mecwacare Centre-Based Programs offer choice, diversity and participation for people over the age of 65 and people living with a disability. Social inclusion, engagement with the community and maintaining an active lifestyle are key benefits of the activities offered weekly.
Barry Fenton Centre
Our Barry Fenton Centre in Malvern East offers strength training, podiatry, day trips, a dementia support program and activities for people with an Acquired Brain Injury (ABI). Services are offered to those over 65 years of age or who have a disability and are living in the City of Stonnington. A full list of programs can be viewed below.
Fisher Street Centre
mecwacare's Fisher Street Centre in Malvern East is home to our Disability Services programs. Clients undertake individualised programs and access is available to clients from the southern and eastern metropolitan regions of Melbourne. A full list of activities can be viewed below.
mecwacare’s Rivendell House and South East Region Service located in Pakenham, offer a range of diverse planned activities to suit the needs of the client. A full list of activities can be viewed below.
Social Support Holiday Program
This fully-supported 3-day program is designed to take clients to regional Victorian towns for sight-seeing, social inclusion, relaxation and the chance to reconnect with loved ones. Past trips have included Echuca, Bright, Lakes Entrance and Stall. To find out the next available supported holiday, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org