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Australias Biggest Morning Tea 2022

25th May 2022
Australia's Biggest Morning Tea is a community event that raises vital funds to make a big difference for those impacted by cancer. DATE: Wednesday 25 May 2022PLACE: Pioneer VillageTIME: 10:00am$5 Donation which will be passed on to the Cancer Council ... read more

Anzac Day 2022

22nd April 2022
Our office will be closed on Monday 25th April and will re-open 8:30am Tuesday morning. ... read more

Easter 2022

10th April 2022
The team at Inverell Community Support would like to wish you a Happy Easter. May your Easter holiday be filled with joy, peace, and many Easter eggs. We will be closed: Good Friday 15th Easter Saturday 16th Easter Sunday 17th Easter Monday 18th All the best from Inverell Community Suppor ... read more

Seniors Week Morning Tea

30th March 2022
We held our Seniors Week Morning Tea at The Pioneer Village. The morning went well and everyone enjoyed themselves. We had over 60 seniors attend with Allan East providing the entertainment. Thanks to The Pioneer Village for allowing us to hold the morning there and to everyone who attended. ... read more

Tenders Invited for Sale of Used Vehicles

28th March 2022
2018 HOLDEN CAPTIVA – Rego CR90ER 2018 HOLDEN CAPTIVA – Rego CR88ER Inverell Community Support invites persons interested in the purchase of any of the above listed vehicles. Application to Purchase documents, can be obtained from the Inverell Community Support Office by phoning t ... read more

Show Season 2022

4th March 2022
Craft by our talented seniors from the Golden Club and the Butterfly Group, entered into the local Inverell Show. Ashford Day Centre client’s prize winning entries from the Ashford Show. ... read more

Inverell Community Access Bus Day Change

1st March 2022
Our Inverell Community Access Bus service days has changed.  Our service is now running Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 9am – Noon.  Give us a call on 6722 5853 to book your trip.  Remember, we need 24hrs notice to guarantee your trip at the time you need it. ... read more

Covid Safe

10th February 2022
We are committed to the safely and well-being of all of our valued clients, staff and volunteers. As an essential service will continue to respond to the latest NSW Public Health Orders, and follow any directives from the government. All of our team, including our volunteers are vaccinated. We are ... read more

Christmas Closing Hours 2021

18th December 2021

Walk For Dementia 2021

23rd September 2021
This week is National Dementia Action Week.  Inverell Home Support Program supported this with our Walk for Dementia on Thursday.  A group of keen walkers enjoyed a beautiful stroll along the picturesque Macintyre River to raise funds for Dementia Australia.  Thank you to everyone who participa ... read more

R-U-OK Day 2021

9th September 2021
IHSP joined in the recognition of R U OK Day. The team marked the day by taking time to reflect about the importance of checking in on each other over a cuppa and a cupcake. Volunteer, Andrew Woodhead was pretty keen on the cupcakes on offer. ... read more

Covid-19 Check-In Card

25th August 2021
The COVID-19 check-in card is a hard-copy (printed) card with a unique QR code that contains your registered contact details.   When you enter a COVID Safe business, a staff member scans your card and your visit to the premises is electronically recorded. If the business device is una ... read more

Covid Update July 2021

19th July 2021
All of our social activities are currently suspended due to COVID-19 restrictions.  Community members still requiring assistance with transport to attend medical appointments or to go shopping for essentials items can phone the Inverell or Ashford Office to book a trip.  Inverell - (02) 6722 585 ... read more

Covid Update June 2021

28th June 2021
Golden Club Inverell - cancelled this week Pallamallawa Social Bus trip cancelled today (Mon 28th) Ashford Day Centre cancelled for Tues 29th June. All visitors to the IHSP Offices and Day Centres in Inverell & Ashford must wear a mask. As directed by Transport for NSW, ... read more

Volunteers Luncheon 2021

27th May 2021
Celebrating National Volunteers Week today, Inverell Home Support Program recognised all of their wonderful Volunteers with a luncheon at the RSM Auditorium.   Volunteers were awarded Certificates for 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of Service. Mayor, Paul Harmon and New England Sector Su ... read more

