Adelaide Hills Fleurieu Peninsula Yorke Peninsula Barossa Valley

Social Support Groups and Activities

To participate in a group or activity please contact us to register so that together we can find the right group for you.
(NB to attend a group, carers and clients must be registered. So they cannot just ‘rock up’ and join in – they must have registered with MAC or as a Carer.)

Central Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Central Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Central Yorke Peninsula, meetings are held weekly at either, Maitland, Ardrossan or Port Clinton

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Kit Kat Youth

Kit Kat Youth

Group for young carers 12- 18 years of age focusing on building friendships, craft, talking and fun hands on activities

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Kool Kidz

Kool Kidz

Group for young carers 5-12 years of age, focusing on building friendships, craft, talking and fun hands on activities

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Bounce Back Support Group

Bounce Back Support Group

Social Support & education sessions for parents caring for people who may have Autism Spectrum Disorder or other disabilities who live on the Yorke Peninsula.

Meetings are held within the Copper Coast and also in Yorketown

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Dementia Carer Support Group – CYP, NYP & SYP

Dementia Carer Support Group – CYP, NYP & SYP

Social Support and education sessions for Carers caring for someone with Dementia, either at home, living with others or in a residential setting, meets in 3 locations on a monthly basis.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Southern Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Southern Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Southern Yorke Peninsula.

Luncheons are held monthly at either, Edithburgh, Yorketown, Pt Turton or Pt Vincent.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Parkinson’s Support Group – NYP, SYP

Parkinson’s Support Group – NYP, SYP

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have Parkinson’s live on the Northern & Southern Yorke Peninsula and surrounding areas.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Social Butterflies

Social Butterflies

After Hours Social Support and education sessions for All Carers meeting bi-monthly in Kadina after normal business hours.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Edithburgh Country Classics

Edithburgh Country Classics

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets fortnightly on Mondays in Edithburgh enjoying food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Pt Turton Country Bumpkins

Pt Turton Country Bumpkins

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets fortnightly on Tuesdays in Pt Turton enjoying food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Chat Group

Chat Group

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets weekly on Tuesday mornings in Kadina enjoying morning tea, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Forget me Nots

Forget me Nots

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets weekly on Monday’s in Kadina enjoying food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Wise Owls

Wise Owls

Social Support Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets weekly alternating between Kadina and Ardrossan for food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group

Suitable for:


Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Food, Fun & Friendship (FFF) Outing

Food, Fun & Friendship (FFF) Outing

Carers and Disability Link’ facilitate a social outing

The Outing offers the following benefits to people who attend:

> Opportunity to tour a different part of the countryside & experience different scenery
> The enjoyment of a delicious lunch time meal in a Hotel, Restaurant of Café
> The sharing of social conversation with other people within your community

A CADL Staff member and Volunteer attends each outing.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Barossa Bush Gardens & Carers and Disability Link Social Support Groups

Barossa Bush Gardens & Carers and Disability Link Social Support Groups

This unique program engages older people with socially valued activities such as nursery skills, education, arts in nature and social interactions.

We facilitate two groups:

  • Monday’s group is for the Gentlemen
  • Wednesday’s group is for the Ladies

Activities are conducted by a qualified Bushgardens Tutor with the support and assistance of Carers’ and Disability Link Contractors and Volunteers.

Activities Include:

  • Planting seedlings
  • Nature walks
  • Arts in nature activities
  • Garden design
  • Care of plants
  • Nursery skills
  • Education
  • Fun, fresh air, fellowship

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Barossa Valley
‘Hello Monday’ & ‘Caring Coffee Club’ Groups

‘Hello Monday’ & ‘Caring Coffee Club’ Groups

Social games & quizzes, music & entertainment , cooking & crafts, fun and reminisce, bus trips and guest speakers...

