Blog

07 Jun Reconciliation Week Walk 2017

3Bridges vision for reconciliation is to enhance our knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, histories, cultures, and goals for the future and to enable 3Bridges Community to better engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. At 3Bridges, we embrace change and...

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22 May 3Bridges Tai Chi

3Bridges Community is very proud to run Tai Chi classes at our Arncliffe, Carss Park and Menai Community Centres. We have Thai Chi classes available for beginners and intermediate level as well as Tai Chi to help with arthritis. It only cost $10 per 1...

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15 May Bob’s Story

Bob has recently turned 84 and has been accessing our HACC (CHSP) services such as Shopping and Social Outings and domestic assistance since 2010. As Bobs needs increased he was assessed and approved for a Level 3 HCP in October 2014. Bob very much wanted...

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08 May Animal Therapy for Disability Group

Last week 3Bridges invited Kindifarm to visit our Penshurst Community Centre and share the knowledge and passion for animals with our disability group. People really enjoyed having animals on site and being able to hold them and feed them. There was such a variety of...

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18 Apr 3Bridges Children’s Services: What’s New?

What’s happening at 3Bridges Children’s Services this year: The new hall at Penshurst is looking great. 3Bridges Arrowsmith Program is moving in soon, right next to Children’s Services . We are holding our Easter School Holiday Craft program at 3Bridges Menai Community Centre. April Vacation Care will...

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12 Apr BE Yourself Youth Week 2017

To Celebrate Youth Week 2017, 3Bridges Community worked hard (with Georges River Council and Westfield) to deliver a week of marvellous and exciting events for our youth in Sydney. This took place in Westfield Hurstville as well as our 3Bridges Youth Centre. Teens could enjoy the...

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04 Apr Radio Savvy

From February to April this year, Pat Cranney, our Liveable Communities Project Coordinator, worked with students from the Kogarah Intensive English Centre (KIEC) to create short radio programs as part of the ‘Radio Savvy’ component of the ‘I’m Still Here’ project. The short radio pieces,...

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30 Mar Shave for a Cure and Harmony Day

In the month of March our coordinator Karen arranged for Penshurst West, Penshurst ASC, and Mortdale ASC to participate in the Leukaemia Foundations Greatest shave for a cure. Between all Services we raised $132.00 though gold coin donations!!!!!!!! Wohhooo!!!! :) Services on that afternoon held discussions...

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24 Mar Teddy Project

3Bridges Reading to Teddy project was a fabulous event that gathered all our early years support volunteers and mothers with children. The event was held at Penshurst RSL club, attendees enjoyed some refreshing drinks and amazing food. We had a visiting speaker - Gerry Marr...

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22 Feb The Importance of Reframing Ageing In Our Community

Society’s Current View Of ‘Getting Old’ Ask someone what images the word ‘ageing’ conjures up in their minds and you are likely to be met with terms such as frail, old, sick and illness. As a society, we have been conditioned over time to believe that...

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