Activities Program

Residents are encouraged to participate in activities organised by the Home.

Activities include:

Newspaper Reading
Residents are read current affair topics from advertiser so they can keep up with what is happening in the world and discuss the article of interest within a social atmosphere. There are also several Newspaper tables around the Home for residents to catch up on news

Arts/Craft
This activity is run weekly, residents are able to use past learnt skills such as knitting, crocheting, painting, sewing, cutting and making things to decorate the home.

Hobby Ladies
This activity is run on a Tuesday morning. Craft items are made and the products are sold to support the home. Volunteers come from the community and assist residents.

Scrabble/Cards
Residents get together in a social environment and play cards or scrabble.

Cooking
Is run weekly in different areas and residents enjoy using past learnt skills and cooking some of their favorite recipes.

Gardening
We have a sensory garden with a vegetable patch. Vegetables are planted here for residents in raised garden beds to use in the cooking groups.

Exercises
There are exercise groups occurring throughout the Home each week including a Yoga group which meets fortnightly for those residents who would like to participate.

Singing His Praise
Volunteer organ players come to our chapel to play Hymns for residents who choose to gather and sing the Hymns.

Tempting Taste Buds
This activity is run fortnightly and residents enjoy a social activity.

Entertainment
Every month different entertainers come and entertain the residents.

Bingo
This activity is run in various areas around the Home.

Flower Arranging
Residents enjoy watching and helping leisure and lifestyle staff make flower arrangements to put on display.

Honey Pot
This coffee shop is opened daily from 1:45pm to 4:15pm the residents are able to go there and enjoy afternoon tea and the Honey Pot also sell items for the residents to buy.

Indoor Bowls
This is run each week in the Chapel and Activity area in Beltana for residents to enjoy.