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2021

26th May 2021
Today IHSP held our annual Biggest Morning Tea at the Pioneer Village.  Over 70 people joined us for a cuppa and a smorgasbord of delicious goodies.  We raised $705.00!  Thank you to everyone who helped organise the day, thank you to the Pioneer Village for a wonderful venue and thank you to all ... read more

Volunteers Luncheon 2021

21st May 2021
Inverell Home Support Program will host its annual luncheon to celebrate National Volunteers Week next Thursday, May 27 at the RSM Club. Volunteers are an integral part of the Inverell Home Support Program's services, delivering 7600 hours of face to face services to residents of the Inverell and A ... read more

National Volunteer Week 2021

17th May 2021
Inverell Home Support Program aims to assist people over 65, those with a disability and their carers, to live independently in the community for as long as practical.   We rely on volunteer workers to provide quality and reliable care for our clients.   We appreciate th ... read more

Manual Handling Training

12th May 2021
IHSP is providing Manual Handling training to our Volunteers and Staff. The training was organised through Vital Health with Phoebe being the trainer on the day. Everyone found it very beneficial and we’ll be running another session on the 18 May 2021. ... read more

Seniors Week Offer

19th April 2021
To celebrate seniors week we have this special offer from the 20th April to the 23rd April 2021. ... read more

Social Butterfly Group Activities

15th April 2021
Ladies enjoying the Social Butterfly Group activities ... read more

Easter Greetings 2021

1st April 2021

Emmaville Lunch Bus

30th March 2021
Our Monday Lunch Bus travelled over to the Emmaville Tatts Hotel where they enjoyed a delicious meal and a quick look in the museum. If you would like to get involved please phone Robyn on 02 6722 5853 ... read more

Social Support Groups

29th March 2021
Social Support Groups at Inverell Home Support Program. If you would like to get involved please phone Sandy on 02 6722 5888 Photos: - Thelma Doust and Ruby Watts enjoying Easter Craft - Willa Baines and Col Penberthy getting serious with the iPads! - Janet Stone enjoying her adult colouring in ... read more

Jan Holder Retiring

25th March 2021
Jan has been volunteering with us for the past 12 years and is now retiring. Her smiling face and jokes will be missed by all. ... read more

Long Term Volunteers Retiring

22nd March 2021
We have two long term volunteers retiring. Leonie Loy and Colleen Makim. Leonie Loy has been volunteering for Inverell Home Support for the past twenty years, she has been an honest, reliable hard working volunteer who has always made herself available in an emergency to fill in when needed on our ... read more

Dine & Discover NSW

17th March 2021
The NSW Government has launched Dine & Discover NSW to encourage the community to get out and about and support dining, arts and tourism businesses. NSW residents aged 18 and over can apply for 4 x $25 vouchers, worth $100 in total. 2 x $25 Dine NSW Vouchers to be used for dining in at rest ... read more

Regional Seniors Travel Card for 2021

18th December 2020
The regional seniors travel card provides eligible seniors living in regional, rural and remote areas of NSW with a $250 prepaid card to help ease the cost of travel. You can use the card at certain retailers to pay for pre-booked NSW Trainlink Regional trains and coaches, fuel and taxis.  You'l ... read more

Christmas Closing Hours

11th November 2020

Men's Lunch Bus Deepwater

4th November 2020
On Tuesday, the 3 November, the Men’s Lunch Bus enjoyed a trip over to Deepwater. They were served a delicious meal at the Longhorn Bar & Grill. If you would like to come along on our next trip, please give Robyn a call on 6722 5853 ... read more

Men's Lunch Bus Copeton Trip

23rd October 2020
Last week The Men’s Lunch bus (Group A) enjoyed a trip out to Copeton Dam and had a delicious lunch at the Kiosk. ... read more

