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                                                                                    teers providing a well-being check trious in their approach to every-
                                                                                    and social interaction, you are not thing they do. The way they live,
                                                                                    alone.                                work and grow as a state encom-
                                                                                    From  Ceduna  in  the  west,  to  the passes these values. At Meals on
                                                                                    Riverland in the east. From Port Au- Wheels they have been living these
                                                                                    gusta in the north, to Port McDon- values for over 60 years!
                                                                                    nell in the south, Meals on Wheels With  creative  spirit  started  with
                                                                                    offers a delivered meals service in Doris Taylor who thought of better
                                                                                    many communities all over South and more creative ways to serve
                                                                                    Australia. To find your nearest serv- her community. This led to the in-
                                                                                    ice, please contact a free call num- novative  model  of  Meals  on
                                                                                    ber  direct  to  1800  854  453  and Wheels, that some 8000 industri-
                                                                                    friendly staff will be happy to put ous  volunteers  follow,  in  making
                                                                                    you in the right direction!           sure they deliver more than just a
                                                                                    The role of Meals on Wheels in the meal  to  many  in  our  community
                                                                                    community is simple...                each day! A proud South Australian
              here is all kinds of help for is needed. There are other sources
                                                                                    With the  aim to assist people in organisation.
              our  Seniors  in  South  Aus- of  help  from  the  Government  of
                                                                                    our community who find problems Please feel free to contact Meals on
        Ttralia not only help with fam- South Australia. Types of help avail-
                                                                                    with shopping for food, or cooking Wheels  (SA)  using  the  options
        ily friends, and neighbours that can able are ,cleaning the house and
                                                                                    with ease. Meals on Wheels service listed below.
        offer great support for older peo- washing  clothes  ,nursing  and
                                                                                    caters for people with a wide vari- They look forward to hearing from
        ple, but when they are not avail- healthcare ,personal care - eg help
                                                                                    ety  of  support  needs,  not  just you!
        able there is no need to feel alone with showering
                                                                                    meals  for  Seniors. With  some  86 Meals on Wheels (SA) Inc. (ABN 76
        or alienated when extra assistance ,delivered meals, maintaining, and
                                                                                    active  branches  located  across 069 457 196)
                                              repairing the home or garden. Sim-
                                                                                    South Australia,  a  hot,  delicious, 70 Greenhill Road Wayville SA 5034
                                              ply getting around the house - eg
                                                                                    nourishing,  three  course  meal, PO Box406 Unley SA 5061
                                              ramps, rails and equipment, also
                                                                                    could be close at hand!               Call us on:  Freecall 1800 854 453
                                              there is assistance with shopping
                                                                                    To  help  MEALS  ON WHEELS  un- Phone: (08) 8271-8700
                                              ,transport and daycare. Please call
                                                                                    derstand your needs further please Fax: (08) 8271-8101
                                              1800 200 422 if you would like any
                                                                                    provide  a  medical  certificate  for Email:
                                              help. There is not only home help ,
          Ash’s Fitness &                                                           any low potassium, gluten free, or
          Conditioning is a                   but other services such as meals on   food allergy restrictions. A Speech RESPITE CARE
          business that promotes              wheels,  respite  assistance,  aged
          fitness for everyone,                                                     Pathology  report  will  also  help  if Respite care allows a carer to at-
          holding high values                 care  facilities,  and  help  with
          on community,                                                             you would like the texture of your tend  to  everyday  activities  and
          professionalism and                 alzheimers and prevention for our
          enjoyment as these                                                        food altered. To make sure we get have a break from their caring role.
          values are important for            Senior Citizens. You should not feel  each  meal  just  right  please  also Community  based  respite  care,
          the fitness industry.               alone there is help on offer so you
          As a business I want to                                                   send through your doctors referral residential respite care (short stays
          offer the most efficient            can live a comfortable life !
          training possible which                                                   for  any  food  allergies  you  may in aged care homes)
          is why fitness sessions             WHO CAN HELP:
          are mobile (within your                                                   have. Fax or send through to MoW Respite care can support you and
          household) or at local              MEALS  ON  WHEELS  Available          Central Office on 8271 8101           your carer with a break for a short
          parks to minimise valuable time wasted. All sessions are
          conducted in a professional manner which are tailored to   across South Australia!  Every day, across the state, South period of time. This gives carers the
          your needs and goals as well as making all the sessions   A  hot,  fresh,  three  course  meal,
          enjoyable to make your body transformations seem more                     Australian  businesses,  communi- chance to get to everyday activities
          like a hobby than a burden. Everyone, no matter who   suitable for a range of dietary re-
          you are, is welcomed at Ash’s Fitness & Conditioning.  quirements.  With  friendly  volun-  ties, organisations and individuals or go on a planned break. Respite
                0405 207 962                ssmsa5080                               are creative, innovative and indus- care  may  be  given  informally  by

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