On Monday 10th August clients from Umbrella’s Golden Age Club group participated in the 2018 LiveLighter Aged Care Games organized by Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc.– “Seniors Olympics” 15 teams from different organisations competed in a range of games developed specifically for seniors, including skittles, seated hockey and bean bag toss.
Umbrella’s teams - Robert’s Ninjas, Martin’s Superheroes and Magda’s Mouseketeers gave it their best and brought home trophies for 1st and 2nd places! All clients had an amazing time and look forward to competing again in future events. ... See MoreSee Less
Great Achievements, Training Opportunities and Elder Abuse Informative Session was the agenda for our Umbrella Volunteer Meeting on 31st of August. Thank you #Advocare Incorporated for a great session, now our Volunteers are able to identify If any of our clients, family or friends are experiencing physical, emotional, financial, sexual or social abuse. Thank you to our Volunteers for your time and compassion visiting isolated elders, your hard work is making the difference in our community. #Beanangeltoday #UmbrellaVolunteerteam #JoinourCVSteam ... See MoreSee Less
Aged care peak body Aged and Community Services Australia has launched a social media campaign to showcase positive aged care stories at its national conference this week among several sessions focuse...
A new Memory Cafe has opened at Westfield Innaloo Shopping centre in collaboration with The Coffee Club Innaloo, Alzheimer's WA and City of Stirling! The Memory Cafe initiative provides a dementia friendly place for people living with the disease and their careers so they can have a relaxing cuppa together. #dementia #memorycafe #westfieldinnaloo #communityinnitative ... See MoreSee Less
This week, Umbrella’s Golden Age Club clients celebrated springtime in Araluen Botanic Park.
The tulips are in full bloom and as every year, different Umbrella groups visit the park to have a relax time surrounded by the beautiful scenery. Seniors were enjoying the breathtaking tulip arrangements, live opera music and train ride. Photos from Maddington, Mandurah, Shalom and Monday GAC groups. ... See MoreSee Less
Have your say! The University of Western Australia and Consumer & Community Health Research Network would like to invite people from different cultural backgrounds to participate in a workshop and share their thoughts about what is the most important about planning for old age for them.
✅Morning tea and lunch provided ✅You will be paid $50 for attending ... See MoreSee Less