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Latest News & Events

ADEC Presentation: Indian Seniors Social Club Wyndham

Indian Seniors Social Club cropped smallThe Indian Seniors Social Club from Wyndham requested a presentation on “Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Depression” for their community. Dianne rose to the challenge.

The Club meet regularly on the last Saturday of every month and are led by Nirmal Pathik...

Update - Peehu Gupta - Planned Activities Program Coordinator at ADEC

Approved photo smallThe Groups Activities area has entered an interesting phase. We are currently trying to set up new groups in the west of Melbourne. Very soon, we will start with two High Needs Arabic groups. We may also start a Karen Support Group, Sudanese Support Group and a Greek Carers Support Group in the near future. We have recently started with a new Afghan Wellbeing Group too. Owing to the great success of the Afghan exercise classes last year, we were fortunate enough to get funding again from the City of Casey to continue providing the exercise classes this year.

Greek Carers Group to start at Werribee

ADEC is planning to start a Greek Carers Group in the west. Why not come to our information session?

EFFIEsmallThis group will be based in the Werribee area.


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