6 Jul 2020

Parenting Support Webinar – How to confidently help your child’s behaviour

Parenting Support Webinar – How to confidently help your child’s behaviour hosted by our Family Support Worker Joan Lauricella. Due to COVID-19, we are providing parents access to this parenting […]

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2 Jul 2020

Zucchini Slice – Easy recipe

Our Occupational Therapists have put together some easy to read and follow recipes. This week we bring you zucchini slice which is yummy for either lunch or dinner, warm or […]

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25 Jun 2020

Parent Support Video – How to get your child to listen

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, we are unable to provide Parenting Seminars in person. As an alternative to ensure that parents and families are supported during this time, we […]

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23 Jun 2020

Get Tested

It is not over yet. Understandably, as restrictions have eased we are now seeing greater movement of people across Victoria. Yet the virus is still in the community, we are […]

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11 Jun 2020

Parent Support Video – How to help your child behave well

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, we are unable to provide Parenting Seminars in person. As an alternative to ensure that parents and families are supported during this time, we […]

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4 Jun 2020

Salmon and Salsa – Easy Recipe

Our Occupational Therapists have put together some easy to read and follow recipes. This week we bring you yummy salmon and salsa. Serves 2 Ingredients:     Equipment:   2 […]

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1 Jun 2020

Parent Support Video – Helping Your Anxious Child

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, we are unable to provide Parenting Seminars in person. As an alternative to ensure that parents and families are supported during this time, we […]

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28 May 2020

Fruit Salad – Easy Recipe

Our Occupational Therapists have put together some easy to read and follow recipes. This week we bring you yummy fruit salad. Serves 2 Ingredients: Equipment:   1 Orange Chopping board […]

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26 May 2020

A Special Cookie Run for Social Support Group Members

Due to the current situation with COVID-19, our Social Support Group members are unable to attend their regular groups but that doesn’t mean that they miss out on feeling connected. […]

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25 May 2020

Exercise Right Week 25-31 May 2020

Exercise Right Week – 25 to 31 May 2020. This years theme is “Movement is Medicine“, which highlights how powerful exercise, physical activity and movement are for your physical and […]

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21 May 2020

What’s it like being pregnant during COVID 19 – Meet Sarah.

Sarah recently reached out to us to share her story with the move, feel, connect well group. Sarah is in her late 20’s, lives in Melbourne, is married to her […]

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18 May 2020

National Volunteering Week – Meet Barry our volunteer

National Volunteer Week is this week from Monday 18 to Sunday 24 May 2020. This is an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution that our volunteers make to our […]

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15 May 2020

Family Support – How Joan Can Help

We all need a little support sometimes to navigate family life and parenting. Our Family Support worker is here to assist families through the additional challenges COVID-19 can bring. We […]

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14 May 2020

Carers Staying Connected

This week we hosted our first Caring Together Telehealth session. The Caring Together group meets monthly to provide a safe and comfortable place for carers to receive support, information and […]

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12 May 2020

Tomato Bruschetta – Easy Recipe

Our Occupational Therapists have put together some easy to read and follow recipes. This week we bring you yummy bruschetta. Tomato Bruschetta Serves 2 Ingredients: Equipment: 10 tomatoes (whatever tomatoes […]

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Are you at risk of falling?

Determine your risk of falling by completing this checklist. Have you fallen, or nearly fallen, in the last 12 months?   Yes No Do you take medication for nerves, blood […]

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4 May 2020

We’re excited to announce move, feel, connect well Facebook group and invite you to join!

Brought to you in partnership by Carrington Health and healthAbility. This group is a place to connect the wonderful people in our community with inspiring and useful news and information […]

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Therapy dog Mika keeps working with youth on Instagram

You may have met Mika before, a whippet cross kelpie therapy dog. Mika works with Counsellor Luke on the Reconnect Program supporting youth at risk of homelessness in North East […]

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Heartfelt Craft Ideas

Mothers Day is this Sunday 10 May 2020. However, you don’t need to spend a fortune to make a heart felt give for mum, grandmother or motherly figure in your […]

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Simple Stay at Home Chair Exercises for Legs

It’s important to stay active, especially now as the weather starts to turn cooler. Here are four simple leg exercises you can do at home, anytime and all you need […]

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6 Apr 2020

Update: Changes to the way we provide services in response to coronavirus (COVID-19)

UPDATED 19 June 2020 As you would know coronavirus has changed the way everyone lives day-to-day. We are open and have changed the way we provide our services to help […]

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Support Information and Resources

    General Assistance Phone Number Department of Health and Human Services website Latest updates Department of Health Latest updates Help stop the spread campaign Up to date information Victorian Government […]

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Health Information (COVID-19)

Please do not attend your appointment if you feel unwell, have travelled overseas in the past 14 days or have been in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19. […]

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17 Mar 2020

Your Travel and Health

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) risk, please call Reception on 9430 9100 before coming to your appointment or group if you have: travelled overseas on or after 1 February 2020  […]

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16 Mar 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) : Update

It is important you stay up to date with factual advice about coronavirus via Government websites including: Victorian Department of Health and Human Services: https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/victorian-public-coronavirus-disease-covid-19 Department of Health: https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert Myth […]

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