Canterbury Earlwood Caring Community Centre runs programs for families, seniors and the local community including seniors social support groups and outings; parenting support and groups; playgroup; computer classes; English classes; yoga classes for adults and seniors; family yoga classes; craft classes; art classes; Greek women’s group; Tai Chi; parents walking group; fortnightly men’s group; intergenerational and community garden projects; quarterly social outings outside Sydney; and monthly dementia carers support group.

Address: 15 Clarke Street, Earlwood 2206
Contact Number: 9558 5093
Fax Number: 9558 5093
Email: reception@cecal.org.au

Website: www.cecal.org.au
Hours of Service: Monday-Friday 10.00am-4.00pm. Some programs occur outside of these hours
Area organisation services: Canterbury & Roselands Wards
Languages other than English available: TIS phone interpreters are available
Referral Pathway: Self-referral via walk in, phone, online, Facebook page or My Aged Care
Eligibility Criteria: Many programs are open to all locals (some family and seniors programs for people who live in the Canterbury and Roselands Wards and for families with children 0-12). Family Yoga children (5+) must be accompanied by a parent/carer. The Seniors Social Support group clients must register through My Aged Care. Other programs people can self-refer.
Any Applicable fees: Counselling for parents and parenting education are free. Most other programs have a small fee (between $1-$8 per group, Seniors Social Support Groups $10). Discounts are available in some programs for CECAL members and people on pensions or benefits, fees are negotiable for families in financial difficulty.

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In 2016 the former City of Canterbury Council and former Bankstown City Council amalgamated to form the City of Canterbury Bankstown. The new Local Government Area (LGA) is made up of five Council Wards.


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The new LGA has different boundaries for some services listed in this directory such as local health districts, state funded programs and NSW Police Local Area Commands. Different boundaries and funding can impact on the services available to different people.