BAYSIDE COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

Community & Cultural Connections Inc.

Phone: 02 9518 0222

Fax: 02 9518 0233

Location: Hut 1, 142 Addison Rd, Marrickville NSW 2204

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Web: www.ccci.org.au

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Description: Social support services to the needs of seniors, carers, & disadvantaged residents, including of diverse backgrounds with social inclusion & activities, promoting an active life style, reducing social isolation & improving independence, enabling them to live independently. Providing social support services for seniors under the Commonwealth Home Support Program, including the centre-based day care program, social outing trips, social support, and individual transport services for Arabic, Vietnamese and English speaking elderly people living in Sydney's Inner West LGAs, City of Sydney & South East Sydney. Provide information about other services, referrals & advocacy via telephone & face to face. We run free English classes, Tai Chi sessions, Vietnamese Dance Performance club, and administrative support for the Aboriginal Nanny’s (and carers) advocacy & social support group.

Hours: Tue-Fri 10am-5pm

Fees: Subsidised fees applied for meals at the centre-based day care, and for transport trips.

Referral: My Aged Care for Social Support Services under Commonwealth Home Support Program

Disability Access: Yes (Ramps and railings for support at entrance and in bathroom. Wheelchair access limited to entrance.)

Area Served: Marrickville; Ashfield, Burwood, Leichhardt, Canterbury, Canada Bay, Strathfield; South East Sydney HACC

Languages (other than English): Arabic; Vietnamese; Mandarin; Tagalog

Volunteering Note: Seeking dedicated & committed volunteers to assist with -aged people in a centre or at social outings, home visiting, telephone conversation, media roles, administration tasks, general clients’ services, event organization, in a research team on community service and development issues.

Keywords: Broad Community; Office Work Volunteers; Community Centres; Social Support Services; Older People; Carers; Arabic; Vietnamese; English; Tai Chi; Dance Lessons; ATSI; Community Visiting; Community Service Groups

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