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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! 

At capacity.

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!


At capacity.
Neil McLagan - Crossing for a Cause Saturday 24 March 2018 4.30pm - 6pm Family Centre Everyone

On 25 March, Neil McLagan will set off on an unsupported 3900km cycle from Perth to Sydney to raise $10,000 for the Family Centre.

Join us on 24 March to hear Neil talk about his bike set up, supplies, nutrition plan and ride itinerary on the day before he embarks on his huge adventure.

Click here to register.
Life without Limits - Rob Palmer Tuesday 17 April 2018 2pm - 4pm Family Centre Everyone

Best known as the DIY guru on Better Homes and Gardens and for winning Dancing with the Stars in 2010, Rob was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 7 and will show us how he lives his life without limits!

There will be an opportunity for a live Q&A session, so come prepared with your questions for Rob. This will be followed with our very own DIY garden session for the kids with Rob, proudly supported by Bunnings, with a special treat at the end.

Come along for a fun, interactive afternoon with Rob and the Family Centre team!

At capacity.
AQWA Excursion Thursday 26 April 2018 9.30am - 12pm AQWA - Aquarium of Western Australia Everyone Come join the Family Centre for an underwater adventure at AQWA next school holidays. Families are welcome to bring their lunch and stay for the day! Click here to register.
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! You’ll come home with new friends and new confidence. At capacity.
HBF Run for a Reason Sunday 27 May 2018  Gloucester Park Everyone Registrations are open for HBF Run for a Reason and we would LOVE for the Family Centre to be your reason! Click here to register.