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A healthy life at any age

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Happy Nowruz event attracts 600 women and children…

Happy Nowruz event attracts 600 women and children in Melbourne

Over 500 Afghan women and children gathered at a hall in Dandenong, to share f...

Happy Nowruz 2017

Happy Nowruz 2017

Following the success of 2016’s Happy Nowruz, the Afghan New Year event, annec...

Cultural Diversity Day 2017 at David House

Cultural Diversity Day 2017 at David House

To celebrate Cultural Diversity Week 2017, annecto’s David House in Yarraville...

annecto at the Seniors Expo in Dubbo

annecto at the Seniors Expo in Dubbo

As part of Seniors Festival in New South Wales, the Dubbo Neighbourhood Centre...

Meet just one of the annecto NDIS Team Members

Meet just one of the annecto NDIS Team Members

As the National Disability Insurance Scheme, or NDIS, continues to roll out ac...

Ageing in a rainbow world

Ageing in a rainbow world

We’re all getting older; it’s just that we’re all at different stages. Regardl...

Sons of the West pre-season kicks off for 2017

Sons of the West pre-season kicks off for 2017

It’s that time of year again, when Sons of the West start their pre-season men...

An inspiring film about ageing creatively

An inspiring film about ageing creatively

Melbourne-based filmmaker Rohan Spong’s latest documentary, Winter at Westbeth...

annecto’s After-Hours Team set to ramp up in 2017

annecto’s After-Hours Team set to ramp up in 2017

An annecto service more in demand with each passing year is After-Hours. Opera...

It's Midsumma and a great time to connect

It's Midsumma and a great time to connect

We’re in the middle of Midsumma, Melbourne’s queer arts and cultural festival,...

Simple steps to staying safe on hot days

Simple steps to staying safe on hot days

Emergency Services receive increased calls over the summer period from people li...

annecto Yarraville’s Christmas Choir rocks the hou…

annecto Yarraville’s Christmas Choir rocks the house

A group of people from annecto Yarraville sang an acapella version of Queen’s We...

International Day of People with Disability

International Day of People with Disability

Celebrating people of all abilities International Day of People with Disability...

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Why is it so hard to ask for help?

I’ve been looking after myself for the past 60+ years. I don’t ...

annecto's AGM and Showcase captures the heart of w…

annecto's AGM and Showcase captures the heart of what we do

The 2016 Annual General Meeting and Showcase was held in Melbourne at the Ar...

Congratulations to the 2016 annecto Award winners

Congratulations to the 2016 annecto Award winners

This year’s award winners were presented with their awards at the annual annecto...