Brotherhood celebrates Victorian Seniors Festival 2017

5 October 2017

We’re delighted to take part in the Victorian Seniors Festival, with a range of activities across Melbourne throughout October.

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.

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.

The Brotherhood recognises the harm that family violence causes and that freedom from violence is a basic human right.
We will support our staff, volunteers, clients and the community if they experience violence.

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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.

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