Senior Services

Big Yellow Umbrella's (BYU) Community Wellbeing programs provides a wide range of senior services to residents living in the Macarthur Local Government Area (LGA) and surrounds.
BYU works in partnership with a number of Macarthur based organisations and Big Yellow Umbrella delivers quality programs and activities for all members of the community.

MONDAY'S

  • Every week on a Monday, we run a FREE food relief program from our Yellow Hampers collection point in the Narellan Library forecourt.  Everyone, of any age and of any situation can attend. Call 0423 758 091 to register for your Hamper OR email julie.rae@yellowumbrella.org.au

    When:  Collection available from 1:00pm until 3:00pm
    Where:  Unit 1, Corner Elyard & Queen Streets
       Narellan Library Forecourt
    Parking:  Please park in the Library car park and follow the signs to the Yellow Hampers collection point
     Contact:

    Call 0423 758 091 to register for your Hamper OR email julie.rae@yellowumbrella.org.au

  • When:  Monday's 1pm - 2pm
    Where:  Narellan Child, Family and Community Centre
       16-24 Queen Street, Narellan, 2567
    Contact: Call 4647 1283 to register  OR email community@yellowumbrella.org.au
     

TUESDAY'S

WEDNESDAY'S

  • Camden Council is hosting another families focused Café Connect day. Café Connect is a program where over 55’s can engage in an activity/workshop and then have the opportunity to connect with local services. This supports people to be connected to the services they may require (e.g. meals on wheels, NSW Health etc).

    On October 26th the library will host a Grandparents Day Café Connect from 10.30am-1pm. Services will be there from 11am onwards, following a storytime.

    10:30-11am
    ·         Storytime with readers’ theatre (0-5 year-olds)

    11am-1pm
    ·         Café Connect
    ·         Sensory play for all abilities
    ·         Art and craft for children and grandparents

    When:  Wednesday October 26th 10.30am - 1.00pm
    Where:

     Sandown Rooms,  Oran Park Library
    72 Central Avenue Oran Park

    Parking:    Please park in the Library car park 
       
       

     

THURSDAY'S

FRIDAY'S

  • Every week on a Friday, we run a FREE food relief program from our Yellow Hampers collection point in the Narellan Library forecourt.  Everyone, of any age and of any situation can attend. Call 0423 758 091 to register for your Hamper OR email julie.rae@yellowumbrella.org.au

    When: Collection available from 1:00pm until 3:00pm
    Where: Unit 1, Corner Elyard & Queen Streets
      Narellan Library Forecourt
    Parking: Please park in the Library car park and follow the signs to the Yellow Hampers collection point
    Cost:

    FREE

OTHER SERVICES

  • Referrals for this service are available by appointment only.

    Macarthur Legal Centre’s solicitors can give you free and confidential advice about various legal issues, including:

    • Family law
    • Child support
      Care and protection
    • Minor traffic matters
    • Neighbourhood disputes
    • Wills, power of attorney and guardianship
    • Employment
    • Debts and fines
    • Victim support
    • Centrelink issues
    • Consumer complaints

    Macarthur Legal Centre’s solicitors can provide advice on most legal issues. If they are unable to offer advice on your matter we can refer you to someone who can.  Call us on 02 4647 1283.

  • Referrals for this service are available by appointment only.

    Ongoing therapeutic interventions and coordination of clinical services for those with severe and persistent mental illness that significantly impacts social, personal and work life. A Credentialed Mental Health Nurse will provide regular reviews, medication monitoring, physical healthcare information and liaison with carers and relevant mental health support services for free as required. A GP mental health treatment plan must be developed within one month of commencing the service.

     

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