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Lifeline Counselling resumes at BNC.

Media Release – Lifeline Counselling service resumes in Belmont to help local people What: Launch of the resumption of Lifeline’s counseling service at Belmont Neighbourhood Centre. Where: Belmont Neighbourhood Centre, 359 Pacific Highway Belmont North. People living in Belmont and surrounding areas of Lake Macquarie again have local access to affordable Lifeline counselling, thanks to […]

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Belmont Supported Playgroup – Thursdays during the school term, from 9am – 12pm.

Autism Spectrum Australia (ASPECT) and the St Vincent de Paul Society’s Ability Links Program are offering a playgroup to engage all children, including those with a developmental delay, disability or additional needs. The playgroup is an opportunity for parents/carers to connect with each other and learn practical strategies to support their child’s learning and development. […]

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Elder Abuse Forum

Belmont Neighbourhood Centre is hosting an Elder Abuse Forum, to provide information and spread awareness about Elder Abuse in Australia. Lots of special guests will speak about elder abuse issues and ways to protect yourself and your family: Sparke Helmore lawyers, Legal Aid NSW, the Dept. of Fair Trading, and other agencies which can provide […]

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Facebook Lessons

Want to use facebook to stay in touch with your friends and family but dont know how? Our amazing computer tutor volunteers can show you how to use facebook and many of it’s functions. Every wednesday from 11am – 12 noon. $5 per class, or $7 for non-members. Bookings are required – please call us […]

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Driving for over 65’s

BNC is holding a free workshop for drivers who are 65 years and over. Learn about defensive driving and ways to stay safe on busy roads. And the workshop includes a FREE BBQ lunch! 10th October from 1:30pm – 2:30pm.

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Mental Health Month

October 2016 is Mental Health Month! BNC is encouraging people and communities to learn more about mental health and use that knowledge to grow personally and take control of their mental wellbeing. All are welcome to attend our Mental Health Awareness Community Luncheon! In partnership with Lifeline Hunter Central Coast Heart Foundation and WayAhead – […]

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Free Hearing Tests

Do you have trouble hearing? Come and get your hearing tested for FREE and find out which frequencies you have trouble hearing. Big thanks to Australian Hearing for providing this great service! Bookings are essential, call us on 4947 0031 to secure your spot.

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Free Reading/Writing classes

BNC is excited to launch a new program – Reading and Writing Lessons for Adults. Mary, who lives locally, has kindly offered her time to provide FREE one-on-one reading and writing lessons, to help boost confidence in literacy. After retiring from full time work, with creative writing and literacy training skills under her belt, Mary […]

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