In Loving Memory of Cliff Brinsdon

28th September 2020

Dementia Action Week

17th September 2020
21-27 September 2020 A little support makes a lot of difference This week is Dementia Action Week across Australia.  The theme this year is focusing on ‘’A little support makes a lot of difference’’.  To help you understand more about Dementia, Inverell Home Support Program has put toge ... read more

Position Vacant - Services Manager

4th September 2020
Inverell Home Support Program is looking for a Services Manager. If you know of someone suitable for the role please refer them to where there is a full job description. ... read more

Covid-19 Update 3

17th August 2020
Inverell Home Support has now registered our COVID SAFE Plan.   Most activities have returned in a limited capacity following all Department of Health Guidelines. ... read more

Car Drivers Meeting

10th August 2020
Inverell Community Transport are very happy to have all our Volunteers back on board. Here’s a few of the Drivers that attended the Car Drivers meeting that was held on the 4.08.2020 ... read more

We are Back in July

1st July 2020

Covid-19 Update 2

19th June 2020
Inverell Home Support Program is working towards re-opening Social Support Group Activities and Transport services from Monday, 6th July.  Of course, things will be a little different to before.  Programs will have limited numbers and social distancing rules will apply.  To maximise infection con ... read more

Mothers Day 2020

14th May 2020
To help celebrate Mother’s Day this year, IHSP decided to hold a draw for all our wonderful Volunteer ladies. They all automatically received an entry in the draw to win a fabulous prize comprising of a handbag filled with goodies. Margaret Lenord picked out the winner who we’re happy to annou ... read more

Covid-19 Update

23rd March 2020
To maximise the safety and health of our valued clients, Inverell Home Support Program will be temporarily ceasing all social activity services from Monday, 23rd March, 2020.  The following services will be affected:- Monday and Wednesday Lunch Buses The Men’s Social Outing Bus The Golden Cl ... read more

Consumers can now apply for an aged care assessment online

22nd January 2020
A new online form is available on the My Aged Care website that allows consumers or someone acting on their behalf to: register with My Aged Care apply for their first assessment online. The form can be completed in their own time as an alternative to calling the My Aged Care contact ce ... read more

Christmas Hours 2019

19th December 2019
Last buses for 2019 Monday Lunch Bus - 16th December 2019 Wednesday Lunch Bus - 11th December 2019 Combined Monday & Wednesday buses Christmas lunch On Monday 16th at the Inverell East BowlingClub $20 for lunch, no bus fee. Shoppers Bus - 20th December 2019 Exercise Groups - Closes Wednesd ... read more

Men's Bus Christmas Lunch

17th December 2019
Our Men’s Bus enjoyed a delicious Christmas lunch at Freckles today ... read more

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

16th October 2019
IHSP is going Pink in October to show our support for Breast Cancer Awareness month. Today Sandy, Wendy and their wonderful volunteers turned the activities room pink for a day full of fun and laughter with the  Butterfly Club. ... read more

Dementia Action Week focuses on discrimination

11th September 2019
Inverell residents are being urged to consider how discrimination impacts local people living with dementia.Dementia Action Week will begin on Monday, September 16 focused heavily this year around the theme 'dementia doesn't discriminate'.Inverell Home Support Program Dementia and Carer Support coor ... read more

What are the health effects of dust storms?

9th September 2019
Dust storms may have adverse effects on your health and is especially harmful for people who already have breathing-related difficulties. Inhaling small or fine dust can get deep into the lungs and cause serious health problems. Common symptoms that you may experience during a dust storm include: ... read more

Dementia Action Week 2019

27th August 2019
Dementia Action Week 2019 will explore discrimination and dementia. Dementia Australia is calling on all Australians to consider how discrimination impacts people living with dementia, their families and carers. Nobody chooses to have dementia but we can choose how we respond to the people in our li ... read more

Wellness Exploration Day Photos

30th July 2019
Today we attended the Wellness Exploration Day held by New England Sector Support Team (NESST). It was a great turn out with over 50 people. NESST said it was the biggest crowd they had drawn in the region. Well done Inverell! The day was designed to discuss wellness. “What does wellness mean to ... read more

