Month: December 2016

Seniors social networking to reduce isolation

Residents of St Basil’s Nursing Home in Lakemba are finding it easier to reconnect with friends and family thus reducing their social isolation thanks to a $50,000 donation from Canterbury League Club which has gone towards the purchase of 60 smart tablets. The tablets have been installed with apps such as Skype and Youtube to

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Steve Waugh Foundation helping a little girl called Josie

Josie is a 4 year old little girl who loves her family and her dog Wilma. The Penshurst loves to laugh, play, read stories, swing, swim and cuddle. Josie also lives her life with a rare disease called FoxG1 which is a rare genetic mutation that affects her brain development and function. It means Josie

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CANTERBURY AMALGAMATES WITH PUNCHBOWL CLUB

Late last year Canterbury Members were asked to vote on the amalgamation of Canterbury Bankstown Tennis & Bowls Club located in Punchbowl. Members voted for the amalgamation and in December 2016, Liquor and Gaming NSW approved the decision. As part of the agreement, Canterbury has committed to $1 million plus funding for core activities to

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