 4.30pm
RSVP
Friday 22nd March
Location
Carlton Gardens, 1-111 Carlton St, Carlton VIC 3053
Cost
Free
Thursday 21st February

Heide Gallery

Heide Museum of Modern Art began life in 1934 as the home of Melbourne couple John and Sunday Reed and has since evolved into one of Australia's most important cultural institutions. Having presented over 300 solo, group and thematic exhibitions of modern and contemporary art since becoming a public...
Contact
Catherine Bartholomew
(03) 8873 2510
Time
10:30pm – 3pm
RSVP
Wednesday 13th February
Location
Museum of Modern Art, Heide Gallery, 7 Templestowe Rd, Bulleen VIC 3105
Cost
Free