Phone Scams

22nd July 2019
Recently there have been reports of scammers targeting Home Care Package recipients via phone. These scammers often start by offering a better Home Care Package and attempting to lure the client into making a payment of some description, including through the purchase of vouchers. In one reported ... read more

Wellness Exploration Day

15th July 2019
There is nothing more important than being in good health. The Community is invited to join Inverell Home Support Program and New England Sector Support Team for a WELLNESS EXPLORATION DAY as we talk about…. “What does wellness mean to you”? “How can we help to build wellness in the commu ... read more

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

13th June 2019
Older Australians are valued members of our society. No older person should be subjected to any form of abuse, often referred to as 'elder abuse'. Elder abuse is "a single, or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation of trust whic ... read more

Recently diagnosed with dementia - Tamworth

14th February 2019
Date: Tuesday, 2 April 2019 - 10:00am to 12:30pm Address: Tamworth Community CentreDarling St., Tamworth The Recently Diagnosed with Dementia information session is an initiative of Dementia Australia Dementia Australia invites you to join a group information session to find out about the supp ... read more

Caring for elderly in heat waves

15th January 2019
Important reminder about caring for older people in warmer weather As you know, hotter summer weather means we need to be alert to the possibility of heatwaves. Older people are among those most at risk of heat-related illness. Due to normal age-related changes to the body, older people do not alw ... read more

Don't miss the new Train Your Brain session for 2019

8th January 2019
New Session Commencing Sharpen your Memory and Learn New Things - Improve your Brain Fitness! When: Thursdays, for 10 weeks. Next session commences Thursday, 7th February. Time: 9.30am - 10.30am Where: Activities Room, 48 Oliver Street, Inverell Cost: FREE Participants must be over 65. See fl ... read more

Cheers to the Good 'ol Days

18th December 2018
Congratulations to all who were born in the 1930s, 40s, 50s, 60s and early 70s First, we survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drank while they carried us and lived in houses made of asbestos. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese, raw egg products, loads of bacon and processed meat, tuna ... read more

Caring for Older People in Warmer Weather

4th December 2018
High temperatures are often experienced across Australia every summer and you must be alert to the possibility of heatwaves. Families and carers need to be particularly aware of the severe hazards associated with extreme heat events. Older people living in the community may suffer from heat stress a ... read more

National Carers Week 2018

17th October 2018
Inverell Home Support Program celebrated Inverell carers this week with a special luncheon for 16 Carer Support Group members.  This year's theme was "I care". Inverell Home Support Program would like to acknowledge all of the wonderful carers in the community who provide countless hours of their ... read more

Walk for Dementia 2018

17th September 2018
It was a delightful spring day for a stroll along the Macintyre, Walking for Dementia 2018. Sandy, Kim and Robyn led the colourful group of walkers who gathered to support our local Dementia Support Program. Thank you to our lovely band of supporters! ... read more

Volunteer Profile: Andrew Woodhead

29th August 2018
Volunteering as a Way of Life Why do you Volunteer? Because it’s fun, that’s why! Veteran volunteer Andrew Woodhead has forty years of volunteering behind him and no intention of stopping. ‘I believe my life has been great and you’ve got to give it back,’ Andrew says. He has volunteered ... read more

Volunteer Profile: Shirley Muggleton

14th August 2018
You Don’t Have to be There 24-7 Why Do You Volunteer? When Shirley Muggleton responded to an ad in the newspaper 7 years ago, she knew exactly what she was doing and why. She wanted to give back. Inverell Home Support Program recruited her as part of their volunteer crew and Shirley loves helpi ... read more

Biggest Morning Tea 2018

30th May 2018
Today Inverell Home Support Program hosted The Biggest Morning Tea. Fantastic turn out with 51 people attending, raising a total of $417.00 for the Cancer Council. Huge thank you to Sandy Jeffrey for all her efforts in organising the event. She did a wonderful job. And thank you to everyone who mad ... read more

