Involve seniors program

Our Involve program provides a range of opportunities to build social connections within the community, learn and share skills, and improve overall wellbeing.

The schedule of activities and events is driven by the interest of group members, so you can be assured of finding something to suit your needs and interests. 

Our regular schedule includes, but is certainly not limited to: 

  • gym and exercise programs tailored for a range of fitness and mobility levels 
  • music groups 
  • creative art, craft and photography projects 
  • new skills workshops 
  • book and movie clubs 
  • walking groups 
  • day tours to local attractions and surrounding regions. 

All seniors are welcome, and our services can be accessed at a subsidised rate through eligible Commonwealth Home Support Packages or Home Care Packages.  

The costs associated with activities vary, but are kept as low as possible. 

If you are a Home Care Package (HCP) recipient, please contact our Community Care Team on 02 6278 8101 to discuss eligibility and pricing. 

For more information about supports available through the Australian Government’s My Aged Care, please visit or phone My Aged Care on 1800 200 422

Got an idea for a new Involve activity, group or adventure? We would love to know your ideas. Please email

Get Involved newsletter

Read the latest Get Involved newsletter: December 2023

Get in touch

To find out more about the program and how you can join, contact the Involve team by calling 02 6264 0200, emailing or filling in the form below. 


Programs and Services

Get walking and talking

Keep active, stay connected and build skills and knowledge, all while walking! Our Walkie Talkies walking group each Monday gives opportunities to develop social connections and improve your mental and physical wellbeing while exploring wonderful locations around Canberra and experiencing adventures you will never forget. 

Transport is provided from the Belconnen Community Centre or Humpy Hall to the walking location. 

Get social 

We run a range of social groups! 

The Belconnen Energetic Seniors on a Tuesday (BEST) Club is a weekly opportunity to socialise in a friendly and stimulating environment. BEST club provides a program of games, guest speakers, activities, outings and exercise. 

Enjoy reading? Come along to the CRCS book club: all welcome! 

Movies more your style? Our Involve group heads over to Hoyts Belconnen each fortnight on a Friday to check out the latest screenings.

Go on adventures 

Travelling can be very beneficial for everyone, especially seniors. Stepping out of your routine to visit new places can improve mental and physical health and provides opportunities make new friends.  

Get moving in our gym 

We offer a range of gym and exercise programs tailored for a range of fitness and mobility levels. These include sessions specifically designed for seniors. Our movement classes are practical, fun, affordable and a great way to meet new friends. 

Do some arts and crafts 

Enjoy a range of art and craft activities. Activities change regularly, but have included sewing, tie-dye, scrapbooking, mosaics card-making and upcycling old items. All materials will be supplied.  

This program also provides opportunities to collaborate with children from our early education and care centres in Belconnen. 

Make music

Ever thought about learning a new instrument? We can help!  

Our Involve program includes drumming and ukelele classes. You don't need to bring anything—just your enthusiasm to learn! 

Experience virtual reality

An experience like no other! Use cutting-edge technology, take virtual tours, watch movies around the world, and get creative with 3D sculpture, all in the comfort of your seat! 

Learn new skills 

We provide a variety of classes to help you develop new skills, based on the needs of our group members. The courses on offer change regularly, but have included languages, IT for seniors, DIY skills with the help of visiting Bunnings staff. 

Get individual support 

We can provide one-on-one services designed specifically to fit your needs and help you engage with Involve activities and programs.