Meet new people, learn new skills and have unforgettable experiences in a safe and friendly environment through our Involve social support groups for seniors.
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:
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.
Got an idea for a new Involve activity, group or adventure? We would love to know your ideas. Please email email@example.com.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
We can provide one-on-one services designed specifically to fit your needs and help you engage with Involve activities and programs.