What volunteering means

29th May 2018
During our Volunteers luncheon recently we asked them what volunteering meant to them. I volunteer because... Volunteering is... My volunteering has... Please click the photos to view the responses. If you are interested in learning more about being part of our volunteers contact us.   ... read more

Inverell Home Support honours volunteers with free lunch

28th May 2018
“You may not realise it, but you are real-life superheroes,” Robin Campbell told a room full of Inverell Home Support (formerly HACC) volunteers on Wednesday.  The service was thrilled to reward the group for their generosity with a free lunch at the RSM Club. “Without volunteers, ... read more

Volunteers Week 2018

23rd May 2018
To celebrate National Volunteer Week 2018 we took our volunteers to lunch. It's a great time to thank all the amazing volunteers who give up their time to make our programs possible and enjoyable. If you are interested in learning more about being part of our volunteers contact us. ... read more

Caring About Memory Loss in Inverell

7th May 2018
Caring for others, giving time, energy and enthusiasm is a job that may not appeal to everyone. But for Sandy Jeffrey, this is the place in which she excels. Sandy has been with Inverell Home Support Services for six years, providing tailored programs for Inverell seniors with Memory Loss. When San ... read more

Seniors Week Luncheon 2018

11th April 2018
Today over 200 people attended our Seniors Week Luncheon. A beautiful morning tea and a two course luncheon at the RSM Inverell with people from Ashford, Warialda, Tingha, Gilgai and Inverell. Entertainment included The Golden Singers, Poetry by Malcolm McLeod, Uklele players, Nick King Karate Dem ... read more

New session commencing - Train Your Brain

6th April 2018
New Session Commencing Sharpen Your Memory and learn new things -Improve Your Brain Fitness! When: Thursdays, for 10 weeks. Time: 9.30am - 10.30am Where: Activities Room, 48 Oliver Street, Inverell Cost: FREE Participants must be over 65   ... read more

Upcoming Event - Seniors Week Luncheon 2018

12th March 2018
WHEN: Wednesday 11th April 2018 WHERE: INVERELL RSM CLUB, AUDITORIUM TIME: 10am—2.00pm COST: $10.00 per head. This includes morning tea, a 2 course meal and entertainment! Tickets are on sale at Inverell Home Support, 48 Oliver Street and must be purchased prior to 4th April, 2018 Fr ... read more

Recently Diagnosed with Dementia

22nd February 2018
Dementia Australia Initiative Tamworth Workshop for those living with Dementia 11am - 1.30pm Tamworth Community Centre Free of charge See flyer for details: ... read more

Inverell Home Support makes use of $30K Grant

13th December 2017
A $30,000 grant has given the Inverell Home Support program a facelift.  The service now boasts a Queenslander-style courtyard. The recently completed upgrades include a new roof and windows to ensure moderate temperatures in all seasons, while blocking dust, dirt and noise from nearby roads.  ... read more

Carer's Christmas Party

12th December 2017

Volunteers Christmas Party

12th December 2017
 Volunteer's Christmas Party held on Tuesday, 12th December at the General Merchant. ... read more

Tie-Dye at the Social Butterfly Group

16th November 2017
Our ladies social butterfly group had a lovely time making tie-dye. If you would like to get involved. When: 1st & 3rd Wednesday Where: Activities Room, 48 Oliver Street Time: 10am - 2pm Cost: $10.00 (Morning tea, lunch and activities included) Learn new Crafts, listen to guest speakers, go ... read more

Celebrating National Carers Week

18th October 2017
Inverell Home Support Program celebrated and thanked their carers during National Carers Week by taking them out to Blair Athol for lunch ... read more

October 15-21 is National Carers Week.

