Green Book Carer Movie Day

Join us on 14th March 2019 for our special showing of Green Book. Set in America in 1962, Green Book tells the heart-warming true story of Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a working-class Italian-American bouncer who takes on a job as a chauffeur for Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a highly-educated African-American classical pianist. The mismatched pair embark on a two-month …

CCNB’s Information, Advice and Guidance Conversation Series; Suicide, Community and Recovery

CCNB has been facilitating Community Conversations with locals regarding a range of issues. The impact of suicide can destabilise communities and the key to recovery is good information and support. Recently we ran a series speaking about Financial Wellbeing for Older People. We have facilitated sessions on end of life, getting the most out of the NDIS, Planning Tips for Older …

CCNB’s Information, Advice and Guidance Conversation Series; Doing it your way

CCNB’s Information, Advice and Guidance Conversation Series focuses on issues that are important to people in our local community. In this session we will look at the best way to ‘do it your way’. We take time to plan for every major event in our lives – why should our final departure be any different? The best way to ‘do …

Moove and Groove Silent Disco for Seniors – Having Fun is the Key

Get ready to move and groove in a specially designed guided dance routine for older people whilst wearing your very own wireless headphones. Exercise and music therapists will lead you through the dance music and exercise program as you bop along to your favourite music. Tea and coffee station will be provided after the event. Free on site parking Wheel …

Ageless Grace Timeless Fitness for the Body and Brain

Ageless Grace is an innovative new brain and body fitness program that is practised seated in a chair, so it is suitable for EveryBody. Ageless Grace also helps with falls prevention, mobility and strengthening the body and is lots of fun. It uses play, movement and music to inspire the spirit, build new neural pathways and gets your body moving …

CCNB AGM

CCNB Annual General Meeting Key Note Address Suicide Prevention: A Conversation with Superintendent David Darcy – Northern Beaches Police Area Command The incidence and prevalence of suicide across our local region continues to confront families, communities and our local service systems. How we work together to identify those at risk and respond to prevent suicide really matters. Please join this …

Ladies in Black Carer Movie Day

Join us on 17th October 2018 for our special showing of Ladies in Black as part of Carers Week. This delightful Australian movie promises to be a huge hit, and has been selected purely for your enjoyment. Set in the summer of 1959, when the impact of European migration and the rise of women’s liberation is about to change Australia …

Living Well With Dementia

Join us as we celebrate Dementia Awareness Month with our complimentary Living Well With Dementia event. Listen to CCNB Occupational Therapist Debra Milligan as she talks about falls prevention and what changes can be made in the home to ensure it is a safe environment. Get moving with some gentle exercise led by Ageless Grace that will focus on the …

Hannah’s letter to CCNB

To Whom it May Concern, I would like to give some feedback on my participation in The Seasons Program and in particular to thank Kerry Gleeson for her tremendous support. I first met with Kerry late last year, having been referred by Partners in Recovery. Prior to this time I was not aware that such services were available and from …

Narrabeen Markets Wellbeing Activity Day

On Sunday 15th October 2017 at Narrabeen markets, CCNB partnered with other local mental health organisations for Mental Health Awareness Month, for a day of activities, information sharing and fun! The weather held off, and we enjoyed a beautiful spot by the lake to share in wellness activities, and conversation around mental health. The day was a great way for …