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Karumah provides a number of health programs and social events designed to address social isolation. Isolation is an issue which affects approximately 80% of people living with HIV in the Hunter region. Karumah holds a variety of social events to build sustaina- ble social networks and links within the community and workshops to assist with self-management skills and strategies.

Delicious Nutritious – ACON Training

Facilitator will be Russ Gluyas from the ACON LOVE Project – this is a really fun evening where you will find out about how to eat delicious and nutritious food, while eating delicious and nutritious food. – Please note this workshop is for LGBTI people over 55. Please contact Lisa Ronneberg at ACON to register.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – A photographic journey

At the Lovett Gallery Newcastle Region Library – Level 2 Laman Street Newcastle

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

GROWING OLD [DIS]GRACEFULLY

What wonderful things await us as we mature?
How does our life grow better as we age?
Prostate – where it is and how to keep it in good nick..
How will my sex life and social life change?
Friends, fun and future – it’s all good really….
All your questions answered… grumpy men welcome!

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Bowling event on Friday

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Men’s Health Week “HAPPY HOUR”

Come along and enjoy prizes and give away’s when participating in the …’Man Quiz’… kindly hosted by Men’s Health and Mayfield Medical Connection

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Happy Hour

Happy Hour (men only) – free event from 5 -7pm on the 12th June 2014 at the Stag and Hunter Hotel – Mayfield. Free show bags prizes and information.  

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Friday Night BBQ

This has been a regular event for Karumah – this BBQ is on Friday  20th June at 6pm. A gold coin donation is required and please feel free to bring along a plate to share.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Cooking Nutritionally for one

How to Cook Nutritionally for One – Thursday 26th June 2014 11am start at Karumah. Hand outs available and a gold coin donation is required. Stay for lunch.  

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Mens Group

At our recent Men’s Health Workshop at Karumah it was decided to have ongoing groups on men’s health. The idea is to have the groups facilitated until the group becomes self-sustaining. The next Men’s Group will be Thursday July 17th at Karumah from 10.30 to 11.30am will be facilitated by Greg Milan so come along …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Hunter Homeless Connect Day

Do you know someone who is homeless or doing it tough and at risk of becoming homeless? direct them to the Hunter Homeless Connect Day on August 12th.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

PHH Lunch

Our lunch at Hornsby RSL has been postponed from the 12th June to the 16th August. An unfortunate reschedule due to clashing with other PHH events.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah – 25 years of caring – Red Party

You are invited to Karumahs 25th year celebration at our RED Party. DJ – Photo Booth – Drag Show – Raffles and much more. Prizes for best theme dressed. The theme is RED – PRINCE – PRINCESS – PUNK and PROSTITUTE. Tickets available at Karumah or direct debit on line.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

PozHet and the Haven

 Meet others and be involved in healthy living discussions, Manage your medications and talk to your doctor about HI Richard Kennedy (BGF) Dr Rick Varma HIV Specialist (Nepean & Parramatta Hospital) Metro, regional and rural positive men and women welcome + partners + family Western Suburbs Haven Blacktown Saturday 30 August 10.30am – 3pm Please …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Peer to Peer – Positive Life

Peer 2 Peer – a new peer-led support and discussion group open to all gay men with HIV. Come and share your experiences with other positive men in a  friendly and safe environment. Grow your friendship network, Thursday 11th September from 6.30pm at 414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills (a short walk from Central Station). a …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Drumbeat – Workshop Karumah

  Drumbeat is starting at Karumah on Tuesday 15th July 2014. Its a fantastic opportunity with Dee Brooks facilitating ….you asked for it at the residential workshop at Myunah Bay and we have delivered

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

10 Pin Bowling

Come and have a game of 10 pin bowls with Karumah – Friday 19th September – contact Catherine for more information.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Discussion Forum – Positive Life

Positive Life is hosting a discussion forum at Karumah on Friday 24th October 2014 at 6pm, come along and join in the discussion and stay for our Friday Night BBQ afterwards. Contact Catherine for more information 0490 094 268 or casemanager@karumah.com.au

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Mens’s Health Expo – What every man needs to know

Topics include: Bowel cancer – sexual health – staying healthy – testicular cancer – relationships – passports – testosterone – health – heart disease & diabetes – wellness – the prostate – alcohol & drugs – erections – prevention – sun exposure – activities – depression  

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

World Mental Health Day

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

POZHET Retreat – Myuna Bay Recreational Camp

    Myuna Bay Recreational Camp – Friday evening 19th until Sunday 12th October 2014 to find out more call Pozhet on 1800 812 404 or email Pozhet at pozhet@pozhet.org.au Closing date for applications is the 12th September 2014

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Discussion Forum – Positive Life

Positive Life is holding a discussion forum at Karumah on Friday 24th October form 6pm to 7pm. Afterwards join us for our Friday night BBQ

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Fresh Start – Quit Smoking program

Positive Life NSW & Karumah are running a program especially designed to help people with HIV to quit smoking Fresh Start is a peer led course held each week for 2 consecutive weeks Current session dates are Fridays 17 & 24 October from 3pm to 5.30pm To register or for more information contact Catherine on …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Pozhet BBQ – Karumah

Saturday 18th October 2014 Karumah will be hosting a pozhet BBQ at Karumah. It starts at 12pm through to 4pm. Come along for a catch up.  

