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IRT Wellness Program Kangara Waters

Based at IRT Kangara Waters Care Centre, this day program offers seniors with dementia the opportunity to participate in group activities for cognitive, physical and social stimulation – while allowing their carers a well deserved break. Although the program always focuses on your individual needs, some examples of the activities on offer include:

  • Sing-a-longs
  • Cooking
  • Bingo
  • Craft / painting
  • Exercise groups

When is the program available?

The program runs Tuesday and Wednesday 9.30 am to 3:00pm and Friday 10am to 3pm. Morning and afternoon tea is provided, with lunch also available for a nominal fee. There are also transport options available.

Who runs the program?

The program is run by an IRT Coordinator, who is trained to a minimum level Certificate III in Aged Care and receives ongoing training in Aged Care, Dementia and Leisure and Lifestyle.

Who is it for?

This program is ideal for any senior with dementia who is being cared for, and designed to provide their carer with a little time to recharge.

The next step is easy. Get in touch today and one of our friendly Customer Service Team members will be able to answer any questions you may have.

Call: 134 478

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