Community Support Groups
Volunteer Digital Mentoring is a one-on-one service at Springwood Neighbourhood Centre where a volunteer can help you become more familiar with your smart phone, iPad, or tablet. It's a FREE group. Bookings are a must, so call the Centre on 4751 3033 for more information and to RSVP.
Talking Gazette is a FREE local news resource provided weekly on CD/DVD that overviews the Blue Mountains Gazette and is produced by rotating volunteer narrators. To sign up to the service, contact the Centre on 4751 3033.
Dementia Carers Support Group is a group for those caring for loved ones with Dementia. Our friendly Blue Mountains wide group welcomes everyone. We offer useful information and resources, as well as guest speakers and opportunities for informal mentoring, social support and networking. The group meets on the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month, from 10am until 12pm at Tanderra OOSH. Contact the Centre for confirmation on dates and locations as they are subject to change.
Raising Kin is a support group for grandparents, relatives and kinship carers who care for a child who is a relative. Come along to meet others who are the primary carers of a grandchild, niece or nephew, sibling or other relative who is not their child. This group meet on the first Wednesday of the month during school terms at 10am until 12pm, at Tanderra OOSH, Springwood.
Mental Health and Wellbeing Support Group is a support group for anyone with a lived experience of mental health issues. This group combines a mix of guest speakers, peer support, and artistic activities. It meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, from 1.30pm until 3.30pm, during school term. It meets in Springwood Neighbourhood Centre's drop-in lounge. (Formally Peers in Recovery and Artscope).