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Walk 21 Sydney 2014

The NSW Government in partnership with the City of Sydney has won the right to host the 2014 Walk 21 event, the world’s leading Conference on walking it will be held at Luna Park on 21 – 23 October 2014 Sydney NSW.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Discussion Forum – Positive Life

Positive Life is holding a discussion forum at Karumah on Friday 24th October form 6pm to 7pm. Afterwards join us for our Friday night BBQ

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Fresh Start – Quit Smoking program

Positive Life NSW & Karumah are running a program especially designed to help people with HIV to quit smoking Fresh Start is a peer led course held each week for 2 consecutive weeks Current session dates are Fridays 17 & 24 October from 3pm to 5.30pm To register or for more information contact Catherine on …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Forum Karumah – HIV Meds in local Chemists

From 1st July 2015 some community pharmacies (local Chemists) will start dispensing HIV medication. Come along and talk to Positive Life NSW and help us plan for the important change. This event is followed by Karumahs Friday night BBQ.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumahs Friday Night BBQ

Our next Friday Night BBQ is being held at Karumah on Friday 24th October, come along for a catch up  

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

National Stress-Less Day

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Bikefest – is a celebration of cycling for fun, fitness and smart transport

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

The LOVE Project Self-Management Group

The Love Project is piloting a self-‘management group’ about healthy active ageing.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah’s 25th Anniversary Red Party

Karumah is celebrating 25 years of caring for the HIV community with a RED PARTY at the Gallipoli Club. There will be finger food, drinks at the bar Drag Show, DJ, photo booth raffles and much more. Come along and help us celebrate.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah RED PARTY

The theme is Red – Prince – Princess – Punk or Prostitute When: Friday 21/11/2014 7pm to 11.30pm Where: Gallipoli Club – Beaumont St Hamilton Cost: $20.00   OR $15.00 Karumah members and concession card holders DJ – Photo Booth – Raffles – Drag Show – Bingo – Prize for the best dressed and much more …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

RED DRESS RUN

Show your support for AIDS awareness week – Saturday 22nd November 7.30am at 1 Arnold Street Carrington 2294 To enter this free event register with our generous hosts at www.parkrun.com.au/newy – arrive on the day wearing red. Red Ribbons and other red attire will be available to purchase at the ACON stand from 7am, all funds …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Hike for HIV

Meet at Dixon Park and wear something red, everyone welcome, bring friends, family, dogs. Ride, walk, skate or jog from Dixon Part to the King Edward park and return. Free BBQ and information at the end of the hike. More information contact. Janine.Baker6@tafe.nsw.edu.au

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Pride the movie at BGF

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

POZHET Event

Annual Workshop – Looking ahead managing your health, happiness and wellbeing.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Red Ribbon Stalls

Karumah is holding 2 RED Ribbon stall days this year. 1. Thursday 27th November 2014 near the station at Hamilton 2. Monday 1st December 2014 at the Clock Tower on Beaumont St Hamilton Please come along and support Karumah to support people living with HIV in the Hunter

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

World AIDS Day Lecture

“HIV/AIDS the Hunter Response” – recognising 30 years of treating people with HIV. RNC Lecture Theatre 1pm – 2pm. ALL WELCOME – contact Pauline Dobson 4922 3444

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Paint the Town Red

Civic Park Fountain, the Obelisk, Customs House fountain and various walls will be lit up in Red for AIDs awareness week. Red Ribbon Banner at Newcastle Library will hang a giant red ribbon on the front of the library Library Displays Cessnock. Lake Macquarie and Newcastle libraries will have AIDs awareness week displays

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Ladies morning – Coffee and a catch up

Ladies morning every Wednesday, if you are HIV positive female and feeling isolated? Karumah is opening its doors to positive women (children welcome) every Wednesday starting 9/4/2014 from 10am-12midday. Come along for a cuppa and chat and participate in the planning around this group. Would you like to hear from guest speakers around particular topics or …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah AGM

All members welcome come along and make a difference.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Christmas Lunch

Come along and join us for our last event of the year. We will be having a lunch at the Mayfield Diggers Club from 12pm. If you can make it please RSVP to Catherine.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