Hello Monday Club: Every Monday
Caring Coffee Club: Every Wednesday
Activities include:

  • Social games & quizzes, music & entertainment , cooking & crafts, fun and reminisce, bus trips and guest speakers
  • Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of our Contractors and Volunteers
  • Enjoy a delicious home made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Barossa ValleyFleurieu Peninsula
Young Carers’ Groups

Young Carers’ Groups

Chill (focus on building relationships, eating, chatting, and other activities)

Study space Tuesday
Study space Thursday
Outings

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa ValleyYorke Peninsula
Williamstown Carers’ Group

Williamstown Carers’ Group

Carers caring for people who have a wide variety of disabilities & illnesses who live in the Williamstown region.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Retired Carers’ Group

Retired Carers’ Group

Carers who are no longer caring but wish to continue the social connections made through Carers and Disability' Link.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Reflections

Reflections

Carers of people living with a mental illness, who would like to share their experiences and issues as Carers with other Carers in similar situations, and in return, offer support and insight into what has been helpful to them.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Caring for Carers

Caring for Carers

A course for Parents/Carers of children with a disability. Contact with Coralie is required if interested.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Top Blokes

Top Blokes

Male Carers.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Mixed Blessings

Mixed Blessings

Parents and Carers of children who have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses.

Suitable for:


Available at:

Barossa Valley
MHC&F’s

MHC&F’s

Carers of people living with a mental illness, and the person they care for.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Mental Health Carers’ Group

Mental Health Carers’ Group

Carers caring for a person living with a mental illness.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Let’s Lunch R&R

Let’s Lunch R&R

Carers who have been attending Let’s Lunch whose caring role has changed.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Let’s Lunch Thursday

Let’s Lunch Thursday

Carers and the person they care for living with Dementia or Memory Loss.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Let’s Lunch Tuesday

Let’s Lunch Tuesday

Carers and the person they care for living with Dementia or Memory Loss.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Freeling REST Group

Freeling REST Group

Carers caring for a person who is frail aged and have a focus on dementia or memory loss, who live in Freeling and surrounds.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Kapunda Carers’ Group

Kapunda Carers’ Group

Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Kapunda area.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
In It For The Long Haul

In It For The Long Haul

Parents and Carers of older children or adults with a disability.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Happy Wanderers

Happy Wanderers

Older Carers (over 65 years) caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses, and the person they care for.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Eudunda/Robertstown Carers

Eudunda/Robertstown Carers

Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in these areas, and the person they care for.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Dementia Carers’ Support Group

Dementia Carers’ Support Group

Carers caring for a person with Dementia or Memory Loss.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Chicken and Chips (Employed Carers)

Chicken and Chips (Employed Carers)

Carers who are employed or studying, and voluntarily care for family members or friends who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Barossa Valley Carers’ Group

Barossa Valley Carers’ Group

Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Barossa Valley and surrounds, and who enjoy a social outing.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Needles & Pins

Needles & Pins

After Hours Support Group where Carers and Carees on the Copper Coast get together to knit, sew and inspire each other in their roles.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
After Hours Carer Support Group –  NYP

After Hours Carer Support Group – NYP

Social Support and education sessions for All Carers meeting bi-monthly in Kadina after normal business hours.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Point Pearce Women’s Group

Point Pearce Women’s Group

Indigenous Social Support & educational sessions

Held fortnightly for Carers on the Yorke Peninsula caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses meeting at the Central Yorke Peninsula and surrounding areas.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
SYP Carer Luncheons

SYP Carer Luncheons

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Southern Yorke Peninsula, luncheons are held monthly at either, Edithburgh, Yorketown, Pt Turton or Pt Vincent.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Carers of Children with Special Needs

Carers of Children with Special Needs

Social Support & education sessions for parents caring for people who may have Autism Spectrum Disorder or other disabilities who live on the Yorke Peninsula.

Group meets monthly, not meeting in School Holidays, Groups based in NYP, and CYP/SYP.

Suitable for:

Disability

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
SYP Carer Luncheons

SYP Carer Luncheons

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Southern Yorke Peninsula, luncheons are held monthly at either, Edithburgh, Yorketown, Pt Turton or Pt Vincent.

