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MENTORING INTO AGED AND DISABILITY CARE – free

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Employment and educational pathways into aged or disability care Would you like to work in the home care or disability support sectors? What’s on offer? This is a unique opportunity if you are interested in commencing a career in aged care or disability support. Sessions include an overview of: Job opportunities in the home and […]


Day Out Blueberry Picking

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We had an excited collection of seniors, carers and volunteers who arrived at our office in Maidstone yesterday. On the agenda for the day was an outing to Victoria’s lovely countryside, to pick blueberries. We organised a comfortable bus which took them to the Otway Blueberries farm in Gellibrand Victoria. Although the weather was quite […]


Job – Italian speaking community engagement worker

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We are looking for an Italian speaking community engagement worker. The person will be responsible for a project involving senior clubs and providing community engagement using the AMCS Information Van. This role will be 2 days a week for 2 years. Click HERE to download the Position Description More information is available by contacting hr@amcservices.org.au […]


Australian Pensioners Voice Information Session

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Our Italian speaking Community Engagement Advisor, Nadia, was warmly welcomed at Australian Pensioners Voice where she provided a presentation on My Aged Care. As most members speak Italian, this made understanding the system a little easier for the seniors. Victor, the club president told Nadereh, our Coordinator, that navigating My Aged Care online or by phone […]


This is Me – My Story is Long

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This is Me – My Story is Long, is about to wind up after being on show at Courthouse Youth Arts for the last month. The exhibition, hosted by AMCS as part of Seniors Month, is an inter-generational photo exhibition that celebrated the contribution that seniors had made to Geelong. It recognises their lives, through […]


Craft focus for AMCS Multicultural Group Geelong

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Craft plays a big part in the AMCS Multicultural Social Group in Geelong. If you are interested in finding out more information about the Geelong Multicultural Group, please contact Milena via email: milena.rodriguez@amcservices.org.au or call us on: 03 9689 9170


New Workstation for Adelchi

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Adelchi is originally from Italy. He moved to Australia when he was young and founded his own engineering company. Adelchi now suffers from Dementia, but still enjoys doing some manual jobs, which keeps him busy and entertained throughout the day. Thanks to Silvia, one of our support workers who specialises in caring for clients living […]


Some Feedback From Tamara

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Nadia, a Care Advisor with AMCS, had a pleasant surprise when she was visiting Tamara (one of our clients) recently. She found that Tamara had baked her a delicious Zucchini cake, which is her grandchildren’s favourite. Tamara is one of many clients who receive home care services through AMCS. We are flattered that clients appreciate […]


What is Most Useful to Know Prior to Contacting the My Aged Care Contact Centre?

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My Aged Care (MAC) is an Australian Government website and phone line established to help seniors find out what support services may be available to help you with your day to day activities. Australian seniors aged 65 and over may be eligible for a range of support services. You can contact MAC on 1800 200 […]


Sinisha Krstov Speaking About Important AMCS Senior Services

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Sinisha Krstov is now the Specialised Support Services Team Leader. Sinisha is speaking about important AMCS senior services. If you have any questions you wish to ask about providing support for someone you love, please give us a call on: 9689 9170