REDUCE LONELINESS BY SPONSORING AN OLDER PERSON
SO THEY CAN ENJOY SOCIALISING AND ACTIVITIES
Our grannies and grandpas enrich the community with their years of experience and knowledge.
Give back to the elderly community and watch them thrive!
For just $100 buys annual membership for someone who needs help to stay active and connected as a member of Communicare Friendship Centres.
Communicare Friendship groups are a safe and welcoming place for older people where they can access specially tailored exercise routines, share hobbies, learn new things and socialise.
Along with exercises to help them to stay strong and independent, there’s a book club, bingo, quizzes, healthy eating tips, art classes, mindfulness and trips.
All members enjoy group activities over a lovely morning tea and lunch.
Communicare offers services included in the sponsorship
- Total mobility assessment.
- Social Services, ensuring the support provided is extended outside of the group.
- Senior Tech, identifying scams, digital connection to keep in touch with family and friends.
Loneliness puts individuals at greater risk of depression, dementia, heart disease and stroke and is as bad for health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day.