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Pathways for Carers program Saturday walkFree

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Saturday, 15 December 2018 - 1:00PM to 3:00PM
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  • Council
  • Education
  • Health and wellbeing
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Pathways for Carers offers carers of people with a disability or mental health illness an opportunity to share walks together and learn about local services and supports available to carers.
20171010_103410 Carers enjoying afternoon tea while the guest walker talks about her organisation.

Pathways for Carers runs every second Tuesday, 9.30am and third Saturday, 1pm. We meet at Thor-Ra-Nee Cafe at Burnt Bridge Shopping Centre on Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood and walk along the Mullum Mullum Creek trail before returning to the cafe for morning/afternoon tea. This program is supported by Maroondah City Council, Uniting lifeAssist, and the Chrisalis Foundation. 

Anyone who is a carer of someone with a disability or mental health illness is welcome to join us. We have a different guest walker attend each walk who talks about the services and programs their organisation offers carers and the people they care for. The walks are educational as well as offering the chance for some exercise.

The walks are suitable for all fitness levels and no bookings are required.

 

Guest Speakers

Saturday 18th August - Maria Groner - Travellers Aid Australia

Saturday 15th September - Vanessa Thomas - Family Planning Victoria

Saturday 20th October - Suzie Bissett - Raising Kids Together (Animal Assisted Therapy)

Saturday 17th November - Agnes Bamford - Agnes Support Services

Saturday 15 December - Xmas Lunch (Ringwood Club) - Costs TBA

Date and Time

  • Saturday, 15 December 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
  • Saturday, 17 November 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 20 October 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 15 September 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 18 August 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 21 July 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 16 June 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 19 May 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 21 April 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 17 March 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 17 February 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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  • Saturday, 20 January 2018 - 1.00PM to 3.00PM
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Facilities

Parking is available at Burnt Bridge Shopping Centre Maroondah Hwy. 

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