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Social Activities

Our program of social activities include lunches, excursions, exercise classes and shared interest activities.

Social activities provide great opportunities for forming new friendships and being part of a fun and relaxing group activity.

Social Programs are available to residents living in the Council area, who have registered with My Aged Care to access services on the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP)

 

Lunch at the Pub 

When: Twice a month on a Monday
Time: 12pm to 1:45pm
Cost: $10.00 (main meal)

Enjoy a main meal from the lunch menu at one of the many popular hotels in the City of Norwood Payneham and St Peters.  

Transport is available for people who no longer drive at a cost of $2.00.

Please note: Transport is subject to availability and waiting lists may apply.

Contact:
Social Support Coordinator
T: 08 8366 4595

Excursion Program

When: once per month on selected Tuesdays throughout the year
Duration: 3.5 to 6 hours depending on the places visited
Cost: $9.00 (bus fare to be paid in advance)

The excursion program includes door to door transport from your home and return.

There are three different groups to choose from:

Movie Fans

Visiting Hoyts Norwood, Wallis Cinema Mitcham & Palace Cinema Prospect.  Participants choose their own movie on the day.


Lunch Bunch

Suitable for people who can’t walk far.  Lunch venues visited include cafés, bakeries and hotels around Adelaide. Lunch is at your own expense.

The excursion program includes door to door transport from your home and return.


Out and About

Participants are dropped off at a location and advised of a time to return to the bus. They can explore the area and choose their own venue for lunch.  People must demonstrate a high level of mobility, can access steps with ease and have the stamina to walk around for long periods of time.  Lunch is at your own expense.


Contact:
Social Support Coordinator
T: 08 8366 4595

Stepping Out

Cost: Free

Do you have an interest or hobby that you would like to pursue? Then Stepping Out might be the activity for you.

Stepping Out matches up members of our community with Council supported volunteers who are dedicated to sharing their own skills and interests.

To find out how to become a volunteer or to participate:

 

Contact:
Stepping Out Program Organiser
T: 08 8366 4604

Strength and Balance Exercise Class

When: Weekly on Thursdays
Time: 10am to 11:00am
Cost: $6.00

A qualified fitness instructor provides a varied program of gentle exercise. The program can be modified to suit the needs of the participant.  A medical clearance is required before starting the class.

Contact:
Social Support Coordinator
T: 08 8366 4595

Donne e Benessere

When: Mondays
Time: 12.30pm to 2.30pm
Cost: Exercise class - $6.00

Donne e Benessere is delivered in conjunction with the Coordinating Italian Committee and promotes health and wellbeing for women over the age of 50.

The program offers a combination of exercise and social support which includes information sessions on issues of relevance.

Transport to and from the activity available.


Contact:
Antonietta Cardinale
Co-ordinating Italian Committee
T: 08 8362 0233