5 October 2017
Brotherhood celebrates Victorian Seniors Festival 2017
We’re delighted to take part in the Victorian Seniors Festival, with a range of activities across Melbourne throughout October.
Brotherhood Aged Care strives to ensure older Australians enjoy security, comfort and choice in life. In our services we encourage older people to live the life they value, and support them to achieve this. Here are just a few of the activities we are involved in during the festival. Come along and find out more.
Victorian Seniors Festival Celebration Day
A true celebration for older Victorians, to get together with friends, family and strangers to celebrate with great music, roving performers, dancing and expo stands. Meet us at the Brotherhood Aged Care Expo Stand.
When: 10.00 am - 4.00 pm, Sunday, 8 October
Where: River Walk, Federation Square, Melbourne
‘Celebrating Community’ Frankston free afternoon tea
This free event aims to bring together and celebrate the local community - offering afternoon tea and activities exploring nostalgia and technology. We’re encouraging locals to bring along their tablets for some fun activities, and find out how to stay digitally connected with family and friends around the world.
When: 1.00pm – 3.00pm, Tuesday, 10 October
Where: Frankston RSL, 183 Cranbourne Road, Frankston
To register: Please call 1300 147 147
Carers Access Resources Expo, Melton
Brotherhood Aged Care will be at Melton Council’s CARE Expo, along with many other service providers, talking to carers about how we can support them with a variety of services and opportunities.
When: 10.00am – 2.00pm, Thursday, 12 October
Where: Melton Community Hall, 232 High Street, Melton
Banksia Frankston Information Session: Benefits of Social Activities and Respite
We’re inviting local seniors and carers into our fantastic Banksia Frankston centre to experience the incredible community vibe and fun offered at our day and respite hub. This information session explains the benefits of social activities and respite and how we assist older people and their carers to live the life they value
When: 1.00pm to 3.00pm, Monday, 23 October
Where: Banksia Frankston, 12 Inglis Avenue, Frankston
Find out more about Brotherhood Aged Care.
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The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse. Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.
Acknowledgement of country
The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.