We've found 12 helpful services for Wellbeing in Bangalow (Byron Shire Council LG, NSW)
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Companionship and activities
Small yearly fee

We are men with time on our hands who would like something meaningful to do. We might be restoring furniture, fixing bicycles for a local school, fixing lawn mowers or making a kids cubby house for Camp Quality to raffle. There might be a few young men working with the older men learning new skills and maybe also learning something about life. There are tea-bags, coffee cups and a comfortable area where men can sit and talk. We can also learn to cook and to how contact our families by computer.

Small yearly fee

We are men with time on our hands who would like something meaningful to do. We might be restoring furniture, fixing bicycles for a local school, fixing lawn mowers or making a kids cubby house for Camp Quality to raffle. There might be a few young men working with the older men learning new skills and maybe also learning something about life. There are tea-bags, coffee cups and a comfortable area where men can sit and talk. We can also learn to cook and to how contact our families by computer.

Wellbeing services
Subsidised

Our physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual wellbeing services can take care of you inside and out. Available via your Home Care Package or private pay. * No joining fees * No lock-in contracts * No hidden fees * No exit fees

Subsidised

Our physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual wellbeing services can take care of you inside and out. Available via your Home Care Package or private pay. * No joining fees * No lock-in contracts * No hidden fees * No exit fees

Fun exercises
Provided by COTA NSW
Subsidised

Strength for Life is a strength training and exercise program designed specifically for the over 50s in New South Wales. Progressive strength training has been shown to have a huge impact on wellbeing and quality of life. We provide a safe, fun and personalised sessions in approved facilities by expert trainers!

Subsidised

Strength for Life is a strength training and exercise program designed specifically for the over 50s in New South Wales. Progressive strength training has been shown to have a huge impact on wellbeing and quality of life. We provide a safe, fun and personalised sessions in approved facilities by expert trainers!

Knitting
Provided by Wrap with Love

Join volunteers who knit squares which are sewn together to make warm wraps to be sent all over the world to provide warmth and comfort to those suffering extreme cold. In the past 18 years we have sent more than 250,000 wraps to people in over 75 countries, including Australia, often after natural disasters. We have a wide network of area contacts and drop-off points.

Join volunteers who knit squares which are sewn together to make warm wraps to be sent all over the world to provide warmth and comfort to those suffering extreme cold. In the past 18 years we have sent more than 250,000 wraps to people in over 75 countries, including Australia, often after natural disasters. We have a wide network of area contacts and drop-off points.

Older dogs for seniors
Provided by RSPCA NSW
Subsidised
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RSPCA NSW offers a 50% discount on pets for Seniors Card holders if they adopt one of our ‘golden oldie’ animals – those are dogs and cats aged over eight years old. Golden oldies are in the prime of their life. These animals still have so much love and friendship to give to a new owner, and in many cases, will fit right into their new forever home with minimal adjustment. With an older animal, what you see is what you get!

Subsidised
Website form

RSPCA NSW offers a 50% discount on pets for Seniors Card holders if they adopt one of our ‘golden oldie’ animals – those are dogs and cats aged over eight years old. Golden oldies are in the prime of their life. These animals still have so much love and friendship to give to a new owner, and in many cases, will fit right into their new forever home with minimal adjustment. With an older animal, what you see is what you get!

Free walking groups
Provided by Heart Foundation
Free
Website form

Join Australia’s largest FREE community-based walking network! Heart Foundation Walking makes regular physical activity easy and enjoyable. Walking groups are made up of various sizes and walk at different times, distances, days and levels of difficulty. If you don’t live near an existing walking group, why not start your own? Volunteer Walk Organisers are provided free training, resources and ongoing support. Or if you prefer to walk on your own, you can join as a ‘Virtual Walker’ and track your progress online. Take the first step towards better health and join a Heart Foundation Walking group today! Heart Foundation Walking is funded nationally by the Queensland Government.

Free
Website form

Join Australia’s largest FREE community-based walking network! Heart Foundation Walking makes regular physical activity easy and enjoyable. Walking groups are made up of various sizes and walk at different times, distances, days and levels of difficulty. If you don’t live near an existing walking group, why not start your own? Volunteer Walk Organisers are provided free training, resources and ongoing support. Or if you prefer to walk on your own, you can join as a ‘Virtual Walker’ and track your progress online. Take the first step towards better health and join a Heart Foundation Walking group today! Heart Foundation Walking is funded nationally by the Queensland Government.

Find an exercise program near you!
Provided by NSW Government

Staying physically active is the single most important thing we can do to stay fit and independent as we get older. Physical activity is good for our bodies and our minds. It also helps us to remain independent and to get the most out of life. This website lets you find the many different exercise programs for over 50s in your local area.

Staying physically active is the single most important thing we can do to stay fit and independent as we get older. Physical activity is good for our bodies and our minds. It also helps us to remain independent and to get the most out of life. This website lets you find the many different exercise programs for over 50s in your local area.

Pet care
Provided by RSPCA NSW
Subsidised
Website form

The RSPCA's Aged Care program can assist with grooming, vet visits, dog walking and pet care in times of crisis.

Subsidised
Website form

The RSPCA's Aged Care program can assist with grooming, vet visits, dog walking and pet care in times of crisis.

Preventing falls
Free

Useful tips and information about how to prevent falls, plus who to talk to for help.

Free

Useful tips and information about how to prevent falls, plus who to talk to for help.

Fun, friendship and fellowship
Small yearly fee

Probus provides you with the opportunity to meet with fellow retirees on a regular basis, listen to interesting speakers and join together in activities, all in the company of new friends. There are over 1,700 Probus Clubs with more than 125,000 members over Australia and New Zealand. You can join a mixed Probus Club or Clubs for ladies or men, the choice is yours. Membership is open to any member of the community who is retired or semi-retired and is looking for Fun, Friendship and Fellowship.

Small yearly fee

Probus provides you with the opportunity to meet with fellow retirees on a regular basis, listen to interesting speakers and join together in activities, all in the company of new friends. There are over 1,700 Probus Clubs with more than 125,000 members over Australia and New Zealand. You can join a mixed Probus Club or Clubs for ladies or men, the choice is yours. Membership is open to any member of the community who is retired or semi-retired and is looking for Fun, Friendship and Fellowship.

Commercial services
Podiatry
Fee for service

Podiatrists are qualified health professionals specialising in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders, medical and surgical conditions of the feet and the lower limbs.

Fee for service

Podiatrists are qualified health professionals specialising in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders, medical and surgical conditions of the feet and the lower limbs.

Wellbeing services
Fee for service

Our physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual wellbeing services can take care of you inside and out. Available by private pay. * No joining fees * No lock-in contracts * No hidden fees * No exit fees

Fee for service

Our physical, emotional, intellectual, social and spiritual wellbeing services can take care of you inside and out. Available by private pay. * No joining fees * No lock-in contracts * No hidden fees * No exit fees