15th October 2017
Inverell Home Support Program would like to extend their appreciation to all of the wonderful carers in our community who provide countless hours of their time caring for others. There are over 2.7 million family and friend carers in Australia providing 36 million hours of care and support every we ... read more

RUOK? Day 2017

14th September 2017
We are proud to support R U OK? Day 14th September. Our staff will be wearing their yellow shirts today and tomorrow to show their support. We also have stickers on all our service cars and buses. Suicide is a very important issue within our community and all over the world. Ask the question. ... read more

Walk for Dementia "YOUR NOT ALONE"

12th September 2017
Tuesday 12th of September 2017   Walk, push you pram or wheelchair, run, walk you dog! Get together with friends or a group to support Alzheimer's Australia. Water, fresh fruit and information on Dementia will be available. Where: Start at the suspension Bridge, walk to the tingha bridge and ba ... read more

More the 1,400 people affected by dementia in our region

7th September 2017
Figures released by Alzheimer’s Australia show an estimated 1,400 people in the Northern Tablelands district are living with a diagnosis of dementia. But of course the number of people affected by the disease goes well beyond that figure to the family and friends close to those with the illness. ... read more

RUOK? Day 2017

4th September 2017
Inverell Home Support Program is a participating organisation in next week’s RUOK? Day.  We will be decorating our  office in yellow, all of our transport cars will have the banners/stickers and staff will be wearing yellow as well.  ... read more

Bowling Day

18th July 2017
Back in June we had a day out 10 pin bowling. It was great fun and we had a good turn out. You can find out more about our upcoming activities on our Social Activities page or like our Facebook page. ... read more

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea Results

19th May 2017
45 people attended and raised $300 for the Cancer Council. ... read more

Painting at the Golden Club

9th May 2017
Painting with Margaret Lamrock at the Golden Club ... read more

Volunteers Luncheon

9th May 2017
To celebrate volunteers week we took all our volunteers to lunch.   ... read more

Carer Gateway

20th April 2017
Developed specifically for carers, the new Carer Gateway will help carers access practical information and advice and connect with services in their local area. As the first step in delivering the Integrated Plan for Carer Support Services, Carer Gateway will make it easier for carers to find the s ... read more

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

19th April 2017
You are invited to JOIN US AT Inverell Home Support Program for Australia’s BIGGEST MORNING TEA ! WHEN:          THURSDAY, 18th May, 2017 WHERE:         INVERELL HOME SUPPORT (BACK ROOM) 48 OLIVER STREET COST:             $5.00 (or a gold coin) Lucky Door Prizes, ... read more

Train Your Brain 2017

18th April 2017
Would you like to be able to think faster, have sharper focus and a better memory ? Improve your brain fitness by joining the Train Your Brain Program ! You would never expect your body to be in perfect shape if you didn’t exercise it, the same goes for your brain ! WHEN:  Classes run each Thu ... read more

Volunteers Needed

7th April 2017
We rely heavily on volunteers here at our organisation and currently we are in need of some more. If you or someone you know can help please contact our office on (02) 6722 5853 or call in at 48 Oliver Street Inverell for more information. ... read more

You Are Not Alone

31st March 2017
“You don’t know how much a person is going to change – one minute they can be as nice as pie, the next a complete and utter angry bastard you wish you could slap back into reality. But, it’s the nice as pie person you soon remember. And the one you realise has no control over his/her actions ... read more

At the Inverell Show

6th March 2017
We had morning tea at the Inverell Show and looked in the Pavilion. Some of our Golden Club clients put in some craft items and we had a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd placing. ... read more

Bus Trip Volunteers Needed

28th February 2017
We are currently seeking new volunteer hostesses to assist on our bus trips with our clients. Anyone over 18 years of age welcome to apply, no experience required, full training provided. If you want to give back to the community, enjoy helping others and would like to be part of a happy, caring, f ... read more

Lets Do More Together

27th February 2017
Seniors Week 2017, click photo for more details. ... read more

Courtyard Upgrade Planned

9th February 2017
A $30,000 windfall will help an Inverell service agency upgrade its building assets to offer more all-weather access for clients. The Inverell Home and Community Care service will move out into an old exposed courtyard space after receiving state government grant to fund the rebuild. The refurbi ... read more

