The Amaroo Day Club is a day respite program catering for people with dementia. The purpose of the Amaroo Day Club is to support carers of people with dementia by providing a respite service. The Day Club has been operating since 1987 and is funded by the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP).
The Amaroo Day Club strives to provide a wide variety of flexible activities which encourage participation, mental stimulation and the maintenance of physical abilities in a social setting. Also being responsive to the social, cultural and physical needs of the clients.
Activities include: craft, outings, entertainment, word games and quizzes.
The Day Club is held in the UPA Murray River Community Centre on Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays each week between 10.00am and 3:00pm. The cost is $15.00 per day including lunch. Transport can be provided where required at no extra cost.
Please note: Prior diagnosis of Dementia is required.
For more information phone: (02) 6025 1776.