Suitable for:

CarersDisability

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Yarns & Crafts

Yarns & Crafts

Social support group incorporating crafts and discussion for Carers in Copper Coast area, meeting monthly, BYO materials.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Copper Coast Carers Social Group

Copper Coast Carers Social Group

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Copper Coast area.

Group meets on a monthly basis.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Port Broughton & Bute Carers Luncheon

Port Broughton & Bute Carers Luncheon

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Port Broughton, Bute and surrounding areas.

Group meets on a monthly basis.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Mini Young Carers

Mini Young Carers

Group for mini young cares 5-12 years of age.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Young Carers

Young Carers

Group of young carers 12- 18 years of age.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
YOD Carer Lunch Group

YOD Carer Lunch Group

For Carers, at various cafés and restaurants in the Adelaide Hills.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Younger Onset Dementia Support Group

Younger Onset Dementia Support Group

For Carers and their Cared for at Summit Health Mount Barker. Light supper provided.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Carers at the Hut, Aldgate

Carers at the Hut, Aldgate

Opportunity for socialising, support and information gathering.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Shopper’s Delight

Shopper’s Delight

Volunteer driver takes Carers to various shopping centres

Departs from Strathalbyn.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Mental Health Group

Mental Health Group

A Carers group held in Woodside for afternoon tea.

An opportunity for social chatting and occasionally we have a guest speaker.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Lightning Group

Lightning Group

For Carers and their Cared for. A social bus trip to various locations.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Kaleidoscope Coffee Group

Kaleidoscope Coffee Group

For Carers of Children/young adults with special needs coffee catch-up at Mt Barker.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

For Carers of children/young adults with Special needs. Lunch, networking, support and information at the Woodside office.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Gadabouts

Gadabouts

A social group for Cares which offers full days outings to various locations by mini bus. Departs Strathalbyn and picks up in Mount Barker.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Strathalbyn Coffee Group

Strathalbyn Coffee Group

An informal social group for Carers to meet and chat.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Forget Me Nots

Forget Me Nots

For Carers of people with Dementia. Departs Woodside – various venues, activities & guest speakers.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Day Trippers

Day Trippers

A social group for Carers offering a full day outing by bus to various locations.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Caring and Sharing

Caring and Sharing

Various topics discussed at the Strathalbyn office for Carers.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Blokes Group

Blokes Group

Male Carers go out on a full day trip by bus to various locations from Woodside.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Old Time Movies

Old Time Movies

Carers meet at the Strathalbyn Carers and Disability Link Office to watch classic movies.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Caring Coffee Club Social Support Group

Caring Coffee Club Social Support Group

Enjoy a delicious home-made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.

Friendships are nurtured and developed in a safe and positive setting.

Activities Include:
Men’s Workshop Tinker Shed
Games and quizzes
Music, entertainment and guest speakers
Cooking and crafts
Fun and reminiscence style activities
Bus trips

Suitable for:


Available at:

Barossa Valley
Hello Monday Social Support Group

Hello Monday Social Support Group

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.Activities are conducted by a qualified Li

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.

Enjoy a delicious home-made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Friendships are nurtured and developed in a safe and positive setting.

Activities Include:
Men’s Workshop Tinker Shed
Games and quizzes
Music, entertainment and guest speakers
Cooking and crafts
Fun and reminiscence style activities
Bus trips

Suitable for:


Available at:

Barossa ValleyAdelaide Hills
Food, Fun & Friendship (FFF) Outing

Food, Fun & Friendship (FFF) Outing

Carers and Disability Link’ facilitate a social outing

The Outing offers the following benefits to people who attend:

> Opportunity to tour a different part of the countryside & experience different scenery
> The enjoyment of a delicious lunch time meal in a Hotel, Restaurant of Café
> The sharing of social conversation with other people within your community

A CADL Staff member and Volunteer attends each outing.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Barossa Bush Gardens & Carers and Disability Link Social Support Groups

Barossa Bush Gardens & Carers and Disability Link Social Support Groups

This unique program engages older people with socially valued activities such as nursery skills, education, arts in nature and social interactions.

