Carers Week 2018
02 Oct 2018

Calling all carers from Albury to Deniliquin, from Gundagai to Temora and Wagga! Join us to celebrate Carers Week 2018.

Intereach will celebrate the enormous contribution carers make to the local community with a series of events across the area. The events well give carers the opportunity to have a break, enjoy themselves and meet other people in their situation.

Albury

Carer support group launch

Join us to enjoy morning tea and celebrate the launch of the Albury Carer Support Group.

DATE: Wednesday 17 October
TIME: 10.00am – 12.00pm
WHERE: Intereach Albury Office 553 David Street, Albury
COST: Free. Morning tea provided.
RSVP: Intereach Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centre
1800 052 222 by Tuesday 16 October 2018

 

Carers Week luncheon

Join the Border Carers Reference Group to celebrate Carers Week 2018. Relax and chat. Prizes and entertainment on offer throughout the day.

DATE: Thursday 18 October
TIME: 11.30am – 3pm
WHERE: Commercial Club, 618 Dean St, Albury NSW 2640
RSVP: BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL!! To RSVP phone 02 6055 8000 by Wednesday 10 October. You must phone to RSVP.

 

Carers Week celebration

Join us to celebrate Carers Week with a FREE sausage sizzle, live entertainment and face painting and games for the kids. Come along and meet other carers for a friendly, relaxed chat.

DATE: Thursday 18 October 2018
TIME: 5pm – 7pm
WHERE: Albury Library forecourt, corner Kiewa and Swift Sts Albury
INTERESTED? Contact Intereach Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centre on 1800 052 222 for more information

 

Caring For Yourself Workshop

Join us to celebrate Carers Week with a FREE workshop to help explore & understand why caring for yourself is so important! Come along and let us support you to learn some self-care ideas.

DATE: Saturday 20 October 2018
TIME: 1.30pm – 3.30pm
WHERE: Intereach Community Room, 553 David St, Albury
PRESENTER: Jennifer Daddow from Carers Victoria
Afternoon tea provided. Places are limited, bookings essential
RSVP: Intereach Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centre 1800 052 222 by Wednesday 17 October 2018

Deniliquin

Carers wellbeing Expo: Deniliquin

Join us for an Expo featuring wellbeing activities, door prizes and guest speakers.

Come along and find new ideas and rediscover the inner you!

DATE: Tuesday 16 October 2018
TIME: 11.30 am to 3.00 pm
WHERE: Intereach, Cnr Trickett & Napier Sts, Deniliquin
COST: FREE! Light refreshments provided
RSVP: To RSVP please contact Intereach CRCC on 1800 052 222 before Monday 8 October

 

‘Caring is Cultural Business’ book launch

Join us at the Werrpanakata (Brown Park lagoon) to launch the ‘Caring is Cultural Business’ book. Guest celebrity indigenous chef will be Australian Indigenous chef Mark “the Black Olive”  will host a cooking demonstation and share taster plates with an Indigenous flavour.

DATE: Thursday 18 October 2018
TIME: 5pm to 8pm
COST: Free entry. BBQ cost TBC
INTERESTED? Contact Mary or Lisa at Intereach ph: 03 5890 5200; Deidre at Yarkuwa ph: 03 5881 3312; or Georgia at CareSouth on 0423 047 188.

 

Gundagai

Carers Week lunch

Think there’s no such thing as a free lunch? Think again! Gundagai area carers are invited to join us for an outing, with good company and fine food to reward you for all the things you do!

DATE: Tuesday 16 October 2018
TIME: 11am – 3pm
COST: FREE! Includes main meal and a soft drink
INTERESTED? RSVPs are essential! Contact Narelle at Intereach 02 6932 8300 or Di at Gundagai Neighbourhood Centre 02 6944 0290

 

Temora

Carer Support Group launch

Would you like to meet and chat with other carers? Come along and join us for the launch of the Temora Carer Support Group.

DATE: Friday 19 October
TIME: 10.00am – 12.00pm
WHERE: The Bundawarrah Centre, 29 Junee Road, Temora
COST: Free. Morning tea provided.
RSVP: Intereach Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centre
1800 052 222 by Tuesday 16 October 2018

 

Wagga Wagga

Carers Picnic in the Park

Join us to celebrate Carers Week with a FREE morning tea and yoga in Collins Park. Come along and meet other carers for a friendly, relaxed chat.

Children welcome, free face painting available

DATE: Wednesday 17 October 2018
TIME: 10am-12pm
WHERE: Collins Park, Forsyth St, Wagga Wagga NSW 2650
RSVP: Intereach Commonwealth Respite & Carelink Centre 1800 052 222 by Monday 8 October 2018

 

Interested?

Need respite care to attend any of these events? Contact CRCC on ph: 1800 052 222

Intereach offer a variety of services to support Carers. For more information contact Intereach Commonwealth Respite Carelink Centre (CRCC) or visit www.intereach.com.au