Blog

07 Nov My Dementia Journey

I was asked to write a short story about my interest in becoming a part of the Meeting Centre Support Program. I will start from the beginning – My name is Dragana and the first time I heard about dementia was 20 years ago, soon after...

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19 Oct The Meeting Centre Support Program

An innovative way of caring for people with dementia and their carers My name is Amal Madani. I am the Director of Community Services at 3Bridges Community. I have been working in the aged care sector for the last 14 years including respite care and carer...

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09 Oct World Mental Health Day

I couldn't have imagined the impact on my life, when I agreed to participate in an extraordinary film making course which I was referred to by Partners in Recovery to be part of the joint film making initiative by 3 Bridges and Bus Stop Films...

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01 Oct 3Points Connect – Living to 100 a Blessing or a Curse?

The 3Points Connection Series is presented by 3Bridges. The theme for 2017 is Building Inclusive Communities. The outcomes that the 3Points Connection Series seeks to provide include: A purposeful connection with forward-thinking people to build collaborative inclusive communities Models for sustainable social ventures that focus on...

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13 Sep “I’m Still Here” Showcase

3Bridges Community is committed to looking after the health and well-being needs of our community, working with the whole family from the very young through to the elderly. ‘I’m Still Here’ was a Liveable Communities project, funded by NSW Family & Community Services, that saw...

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21 Aug Helping our boys become great men

The transition from boy to man is the most important and most challenging journey a man will take in his lifetime. But where is the line that the boy must cross to tell him he’s now a man? What does it even mean to be...

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31 Jul Inclusive Volunteering

The benefits of involving volunteers are well known at 3Bridges Community and we are proud to have over 300 volunteers working to support the community in many varied roles. Volunteers report that they get a great deal out of volunteering, particularly by feeling good about...

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24 Jul 3Bridges New Penshurst Community Centre

Last Friday 3Bridges Community was celebrating New Building Launch at Penshurst! Approximately 110 people gathered together to enjoy the morning tea and celebrate this beautiful day. 3Bridges is really pleased to have successfully completed construction of this new building at 23 St Georges Road, Penshurst. Federal...

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10 Jul 3Bridges celebrating NAIDOC Week 2017

NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life. The week is a great opportunity...

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