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Upcoming Events: 

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Family Centre Christmas Party

Saturday 16 December 2017 12pm - 2.30pm

Family Centre Everyone Come celebrate the festive season with us at the Family Centre! With games, entertainment, face-painting, a dedicated teen hangout area and a visit from Santa there is something for everyone! At capacity.
Summer Family Camp – Camp Quaranup, Albany

Monday 15 January – Friday 19 January 2018

Camp Quaranup, Albany 10 families Connect, relax, forge friendships and have a whole load of fun with other type 1 families! At capacity.
Teen Cooking

Wednesday 17 January 2018, 11am – 2pm

Family Centre Teens aged 12-16 Come and learn how to cook simple healthy food with other teens. At capacity.
Kids in the Kitchen

Wednesday 24 January 2018, 9.30am – 11.30am

Family Centre Kids aged 4-11 Is your child the next Masterchef? Dietitian/Diabetes Educator, Amy, will be stirring and mixing up a storm with your kids! At capacity.
Surfing Excursion Sunday 11 February 2018, 11am – 1.30pm Brighton Beach, Scarborough  Kids aged 7+

Come and learn to surf with the Family Centre! Our beginners’ lesson will take your child through ocean awareness, water safety and surfing technique.

At capacity.
Solutions Forum - Educate your Support Network and Sports Coach Tuesday 6 March 2018, 6.30pm – 8.30pm Family Centre Everyone 

Don’t do type 1 diabetes on your own – you need skilled-up, compassionate people on your side. Send the people in your network to our Solutions Forum and the Family Centre will educate them on type 1 basics, diabetes etiquette, and managing type 1 during sports. This forum is for friends, neighbours, relatives, grandparents, teachers and sports coaches. There are no silly questions at our Solutions Forums! Build a better support team with us! 

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FlexIT

Saturday 17 March and Saturday 24 March 2018,   9am - 4.30pm each day

Family Centre  18+

Do you need a refresher in all things type 1? Do you have a friend or loved one who would benefit from some type 1 re-education with you? Flexible Insulin Therapy, or Flex-IT, is a fantastic group based education program designed by one of the leading diabetes institutes in Australia, Baker IDI. The course is presented by the Family Centre Credentialled Diabetes Educator and Dietitian, Amy Rush, joined by Credentialled Diabetes Educator and Dietitian, Jo Beer.

PLUS – Every FlexIT participant will receive a FREE Freestyle Libre with two sensors, valued at $285!

 

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Teen Camp Tuesday 24 April - Saturday 28 April  Camp Kulin  Teens aged 13 - 16  Teens, this camp is all about having fun, whilst self-managing your type 1! Play a giant foosball game, a low ropes course, a giant dodgeball pit, ‘My Kitchen Rules’ cook-off, and more! You’ll come home with new friends and new confidence. Click here to register.