Social Support Service

BRHS runs a Social Support Service that we call Planned Activity Groups.

What are Planned Activity Groups?

Planned Activity Groups provide a friendly place to share a meal, catch up with friends or make new ones, and enjoy a range of activities that can assist with better health and wellbeing.

Planned Activity Groups can also serve as respite for carers.


Bairnsdale Regional Health Service has Planned Activity Groups in 5 areas.

All programs start at 9 a.m.

Bairnsdale: Monday to Friday
ph: 5152 0276

Buchan: Thursday only
ph: 0409 957 308

Lindenow: Tuesday only
ph: 0417 253 226

Metung: Tuesday only
ph: 0409 957 308
(Transport available from Bruthen.)

Paynesville: Wednesday only
ph 0409 957 308


Who attends Planned Activity Groups?

Older people living within the community.

People of any age living with a disability.

What is the cost?

$14 – $18 per day. This includes lunch and afternoon tea.


Want More Information?

To talk with someone about this program contact Planned Activity Group staff on (03) 5152 0276 or (03) 5152 0277.

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