2015 Retreat for Gay Men with HIV

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

PHH BBQ – Karumah Saturday 21st February 2015

Saturday 21st February at Karumah we will be joined by our Social Worker from John Hunter for discussions on current issues.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Fair Day -Sydney

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Pozhet Annual Retreat – Berry

Its that time of year again contact Catherine for more details or Pozhet in Sydney.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

MARDI GRAS 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Pozhet – African Connection 7th March 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Friday Night BBQ

Come along and join others for a catch up – a gold coin donation would be appreciated

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Cross Dressers Social Group – Workshop “Eyebrows”

This is a workshop at the “Divine” 142 Maitland Road, Mayfield on “Eyebrows” which includes drawing – shaping – products – skin care for men and women – Q & A – and complimentary neck and shoulder massage – cost $10pp At The Divine – 142 Maitland Road, Mayfield 0429 059 760

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah PHH Social Lunch

We will be having our social lunch at an Italian Restaurant in Hamilton on the 21st March 2015. For more details please contact Catherine.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Transgender Social Group

Join this group – all after hours events are held at The Divine and include a complimentary wine, soft drink, nibbles and 5% discount on other purchases The Divine – 142 Maitland Road, Mayfield  – 0429 059 760 divinedrag@outlook.com      www.facebook.com/thedivinedrag

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Treatments Update – Training

Workshop at ACON facilitated by Neil McKellar-Stewart (ACON HIV Health Promotion Officer) and Dr Michael Boyle. Have your questions answered about simpler dosing, switching regimes, adherence, HIV in the brain, healthy immune system, aging, cancer, inflammation, cardio, testing and PREP. Please register with  Lisa Ronneberg at ACON

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Money Matters – ACON Training

Facilitated by the Bobby Goldsmith Foundation, explores ways to take control of your finances in a fun and practical way. We’ll help you to feel more confident about your future, reduce stress and to be able to look forward to rewarding yourself once in a while without denying basic needs. – Please collect receipts for …

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

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Karumah Friday Night BBQ – 17th April 2015

Friday Night BBQ at Karumah for all people living with HIV their partners family and carers. A gold coin donation would be appreciated.

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

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Karumahs Carer Event 25th April 2015

If you are a carer you are invited to this event, please contact Catherine for details.

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Delicious Nutritious – ACON Training

Facilitated by Russ Gluyas from the ACON LOVE Project – A really fun evening, where you will find out about how to eat delicious and nutritious food, while eating delicious and nutritious food – please note this workshop is for the LGBTI people over 55. Please register with Lisa Ronneberg at ACON 02 4927 6808

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Dental Care – ACON Training

Facilitated by “Smile with Pride” – Get updated information about the Smile With Pride Program, and dental care. Free dental care packs available to participants.   Please register with Lisa Ronneberg at ACON

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Dental Care – ACON Training

Facilitated by “Smile with Pride” – Get updated information about the Smile With Pride Program and dental care. Free dental care packs available to participants. Please register with Lisa Ronneberg ACON 02 4927 6808

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Treat Early Community Discussion – ACON Forum

Facilitated by ACON – An opportunity for community members both HIV positive and negative gay men to discuss the issues related to treating HIV early including the impact on viral load and transmission of HIV and on safe sex – please note this forum is for gay and other homosexually active men. Please register with …

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Myunah Bay Getaway

Karumah is hosting a ‘getaway’ at Myunah Bay Recreational & Sports Centre. This is for 9 people only and numbers are filling fast. Please contact Catherine 49408393 for more details.

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

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Arse Class – ACON Training

Facilitated by ACON peer facilitators – Explore ways to look after your arse and how to have fun with your arse and someone else’s and the anatomy of arses plus loads of tips on anal sex and sexual health – Please note this workshop is for gay and other homosexually active men. Thursday 7th and …

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Karumah Planning Day

We welcome all service users and stakeholders to join us on this day and contribute to the future of Karumah. To be held at Karumah on Wednesday 13th May 2015 at 9am at Karumah

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Social Connections – ACON Training

Facilitated by Libby Pike – Ability Links and Lisa Ronneberg ACON Looking for where to go or what to do to connect with what’s going on in Newcastle? learn new things and share your skills volunteer and meet up with other people who share your interests and find out what’s around and how you can …

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Arse Class – ACON Training

Facilitated by ACON peer facilitators – Explore ways to look after your arse and how to have fun with your arse and someone else’s and the anatomy of arses plus loads of tips on anal sex and sexual health – Please note this workshop is for gay and other homosexually active men. Thursday 7th and …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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International AIDS Candlelight Memorial 17th May 2015

Sydney’s annual Candlelight Memorial now takes place in May to coincide with the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day.

