Connecting Carers: June 2022

16 May 2022

Two senior ladies sitting in a courtyard having a cup of tea and a biscuit

As part of the Connecting Carers project, we are hosting events and activities to help connect carers in the region of Nillumbik. 

Events coming up include: 

Carer support sessions

We host carer support sessions at Hurstbridge Hub, 50 Greysharps Rd Hurstbridge (during Memory Care Café  - Mondays at 1.30pm-3pm) 

20 June: Reflexology workshop - simple practices using reflexology and mindfulness.
Claire Sartori is the creator of Balanced Ground, Eltham which offers a safe and calming space for people to find balance in their wellbeing and life. Weaving together a variety of holistic modalities and tools, Claire supports clients to deepen their connection to their mind and body and invites you to nurture all parts of yourself. As a carer herself, Claire understands the challenges in prioritising self care.

Bookings and carer registration are essential (numbers may be limited).

Lunch outing for Carers (may include the person you are caring for):

Wednesday 15 June 12pm - Bridges Restaurant
1075 Heidelberg-Kinglake Rd, Hurstbridge

For more details and to register please contact Rachel Dunn:
Ph: 9430 9125 or email

The Connecting Carers project is aimed at people over 50 on the rural fringe and is funded by the Victorian State Government, Department of Health and Human Services through the Victorian Carer Strategy.

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