Seniors

Seniors taking awalk through a park

Seniors wellbeing

Bundaberg Regional Council pays particular attention to the wellbeing of Seniors. Council appreciates wellness is important at any age.

By promoting and supporting initiatives that increase participation, promote positive attitudes towards older people and aging, and enhance community connections, Council focuses on building age-friendly communities across the Region.

2021 Seniors month banner

The Bundaberg Region 2021 Seniors Forum: My Future, My Choice will be held in the air-conditioned comfort of the Bundaberg Multiplex Convention cnetre on Friday 15 October 2021 from 8:30 am to 12 noon. The venue is located at 1 Civic avenue, Bundaberg.

Celebrating Queensland Senior month in October - The forum will feature a sit-down information session, where the guest speakers will provide information on various topics with a focus on Seniors.

Acknowledging the QLD Mental health week (9-17 October), the main presentation will be of one (1) hour duration on Understanding Dementia and Mental Health from Lorrae and Vince O’Rourke from Carers Outlook. The other topics presented are:

  • Navigating My Aged Care - Lyn Frost, Bundaberg Regional Council
  • Road Safety - Senior Constable BrittanyDuncan and Senior Constable Dave Didsman, Queensland Police Service
  • Medication Management – Adam Harradine, Priceline Pharmacy
  • Advanced care planning, Residential aged specialty service (RaSS), Geriatric Emergency Department Intervention Service (GEDI), Specialist Palliative Care in Aged Care( SPACE) - Vicki Files and the team from Wide Bay Hospital and Health service

A free morning tea will be available and a information bag will be on offer to registered attendees.(limited number)

So come along and share a informative morning with your friends, families and carers.

Registration is essentail. To book your attendance, please visit  http://trybooking.com/BTQUG

2021 Seniors Forum: My Future, My Choice flyer

This event is  brought you by Bundaberg Regional Council in partnership with the Bundaberg Region Senior Alliance.  It is operating in compliance with the COVID Safe guidelines.

Check out the awesome events on offer this Senior's Month in the calendar below:-

Seniors Month Calendar 2021

 

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