Northern Beaches Disability offers a range of events for carers and consumers. Click here to see the full newsletter including news and other events!
Carers NSW – Carer Wellbeing Group by Phone
Carers NSW will hold a Carer Wellbeing group for adult siblings caring for a brother or sister with a physical or intellectual disability living in NSW. This group meets by telephone weekly for 6 weeks, with two trained counsellors. Telephone Group Connect via any landline (free) or mobile telephone (mobile rates apply). Register your interest ASAP
(places limited) to Carer Line on 1800 242 636.
Parent Carer Coffee Morning
What? CCNB care coordinators invite carers for an informal coffee and social get together with other local carers.
When? From 10.30am on the third Thursday of each month – 15 February, 15 March….
Where? The White Rock Cafe at Long Reef Golf Club, Anzac Avenue, Collaroy.
RSVP? Book with Wendy on 9998 2924 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or with Catharina on 9998 2909 or
Cooking Support Classes for Male Carers
What? Mary Di Mattina of Carer Support NSLHD assists male carers who get together to cook and eat lunch while
catching up every month.
When and Where? Monthly meetings: 1st Tuesday at Macquarie Hospital in North Ryde, last Friday at Forestville
Sports Centre, and 3rd Thursday at Berowra.
RSVP? For information and to book, contact Mary Di Mattina on 9998 0811.
Reminder: Free Webinar – Autism and the NDIS
What? MyCareSpace hosts this webinar so Randa Habelrih (author, autism activist) and Charmaine Fraser (support coordinator, autism activist) can share their knowledge about autism activism and navigating the NDIS. You are welcome to send questions you would like answered. All questions are kept anonymous.
When? Friday 9 February at 12 noon.
RSVP? You can register at https://mycarespace.com.au/autism-ndis-randa-habelrih . By registering for this event, you automatically become a member of the MyCareSpace community if you are not already one. Any
queries can be sent to Nicole@mycarespace.com.au .