The Huon Valley Council operates a number of activities for seniors throughout the year.
Monday Mind Games is a great opportunity to meet people, have fun and keep your mind active!
Come along and play a range of games including Mah Jong, Cribbage, Euchre and Scrabble.
Monday Mind Games is held from 11.45am to 2.45pm at the Huon Community Health Centre, 7-9 Sale Street in Huonville
Participation is by a gold coin donation.
The Mayor's Afternoon Tea is scheduled to be held on Wednesday 2 October 2013 between 1 - 3pm at the Huonville Bowls Club. The special guest entertainers are Day Star Duo.
To join us for an afternoon of fun and entertainment, laughter and delicious food please contact the Council's Customer Service Centre on 6264 0300 before 27 September 2013 as seats are limited. Transport can be provided upon request.
Images of the Mayor's Afternoon Tea 2012:
The next Rural Health Expo will be held on Thursday 14 November 2013.
Images of the Rural Health Expo held in November 2011:
The Senior's Health Expo was held on Friday 29 June 2012 and was a great opportunity for people to try out different activities as well as see displays of products and services available for use in and around your home.
The next Senior's Health Expo will be next held in 2014.
Images of the Senior's Health Expo held in 2012:
The Huon Valley Council has organised the Stroke Foundation Stroke Safe Ambassador to talk about stroke prevention.
Each session will cover:
The Seniors First Aid courses were held in July 2013 at Huonville, Cygnet, Geeveston and Dover with 45 participants. The courses were conducted by a registered first aid trainer and covered a range of subjects including asthma, heart attack, stroke, choking, diabetes and CPR.
Huon Valley Council's Rural Health Unit runs a number of courses and information sessions for seniors. For further information or to make suggestions for future events please contact the Council's Senior's Health Officer on 6264 0331 (Monday to Thursday)
These programs receive funding from the Tasmanian Medicare Local.