The first workshop of a brave and exciting new journey!

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I have been given the opportunity to be involved in ‘The Life of Byron: Conversations with the Elderly’ which is a pilot project devised by Cat Seddon at the Byron Community Centre and is a brave bringing together of older people in the community, story telling and digital technology. The aim of the project is to invite older residents from the Byron Shire to participate in two workshops where they will look at the art of storytelling, and then give them the chance to tell a story from their own... Read The Rest →

About the Byron Healthy Project

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The Byron Community Centre have secured federal funding from the Department of Health and Aging to develop a community-based volunteer program over a period of three years. The community-based volunteer program objective is to use creative therapy and a person-centred approach to facilitate meaningful interactions between people from different generations and cultures to celebrate older people, their achievements and life-long contribution to our community through a series of group activities and on-going Social Groups. These Groups would serve as hubs for social networking, information sharing and referral. The Program will... Read The Rest →

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