Move over firefighters and cute fluffy puppies. A bunch of brave ladies from a Central Coast nursing home have bared all for a calendar fundraiser.
Following in the footsteps of actors Helen Mirren and Julie Walters (stars of the film Calendar Girls), the 18 female residents of Uniting Starrett Lodge in Hamlyn Terrace, aged between 78 and 94, stripped off for their own Calendar Girls photo shoot.
The project, which has the women in a series of fun poses – such as...
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You only live once, which is why you should live it to the fullest. And it's never too late to do something fun and interesting. Have at look at these 8 activites that Uniting residents are trying
Take up sailing
Last year 250 residents from Uniting services headed to Penrith Regatta Centre for a day of sailing and fishing. For Uniting client Stanley Walker, 84, it was his first time sailing. He said that didn’t stop him taking over the steering...
It doesn’t matter who you are or where you’re going. Acceptance and a welcoming attitude is a valued asset. How did Alma become such a gem?
“I found out my niece was a lesbian, and my sister never told me. I wanted to know why. I asked her, and she said ‘I thought you wouldn’t like it’ and I said she’s my niece, she’s still my niece, she’s not changed at all!”
Alma has lived at Uniting Elanora aged...