Careship Coorong

Coonalpyn, SA

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2 girls preparing food with the assistance of an older woman, all wearing aprons and chefs hats
7000
Funded 2016 by the Trust

Connecting cooks: an intergenerational cooking program

This grant will help connect children with senior members of the community to establish long-lasting valuable inter-generational friendships through a series of cooking events.

Profile

Careship Coorong promotes care farming - the therapeutic use of a working farm for people with social care needs.

They currently operate a pilot care farm which provides social care to people living with dementia on a snail farm. They run a program that gives people with care needs the chance to participate in farming activities, and an intergenerational cooking program in which primary school children interact with senior community members.

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Highlighting the Murraylands and Riverland region