Community groups

Sometimes the best medicine is connection.

 

cohealth community groups bring together like-minded people to enjoy time together, share food, do activities and have discussions about specific community issues.

Afghan and Iran women’s group

No cost

Fridays
2:00pm – 4:00pm

Collingwood

Bich Ha - 9439 7333

Arabic / Tigre speaking Diabetes support group

No cost

Ongoing monthly meeting, every third Wednesday of the month.
10:30am – 12:00pm

Kensington Neighbourhood Centre

Thy-Nam Nguyen - 8378 1600

Elderly Turkish women’s group

No cost

Tuesdays
11:00am – 4:00pm

Carlton housing office

Maria - 9349 7333 or 9411 4333

Eritrean men’s group

No cost

Once every week

Carlton housing office

Maria - 9349 7333 or 9411 4333

Greek older women’s group

No cost or admission fees if required

Tuesdays
10:00am – 12:00pm

Collingwood

Bich Ha - 9349 7333

Life! Diabetes and cardiovascular disease prevention program

No cost

5 sessions over 6 months.
Twice per year.

Kensington 6 gower street

Thu-Nam Nguyen - 8378 1600

Living Well with Type 2 Diabetes

Gold coin donation

Wednesdays
9:30am – 12:00pm
6 weeks

Niddrie

Vickie Sathasivam - 8378 3500

Mandarin speaking Diabetes support group

No cost

Ongoing monthly meeting, first Wednesday of the month.
3:00pm – 4:30pm

Kensington - Ormond Street

Thu-Nam Nguyen - 8378 1600

Me 1st – women’s hour

No cost

Every 2nd Monday from 1st February

Innerspace

Leonie, Leni or Jo A - 9468 2800

Vietnamese speaking diabetes support group

No cost

Ongoing monthly meeting – every second Thursday of the month.
11:00am – 12:00pm

Vietnamese Welfare Resource Centre

Thu-Nam Nguyen - 8378 1600

Vietnamese women’s group

No cost

Thursdays
10:30am – 1:00pm

Collingwood

Bich Ha - 9349 7333

Young African women’s group

No cost

Every 2nd Tuesday
10:00am – 1:00pm

Carlton housing office

Maria - 9349 7333 or 9411 4333