We facilitate two groups:

  • Monday’s group is for the Gentlemen
  • Wednesday’s group is for the Ladies

Activities are conducted by a qualified Bushgardens Tutor with the support and assistance of Carers’ and Disability Link Contractors and Volunteers.

Activities Include:

  • Planting seedlings
  • Nature walks
  • Arts in nature activities
  • Garden design
  • Care of plants
  • Nursery skills
  • Education
  • Fun, fresh air, fellowship

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Barossa Valley
‘Hello Monday’ & ‘Caring Coffee Club’ Groups

‘Hello Monday’ & ‘Caring Coffee Club’ Groups

Social games & quizzes, music & entertainment , cooking & crafts, fun and reminisce, bus trips and guest speakers...

Hello Monday Club: Every Monday
Caring Coffee Club: Every Wednesday
Activities include:

  • Social games & quizzes, music & entertainment , cooking & crafts, fun and reminisce, bus trips and guest speakers
  • Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of our Contractors and Volunteers
  • Enjoy a delicious home made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Barossa ValleyFleurieu Peninsula
Young Carers’ Groups

Young Carers’ Groups

Chill (focus on building relationships, eating, chatting, and other activities)

Study space Tuesday
Study space Thursday
Outings

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa ValleyYorke Peninsula
Williamstown Carers’ Group

Williamstown Carers’ Group

Carers caring for people who have a wide variety of disabilities & illnesses who live in the Williamstown region.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Retired Carers’ Group

Retired Carers’ Group

Carers who are no longer caring but wish to continue the social connections made through Carers and Disability' Link.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Reflections

Reflections

Carers of people living with a mental illness, who would like to share their experiences and issues as Carers with other Carers in similar situations, and in return, offer support and insight into what has been helpful to them.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Caring for Carers

Caring for Carers

A course for Parents/Carers of children with a disability. Contact with Coralie is required if interested.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Top Blokes

Top Blokes

Male Carers.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Mixed Blessings

Mixed Blessings

Parents and Carers of children who have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses.

Suitable for:


Available at:

Barossa Valley
MHC&F’s

MHC&F’s

Carers of people living with a mental illness, and the person they care for.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Mental Health Carers’ Group

Mental Health Carers’ Group

Carers caring for a person living with a mental illness.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Let’s Lunch R&R

Let’s Lunch R&R

Carers who have been attending Let’s Lunch whose caring role has changed.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Let’s Lunch Thursday

Let’s Lunch Thursday

Carers and the person they care for living with Dementia or Memory Loss.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Let’s Lunch Tuesday

Let’s Lunch Tuesday

Carers and the person they care for living with Dementia or Memory Loss.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Freeling REST Group

Freeling REST Group

Carers caring for a person who is frail aged and have a focus on dementia or memory loss, who live in Freeling and surrounds.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Kapunda Carers’ Group

Kapunda Carers’ Group

Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Kapunda area.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
In It For The Long Haul

In It For The Long Haul

Parents and Carers of older children or adults with a disability.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Happy Wanderers

Happy Wanderers

Older Carers (over 65 years) caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses, and the person they care for.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Eudunda/Robertstown Carers

Eudunda/Robertstown Carers

Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in these areas, and the person they care for.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Dementia Carers’ Support Group

Dementia Carers’ Support Group

Carers caring for a person with Dementia or Memory Loss.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Chicken and Chips (Employed Carers)

Chicken and Chips (Employed Carers)

Carers who are employed or studying, and voluntarily care for family members or friends who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Barossa Valley Carers’ Group

Barossa Valley Carers’ Group

Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Barossa Valley and surrounds, and who enjoy a social outing.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa Valley
Caring Coffee Club Social Support Group

Caring Coffee Club Social Support Group

Enjoy a delicious home-made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.

Friendships are nurtured and developed in a safe and positive setting.

Activities Include:
Men’s Workshop Tinker Shed
Games and quizzes
Music, entertainment and guest speakers
Cooking and crafts
Fun and reminiscence style activities
Bus trips

Suitable for:


Available at:

Barossa Valley
Hello Monday Social Support Group

Hello Monday Social Support Group

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.Activities are conducted by a qualified Li

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.

