Join our social and recreation groups in Sunshine and Kensington!

Details

Date 10 Jun 2022

Time 09:00 AM

Contact

Vision Australia in Sunshine and Kensington

Address , , VIC

Phone (03) 8378 1100

Email [email protected]

Overview

Overview

Come along to our social and recreation groups to meet new people and enjoy shared interests. There’s something for everyone!

Morning and afternoon tea will be served, but please remember to bring your lunch if you attending both a morning and afternoon session on the same day.

Programs on offer:

  1. Social group with quizzes and trivia
  2. Women’s wellbeing
  3. Men’s social group
  4. Gentle exercise
  5. Meditation
  6. Accessible sports
  7. Art and craft
  8. Sharing special treasures

Check out program details below:

Social group

Come along if you enjoy meeting new people, making new friends and like quizzes and trivia! Discussion topics will be guided by group members’ interests.

When? Weekly on Mondays, from 12:30pm to 2:30pm, starting from June 20.
Where? Vision Australia, 20 Withers Street, Sunshine VIC 3020.

Women’s wellbeing

Connect with other ladies and learn about wellbeing for women. We’ll cover issues around personal care and grooming, learning how to coordinate outfits, looking after your skin, female health issues and more.

We’ll have monthly guest speakers and you’ll get to meet new people, hear their tips and share your own.

When? Fortnightly on Tuesdays, from 10:00am to 12:00pm, starting on June 14.
Where? Vision Australia, 20 Withers Street, Sunshine VIC 3020.

Men’s social group

Join our men’s social group to meet new people, share your experiences and tips and have discussions around the groups’ special interests.

You’ll get to enjoy trivia, word and card games, book discussions, movie of the month, and sports of the season. Also learn about upcoming community events.

When? Fortnightly on Tuesdays, from 12:30pm to 2:30pm, starting on June 14.
Where? Vision Australia, 20 Withers Street, Sunshine VIC 3020.

Gentle exercise

Want to get active and fit? Join our group to participate in gentle exercises in a safe environment. It’s also great to help improve balance, coordination, flexibility and strength.

When? Weekly on Mondays, from 10:00am to 12:00pm, starting from June 20.
Where? Vision Australia, 20 Withers Street, Sunshine VIC 3020.

Meditation group

Learn to relax from everyday stress through meditation and mindfulness techniques. Discover guided meditation, gentle stretching, and enjoy conversation and afternoon tea.

When? Weekly on Fridays from 12:30pm to 2:30pm, starting from June 10.
Where? Vision Australia, 14 Barrett Street, Kensington, VIC 3031.

Accessible Sports

Miss playing sports? Join our Sports group to enjoy a variety of accessible sports and it’s also a great way to meet new people.

When? Weekly on Fridays from 10:00am to 12:00pm, starting from June 10.
Where? Vision Australia, 14 Barrett Street, Kensington, VIC 3031.

Art and craft

Want a creative outlet? If you love art and crafts or want to learn, this group is for you. You’ll get to share information, tips, and ideas about various art & craftwork. The types of activities will be led by what the group participants are interested in, so let us know what you enjoy!

When? Weekly on Thursdays from 10:00am to 12:00pm, starting from June 16.
Where? Vision Australia, 14 Barrett Street, Kensington, VIC 3031.

Sharing special treasures

Bring in one of your treasured items or awards and share your special memories and experiences with the group.

When? Weekly on Thursdays, from 12:30pm to 2:30pm, starting from June 16.
Where? Vision Australia, 14 Barrett Street, Kensington, VIC 3031.


Funding

These programs are funded by the Commonwealth Home Support Programme. Some of the programs will also attract a small fee.

Registrations

Please register for the sessions you're interested in, and contact us with any queries by emailing or calling (03) 8378 1100.

We look forward to having you join us,

The Vision Australia Melbourne North West team

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