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Para Hills Seniors Centre

PHC-Monday-or-Friday-Group-guest-presentation

The Para Hills Seniors Centre (PHSC) is a friendly leisure centre situated at the new Para Hills Community Hub.

The centre offers a unique blend of programs, activities and services on Tuesdays and Thursdays for older people.

The Para Hills Club is a social support group for frail, older people available on Mondays and Fridays. The program includes interesting activities, guest speakers, morning tea and lunch. During the COVID period - the Para Hills Club is temporarily suspended.

Contact the Para Hills Seniors Centre on 8406 8544 for further information or visit salisbury.sa.gov.au/phch for all program details. Transport may be available for eligible participants.


Opening Hours

Location

Para Hills Library Complex, Wilkinson Road

Para Hills SA 5096

Contact Info


Getting there

The Para Hills Centre is located within the Para Hills Community Hub. A number of bus routes service the surrounding area. A car park is available for use. For further details and current timetable please visit www.adelaidemetro.com.au 

What's on at the Para Hills Seniors Centre

The Para Hills Seniors Centre offers a range of programs through its Community or Seniors days and other activities hosted by external hirers.

Day

Activity

Eligibility

Mondays and Fridays

Seniors Day - catering for isolated and frail older people (entry criteria applies)

Note: until further notice, these full day programs have been temporarily suspended as part of Councils response to COVID-19. For further enquires, contact Sue on 8406 8587.

  • Anyone aged 65+, including those with disability
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander aged 50+
Monday, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Community Day
  • Anyone aged 50+, including those with a disability
Monday, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Lunch - call 8406 8544 before 11am to book
  • Anyone aged 50+, including those with a disability
Wednesdays, Thursday and Friday nights, Saturday mornings and Sunday monthly.
Various activities by external hirers
  • Please contact the hirer for details

A list of the programs with the dates and time can be found in the 2020 Weekly Program.

Hills Meals Services

Whilst fresh dine-in meals are temporarily unavailable, a selection of fresh and toasted sandwiches and frozen meals are available to purchase Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. You can also call the centre on 8406 8587 a couple of days to pre-order from the menu specials located at www.salisbury.sa.gov.au/jyc 

Membership

A membership fee applies to attend programs at the centre. The Membership period aligns with the financial year July - June each year. Membership gives you access to our programs at any of our three Over 50's leisure centres.

  • Para Hills Seniors Centre - Para Hills Community Hub, Wilkinson Rd, Para Hills
  • Jack Young Centre (JYC) - Orange Ave, Salisbury
  • Pine Lakes Centre - 16 Homestead Place, Parafield Gardens.

Our staff can also give you information about help at home through Home Assist and the Housing Support Program. This may include support with cleaning, shopping, home maintenance and modifications, gardening, social trips and transport.

Membership can be obtained by visiting the Para Hills Seniors Centre or the Jack Young Centre and completing the appropriate form. Please note that you don't have to be a member to come in for meals that are open to the public on a Tuesday or a Thursday. Pre-ordering required. Please ring 8406 8587 before 11am and meals served promptly at 12 noon.