I need help to complete the survey, who do I contact?

    For assistance with completing the survey, please contact Community Services Officer (Positive Ageing), Marita Gardener on (08) 9386 6170 or email: positive ageing@nedlands.wa.gov.au

    What is the Positive Ageing Program?

    The Nedlands Affinity Club forms part of The Nedlands Positive Ageing program which was formed to offer health enhancing activities that are stimulating and encourage community engagement at a nominal cost.

    How many members are there?

    The Club currently enjoys a membership of 213 people.

    What were the results of the 2018 Survey?

    People who attended activities described them as being beneficial for their health and well-being from the friendly social interactions and the friendships that have grown from participating in the activities.

    Members liked the welcoming atmosphere, friendly people and the friendliness of everyone in building relationships. The inclusiveness and accessibility to the activities along with there being no pressure placed on members to participate was appreciated.

    They thought the prices were reasonable and appreciated the pay-as-you-go system, the competency, friendliness and enthusiasm of the teachers and volunteers. People like the well programmed and variety of activities and were always welcomed to provide suggestions for new activities.

    Overall, all respondents were satisfied of very satisfied with the services and activities provided and they would also recommend join the Affinity Club to friends.

    What is the cost to be a member?

    Membership costing $25 per financial year which entitles members to discounts for most activities.

    Where are the Club’s activities held?

    You will find the activities of the Club at the Nedlands Community Care (97 Waratah Avenue), or at the Dalkeith Hall and the Community Hive at Mt Claremont Community Centre.

    What activities does the Club currently provide?

    The Club provides weekly and monthly activities as follows:

    Weekly activities 

    • Walking Group
    • Pilates for Seniors
    • Chair Pilates
    • Seniors Yoga
    • Chair Yoga
    • Table Tennis
    • Canasta
    • Mah Jong
    • Zumba Gold
    • Line Dancing
    • Computer Support Cafe
    • Sing-with-us

    Monthly activities

    • Cuppa Crafts
    • Senior Indian Club
    • Monday Movie group
    • Laughter Yoga