Home Assistance - Lawn Mowing

5th January 2017
Bob from Inverell Lawncare is one of our registered contractors that can assist with your lawn. Part of the payment for Bob's services can be covered by our Home Assistance vouchers. Read more on our Home Assistance Service page.   ... read more

Golden Club Christmas Party 2016

19th December 2016

Home Repair - Back Entrance

14th November 2016
Here is Peter Steele working at a clients house. In this case the back entrance was rotten and unsafe. Peter is replacing it. Part of the payment for Peter's services were covered by our Home Assistance vouchers. Read more on our Home Assistance Service page. ... read more

Melbourne Cup Actvities

1st November 2016
This is some craft from the Golden Club that we did for Melbourne Cup. ... read more

Carers Outing

11th October 2016
National Carers Week is on October 16-22 We recently had a Carers outing, see the photos below. ... read more

Walk For Dementia 2016

28th September 2016
Today was a perfect day as Inverell Home Support Program held their “Walk for Dementia” event. Around 50 people joined us as we walked from the Suspension Bridge to the Tingha Bridge and back!  Donations have totalled $311.00! These proceeds will go to Alzheimer’s Australia to assist people ... read more

National Carers Week 2016

16th September 2016
October 16-22 is National Carers Week. Inverell Home Support Program would like to extend their appreciation to all of thewonderful carers in our community who provide countless hours of their time caring forothers. There are over 2.8 million family and friend carers in Australia providing 36 mill ... read more

Have a say on Inverell's senior transport

15th June 2016
Getting around is hard enough for older and disadvantaged people in closely-settled areas, but what about the plight of those in rural and remote areas?  That’s the question being asked by Member for Northern Tablelands Adam Marshall. Mr Marshall is heading a parliamentary inquiry into transpor ... read more

Inverell Business Awards

30th May 2016
This is (from left to right) Angela Timu, Transport Assistant, Margaret Lenord, Chairperson of Inverell Home Support Program and Kim Woodhead, Bookkeeper representing us at the Inverell Business Awards on Saturday night. ... read more

Biggest Morning Tea 2016

19th May 2016
We had lots of fun at our Biggest Morning Tea, we raised $218.00! ... read more

Volunteers Luncheon 2016

10th May 2016

Companion Program

9th May 2016
Here is another example of the services provided by Inverell Home Support. Here is volunteer Brian Tome taking Companion Program participant, Joan Mulcahy shopping ... read more

Seniors Week Celebrations

8th April 2016
We attended the Seniors Week celebrations at the RSM club this week. Had a stall set up there and were happy to be able to display the services we provide along with other service providers in Inverell. Adam Marshall attended and officially opened the ceremony on Monday then on Wednesday there was a ... read more

Mens Shed visit Phoenix Foundry

24th March 2016
On Wednesday 23rd March, 2016 Inverell Mens Shed visited the Phoenix Foundry in Uralla. The gentlemen said it was very interesting and they learnt alot. They then travelled to Armidale and visited the Armidale Mens Shed where they had a lovely lunch before returning to Inverell. This is the first tr ... read more

Tenterfield Trip for Inverell Breast Cancer Support Group

24th March 2016
On Monday 21st March the Inverell Breast Cancer Support Group travelled to Tenterfield. They visited Henry Parks Museum and The White Cottage Gardens. A great time was had by all. ... read more

Craft Day

23rd February 2016
The 4th Tuesday of the month we hold a Craft Day at our centre in Oliver St. Today we were decorating some baskets for Easter. For more details please see our Social Activities Service. ... read more

Inverell Community Transport

18th February 2016
Inverell Community Transport together with Symes Coaches is happy to work with the Inverell Breast Cancer Support Group to offer support for Social Bus outings. Inverell Community Transport is keen to keep people active in the community and we hope that we can continue offering our assista ... read more

Christmas Party 2015 - Dementia & Carer Support Services

18th December 2015


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