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Wheelchairs at V8s

Wheelchairs are welcome at the V8 Supercars when they race in Newcastle 24-26 Nov 2017. Scott, a wheelchair user and V8 Supercare enthusiast, recently shared this information with us: There will be many accessible paths through the event, in addition there will be an accessible lift in a pedestrian bridge and dedicated accessible covered viewing…

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Easter across Mercy Services

Here are some photos of our sites celebrating Easter: ocial_link type=”facebook_account” url=”http://www.facebook.com/MercyServices” target=”on” ]

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Easter operating hours

Singleton Residential Care: Residents can be visited any day during office hours (or at other times by arrangement)   In-home support under Home Care Packages, Home Support Program (HACC) and National Disability Insurance Scheme are reduced to essential services on public holidays.  Essential services in community/home care are those where Mercy Services assistance is required as the…

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Lenten fast

Lent, the 40 day period of preparation for Easter, requires Christians to engage in prayer, acts of generosity and fasting (doing without). Pope Francis has offered the following suggestions on fasting: Fast from hurting words and say more kind words. Fast from sadness and be filled with greater gratitude. Fast from anger and be filled…

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March 2017 newsletter

Our March 2017 Newsletter has the story of Ken and Dorothy fulfilling their lifelong dream of a holiday cruise  

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February newsletter

Our Feb 2017 Newsletter chock-a-block full of news from aged care changes to staff at the Tamworth Country Music Festival

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Christmas Day at Newcastle Elderly Citizen’s Centre

Christmas day lunch at Newcastle Elderly Citizen’s Centre had a great atmosphere with friends old and new gathering together. The lunch was made possible thanks to the help of volunteers and donations from: Bidvest – Groceries, cakes, croquettes, chicken wings and a massive gourmet hamper to raffle Dale Andrean Wholesale Fruit and Veg – 20kg potatoes/10kg pumpkin C….