Enjoy a delicious home-made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Friendships are nurtured and developed in a safe and positive setting.

Activities Include:
Men’s Workshop Tinker Shed
Games and quizzes
Music, entertainment and guest speakers
Cooking and crafts
Fun and reminiscence style activities
Bus trips

Suitable for:


Available at:

Barossa ValleyAdelaide Hills
Mini Young Carers

Mini Young Carers

Group for mini young cares 5-12 years of age.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Young Carers

Young Carers

Group of young carers 12- 18 years of age.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
YOD Carer Lunch Group

YOD Carer Lunch Group

For Carers, at various cafés and restaurants in the Adelaide Hills.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Younger Onset Dementia Support Group

Younger Onset Dementia Support Group

For Carers and their Cared for at Summit Health Mount Barker. Light supper provided.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Carers at the Hut, Aldgate

Carers at the Hut, Aldgate

Opportunity for socialising, support and information gathering.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Shopper’s Delight

Shopper’s Delight

Volunteer driver takes Carers to various shopping centres

Departs from Strathalbyn.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Mental Health Group

Mental Health Group

A Carers group held in Woodside for afternoon tea.

An opportunity for social chatting and occasionally we have a guest speaker.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Lightning Group

Lightning Group

For Carers and their Cared for. A social bus trip to various locations.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Kaleidoscope Coffee Group

Kaleidoscope Coffee Group

For Carers of Children/young adults with special needs coffee catch-up at Mt Barker.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope

For Carers of children/young adults with Special needs. Lunch, networking, support and information at the Woodside office.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Gadabouts

Gadabouts

A social group for Cares which offers full days outings to various locations by mini bus. Departs Strathalbyn and picks up in Mount Barker.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Strathalbyn Coffee Group

Strathalbyn Coffee Group

An informal social group for Carers to meet and chat.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Forget Me Nots

Forget Me Nots

For Carers of people with Dementia. Departs Woodside – various venues, activities & guest speakers.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Day Trippers

Day Trippers

A social group for Carers offering a full day outing by bus to various locations.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Caring and Sharing

Caring and Sharing

Various topics discussed at the Strathalbyn office for Carers.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Blokes Group

Blokes Group

Male Carers go out on a full day trip by bus to various locations from Woodside.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Old Time Movies

Old Time Movies

Carers meet at the Strathalbyn Carers and Disability Link Office to watch classic movies.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Adelaide Hills
Hello Monday Social Support Group

Hello Monday Social Support Group

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.Activities are conducted by a qualified Li

Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of Contractors and Volunteers.

Enjoy a delicious home-made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Friendships are nurtured and developed in a safe and positive setting.

Activities Include:
Men’s Workshop Tinker Shed
Games and quizzes
Music, entertainment and guest speakers
Cooking and crafts
Fun and reminiscence style activities
Bus trips

Suitable for:


Available at:

Barossa ValleyAdelaide Hills
Central Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Central Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Central Yorke Peninsula, meetings are held weekly at either, Maitland, Ardrossan or Port Clinton

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Kit Kat Youth

Kit Kat Youth

Group for young carers 12- 18 years of age focusing on building friendships, craft, talking and fun hands on activities

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Kool Kidz

Kool Kidz

Group for young carers 5-12 years of age, focusing on building friendships, craft, talking and fun hands on activities

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Bounce Back Support Group

Bounce Back Support Group

Social Support & education sessions for parents caring for people who may have Autism Spectrum Disorder or other disabilities who live on the Yorke Peninsula.

Meetings are held within the Copper Coast and also in Yorketown

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Dementia Carer Support Group – CYP, NYP & SYP

Dementia Carer Support Group – CYP, NYP & SYP

Social Support and education sessions for Carers caring for someone with Dementia, either at home, living with others or in a residential setting, meets in 3 locations on a monthly basis.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Southern Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Southern Yorke Peninsula Carers Social Groups

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Southern Yorke Peninsula.

