Monthly Archives: September 2016

Health Matters – A Free Event

A FREE event for seniors not to be missed!  The Town of Cottesloe, Mosman Park and The Shire of Peppermint Grove work collaboratively with organisations to offer free Age-friendly Community Workshops throughout the year.  On Thursday the 6th of October 2016

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Gadgets and Gizmos – Keeping Up With Technology

The Avon Valley Gazette recently reported on the newly formed “Gadgets and Gizmos” group proving to be very popular for seniors in the Shire of Mundaring.  This group is led by a local resident, Peregrin Wildoak, who generously volunteers his time

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Having a Ball!

“Be Active Everyday” is Seniors Recreational Council of WA’s logo.  This organisation with support from the Department of Sport and Recreation is offering a Chi Ball program for residents of the Shire of Murray. Chi Ball is a mind-body wellbeing

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Promoting Quality for Aged Care

Nominees are selected for the Better Practice Awards in Australia to celebrate projects, initiatives or programs that  recognise better practice and innovation in the age care service sector.  The recipients of awards varied greatly this year, but they all had one

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Staying in Touch

These days many grandparents find themselves living great distances from their beloved grandchildren.  Thankfully, keeping in touch today has never been so easy.  Letters and long distant phone calls are a thing of the past and they have been replaced

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Posted in In the Press

“You are not alone”

This month is Dementia Awareness Month where we consider those living in our community with dementia along with the friends and family members who support them. Alzheimer’s Australia WA would like to invite you to their Open Day on the 21st of

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80 years old and Soaring High!

An exciting charity event, The Central Park Plunge 2016, was recently held in Perth.  Two of the brave participants were 80 year old “super grannies” Helen and Gloria.  These inspirational ladies abseiled fearlessly down from the roof top of one of Perth’s

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Posted in In the Press, Inspiring Seniors