News

Walk For Dementia 2021

23rd Sep 2021

This week is National Dementia Action Week.  Inverell Home Support Program supported this with our Walk for Dementia on Thursday.  A group of keen walkers enjoyed a beautiful stroll along the picturesque Macintyre River to raise funds for ...

R-U-OK Day 2021

9th Sep 2021

IHSP joined in the recognition of R U OK Day. The team marked the day by taking time to reflect about the importance of checking in on each other over a cuppa and a cupcake. Volunteer, Andrew Woodhead was pretty keen on the cupcakes on offer....

Covid-19 Check-In Card

25th Aug 2021

The COVID-19 check-in card is a hard-copy (printed) card with a unique QR code that contains your registered contact details.   When you enter a COVID Safe business, a staff member scans your card and your visit to the premises is ...

Covid Update July 2021

19th Jul 2021

All of our social activities are currently suspended due to COVID-19 restrictions.  Community members still requiring assistance with transport to attend medical appointments or to go shopping for essentials items can phone the Inverell or Ashf...

Covid Update June 2021

28th Jun 2021

Golden Club Inverell - cancelled this week Pallamallawa Social Bus trip cancelled today (Mon 28th) Ashford Day Centre cancelled for Tues 29th June. All visitors to the IHSP Offices and Day Centres in Inverell & Ashford mu...

Volunteers Luncheon 2021

27th May 2021

Celebrating National Volunteers Week today, Inverell Home Support Program recognised all of their wonderful Volunteers with a luncheon at the RSM Auditorium.   Volunteers were awarded Certificates for 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of...

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2021

26th May 2021

Today IHSP held our annual Biggest Morning Tea at the Pioneer Village.  Over 70 people joined us for a cuppa and a smorgasbord of delicious goodies.  We raised $705.00!  Thank you to everyone who helped organise the day, thank you to t...

Volunteers Luncheon 2021

21st May 2021

Inverell Home Support Program will host its annual luncheon to celebrate National Volunteers Week next Thursday, May 27 at the RSM Club. Volunteers are an integral part of the Inverell Home Support Program's services, delivering 7600 hours of face t...

National Volunteer Week 2021

17th May 2021

Inverell Home Support Program aims to assist people over 65, those with a disability and their carers, to live independently in the community for as long as practical.   We rely on volunteer workers to provide quality and reliab...

Manual Handling Training

12th May 2021

IHSP is providing Manual Handling training to our Volunteers and Staff. The training was organised through Vital Health with Phoebe being the trainer on the day. Everyone found it very beneficial and we’ll be running another session on the 18...

Seniors Week Offer

19th Apr 2021

To celebrate seniors week we have this special offer from the 20th April to the 23rd April 2021....

Social Butterfly Group Activities

15th Apr 2021

Ladies enjoying the Social Butterfly Group activities...

Easter Greetings 2021

1st Apr 2021

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Emmaville Lunch Bus

30th Mar 2021

Our Monday Lunch Bus travelled over to the Emmaville Tatts Hotel where they enjoyed a delicious meal and a quick look in the museum. If you would like to get involved please phone Robyn on 02 6722 5853...

Social Support Groups

29th Mar 2021

Social Support Groups at Inverell Home Support Program. If you would like to get involved please phone Sandy on 02 6722 5888 Photos: - Thelma Doust and Ruby Watts enjoying Easter Craft - Willa Baines and Col Penberthy getting serious with the iPa...

Jan Holder Retiring

25th Mar 2021

Jan has been volunteering with us for the past 12 years and is now retiring. Her smiling face and jokes will be missed by all....

Long Term Volunteers Retiring

22nd Mar 2021

We have two long term volunteers retiring. Leonie Loy and Colleen Makim. Leonie Loy has been volunteering for Inverell Home Support for the past twenty years, she has been an honest, reliable hard working volunteer who has always made herself availa...

Dine & Discover NSW

17th Mar 2021

The NSW Government has launched Dine & Discover NSW to encourage the community to get out and about and support dining, arts and tourism businesses. NSW residents aged 18 and over can apply for 4 x $25 vouchers, worth $100 in total. 2 ...