Inspire Share connect by ballycara

BallyCara is owned and operated by the Hibernian Queensland Friendly Society Ltd. The Society is a charitable organisation with a proud history in supporting older Australians and people experiencing hardship for in excess of 100 years.   In 1983 BallyCara was established at Scarborough and is now recognised as an innovative leader of accommodation, care and services for older Australians. Our vision is to create communities of happiness, respect and friendship in new localities based on the success of our foundational site at Scarborough, Queensland.  BallyCara is forging new frontiers in  the pursuit of healthy active ageing through the provision of personalised support, contemporary accommodation and community facilities that promote consumer engagement and ownership.

Inspire, Share, Connect is a dynamic new platform to allow the BallyCara team to engage with a broader community in the promotion of healthy, active ageing.

To INSPIRE Healthy Aging

To SHARE Wisdom and Knowledge

To CONNECT the BallyCara Family with Local Communities

Join us for our first Pop-Up Event @ Matthew Thomas Cafe, Sandgate, Brisbane.

Wednesday, 8 June 2016 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (AEST)

1:00-1:05pm Welcome by your Host, Tim

1:05-1:35pm Stretch & Flex with Tommy – A light chair based exercise session consisting of light resistance exercises and gentle stretching led by one of our INSPIRING BallyCara Health & Wellness Professionals.

1:40-2:00pm BallyCara @ Home by Paul – An overview of the BallyCara Community Care services that are INSPIRING healthy ageing, enabling independence and enhancing community connections.

2:00-3:00pm T*E*A – SHARE your wisdom and experiences over a scrumptious afternoon tea provided by our partner Matthew Thomas Café. CONNECT socially with other guests.

2:00-3:00pm Phone Doctor – Issues with your phone or iPad? Got a question about an APP? Why not let our phone doctor CONNECT you. Our phone doctor will be on site for 1 hour to help you find a solution or give you some advice on your latest device.

2:30-3:00pm Better Breathing – Tessa’s Tips for Winter – Breathing – we all do it but some better than others. Our qualified health professional will INSPIRE you with some everyday tips to survive the winter months.

3:05-3:55pm Wear Your Technology! with Danielle - An interactive event where you will be INSPIRED by new technologies that are changing the way we SHARE information and CONNECT with each other. Our guest facilitator, Danielle, an Entrepreneur and Innovation Manager, will demonstrate wearable technologies help you to live a healthy lifestyle and give you new insights . You'll have the chance to try it yourself and have some fun!

3:55-4:00pm Closing Remarks by your Host, Tim.


Register below to join us for the whole time, or use the links above right for individual events.