Luncheons are held monthly at either, Edithburgh, Yorketown, Pt Turton or Pt Vincent.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Parkinson’s Support Group – NYP, SYP

Parkinson’s Support Group – NYP, SYP

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have Parkinson’s live on the Northern & Southern Yorke Peninsula and surrounding areas.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Social Butterflies

Social Butterflies

After Hours Social Support and education sessions for All Carers meeting bi-monthly in Kadina after normal business hours.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Edithburgh Country Classics

Edithburgh Country Classics

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets fortnightly on Mondays in Edithburgh enjoying food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Pt Turton Country Bumpkins

Pt Turton Country Bumpkins

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets fortnightly on Tuesdays in Pt Turton enjoying food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Chat Group

Chat Group

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets weekly on Tuesday mornings in Kadina enjoying morning tea, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Forget me Nots

Forget me Nots

A Centre Based Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets weekly on Monday’s in Kadina enjoying food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Wise Owls

Wise Owls

Social Support Group run under the Commonwealth Home Support Program.

Group meets weekly alternating between Kadina and Ardrossan for food, activities and friendship. Eligibility requirements must be met to attend this group

Suitable for:


Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Young Carers’ Groups

Young Carers’ Groups

Chill (focus on building relationships, eating, chatting, and other activities)

Study space Tuesday
Study space Thursday
Outings

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Barossa ValleyYorke Peninsula
Needles & Pins

Needles & Pins

After Hours Support Group where Carers and Carees on the Copper Coast get together to knit, sew and inspire each other in their roles.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
After Hours Carer Support Group –  NYP

After Hours Carer Support Group – NYP

Social Support and education sessions for All Carers meeting bi-monthly in Kadina after normal business hours.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Point Pearce Women’s Group

Point Pearce Women’s Group

Indigenous Social Support & educational sessions

Held fortnightly for Carers on the Yorke Peninsula caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses meeting at the Central Yorke Peninsula and surrounding areas.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
SYP Carer Luncheons

SYP Carer Luncheons

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Southern Yorke Peninsula, luncheons are held monthly at either, Edithburgh, Yorketown, Pt Turton or Pt Vincent.

Suitable for:

Everyone

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Carers of Children with Special Needs

Carers of Children with Special Needs

Social Support & education sessions for parents caring for people who may have Autism Spectrum Disorder or other disabilities who live on the Yorke Peninsula.

Group meets monthly, not meeting in School Holidays, Groups based in NYP, and CYP/SYP.

Suitable for:

Disability

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
SYP Carer Luncheons

SYP Carer Luncheons

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Southern Yorke Peninsula, luncheons are held monthly at either, Edithburgh, Yorketown, Pt Turton or Pt Vincent.

Suitable for:

CarersDisability

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Yarns & Crafts

Yarns & Crafts

Social support group incorporating crafts and discussion for Carers in Copper Coast area, meeting monthly, BYO materials.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Copper Coast Carers Social Group

Copper Coast Carers Social Group

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Copper Coast area.

Group meets on a monthly basis.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
Port Broughton & Bute Carers Luncheon

Port Broughton & Bute Carers Luncheon

Social Support for Carers caring for people who may have a wide variety of disabilities and illnesses who live in the Port Broughton, Bute and surrounding areas.

Group meets on a monthly basis.

Suitable for:

Carers

Available at:

Yorke Peninsula
‘Hello Monday’ & ‘Caring Coffee Club’ Groups

‘Hello Monday’ & ‘Caring Coffee Club’ Groups

Social games & quizzes, music & entertainment , cooking & crafts, fun and reminisce, bus trips and guest speakers...

Hello Monday Club: Every Monday
Caring Coffee Club: Every Wednesday
Activities include:

  • Social games & quizzes, music & entertainment , cooking & crafts, fun and reminisce, bus trips and guest speakers
  • Activities are conducted by a qualified Lifestyle Coordinator with the support and assistance of our Contractors and Volunteers
  • Enjoy a delicious home made meal, good conversation and meaningful activities.

Suitable for:

Aged

Available at:

Barossa ValleyFleurieu Peninsula