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Social Groups & Bus Outings

seniors-outingsWe provided a range of activities including:

  • Lunch groups with entertainment and activities
  • Tuesday walking group
  • Men’s coffee morning
  • Ladies afternoon tea group
  • Bus outings to local and interstate destinations
  • Shopping trips.

Am I eligible?

To be eligible you must:

  • Live in Chifley, Curtin, Farrer, Garran, Hughes, Isaacs, Lyons, Mawson, O'Malley, Pearce, Phillip or Torrens
  • Be aged over 65 years or over 50 years for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
  • Require low level, basic service
  • Not be receiving support through the National Disability Insurance Scheme or an aged care package.

Service user contributions

Service users are required to pay a contribution towards the cost of services they receive from WCS for Social Groups & Bus Outings.  We recognise that sometimes circumstances may make it difficult to pay some or all of the contributions for service and we will always look at individual situations.

How to access Social Groups & Bus Outings

You will need to contact ‘My Aged Care’ on 1800 200 422 and get an over the phone assessment. Please nominate ‘Woden Community Service’ as your preferred service provider.

Want to know more?

For further information, please contact our Social Groups Coordinator on (02) 6181 2816 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Acknowledgement of Country

"Woden Community Service acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the traditional owners and custodians of this land and their continuing connection to land and community. We also acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples who have come from other nations to live on Ngunnawal land. We pay our respects to their cultures, ancestors and Elders past, present and future."