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Mindfulness – ACON Training

Facilitated by Russ Gluyas and Cath Adams – Counsellors ACON – We can spend so much time thinking over stuff that has happened in the past or worrying about things that may happen in the future that often we actually forget to appreciate or enjoy the moment. In this workshop we will discuss what mindfulness …

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Intro to Yoga – ACON Training

Facilitated by Maryann Lees – Yoga is a low impact form of exercise, regardless of size shape fitness level or age anyone can participate in Yoga classes and all can enjoy the benefits –  Please note if you have an injury or any ongoing physical impairment you need to let us know at registration so …

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Outing Disability – a photographic journey

Exhibition dates 8th – 30th May 2015

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ACON HIV Testing Week

HIV Testing Week If you get a HIV test at any of the below FREE testing sites during HIV Testing Week, 1—7 June 2015,  you will go into the draw to win an iPad mini  ACON—129 Maitland Rd, Islington Tuesday 2 June    3:30 – 6:30pm Thursday 4 June   9:30am – 3:30pm No appointment needed, just …

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ACON HIV Testing Week

HIV Testing Week If you get a HIV test at any of the below FREE testing sites during HIV Testing Week, 1—7 June 2015,  you will go into the draw to win an iPad mini  ACON—129 Maitland Rd, Islington Tuesday 2 June    3:30 – 6:30pm Thursday 4 June   9:30am – 3:30pm No appointment needed, just …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

ACON HIV Testing Week

HIV Testing Week If you get a HIV test at any of the below FREE testing sites during HIV Testing Week, 1—7 June 2015,  you will go into the draw to win an iPad mini  ACON—129 Maitland Rd, Islington Tuesday 2 June    3:30 – 6:30pm Thursday 4 June   9:30am – 3:30pm No appointment needed, just …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

ACON HIV Testing Week

HIV Testing Week If you get a HIV test at any of the below FREE testing sites during HIV Testing Week, 1—7 June 2015,  you will go into the draw to win an iPad mini  ACON—129 Maitland Rd, Islington Tuesday 2 June    3:30 – 6:30pm Thursday 4 June   9:30am – 3:30pm No appointment needed, just …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

ACON HIV Testing Week

HIV Testing Week If you get a HIV test at any of the below FREE testing sites during HIV Testing Week, 1—7 June 2015,  you will go into the draw to win an iPad mini  ACON—129 Maitland Rd, Islington Tuesday 2 June    3:30 – 6:30pm Thursday 4 June   9:30am – 3:30pm No appointment needed, just …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

ACON HIV Testing Week

HIV Testing Week If you get a HIV test at any of the below FREE testing sites during HIV Testing Week, 1—7 June 2015,  you will go into the draw to win an iPad mini  ACON—129 Maitland Rd, Islington Tuesday 2 June    3:30 – 6:30pm Thursday 4 June   9:30am – 3:30pm No appointment needed, just …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

ACON HIV Testing Week

HIV Testing Week If you get a HIV test at any of the below FREE testing sites during HIV Testing Week, 1—7 June 2015,  you will go into the draw to win an iPad mini  ACON—129 Maitland Rd, Islington Tuesday 2 June    3:30 – 6:30pm Thursday 4 June   9:30am – 3:30pm No appointment needed, just …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Celebrates Carers Week with a Carers Lunch Wednesday 14th October 2015

Venue and time to be announced.

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

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Getting it online – ACON Training

Facilitated by ACON Peer Facilitators – Set up an effective gay network profile and explore popular apps and websites to get the kind of experience you want. Understand online etiquette and how to stay safe whilst enjoying all the advantages the internet can offer – Please note this workshop is for gay and other homosexually …

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Getting it online – ACON Training

Facilitated by ACON Peer Facilitators – Set up an effective gay network profile and explore popular apps and websites to get the kind of experience you want. Understand online etiquette and how to stay safe whilst enjoying all the advantages the internet can offer – Please note this workshop is for gay and other homosexually …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Friday Night BBQ June 26th at Karumah

Please come along and join us for a Winter BBQ and be a part of the decision making process on a weekend ‘getaway’ with other peers set for 31st July to the 2nd August 2015.

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

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Karumah is having a conversation about competitive tendering

Please join the conversation – What does it mean for us – how can we work closer together  

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

POZHTEVENTS

WESTERN SYDNEY PROGRAM FOR 2015 FOR: MEN AND WOMEN LIVING WITH HIV AND THEIR PARTNERS TOPICS: HIV AND THE LAW GUEST SPEAKER: HALC (HIV LEGAL CENTRE) PRESENTING WHEN: 18TH JULY, 10.30 AM – 3PM FUTURE EVENTS: 7TH NOV WHERE: WESTERN SUBURBS HAVEN, BLACKTOWN MEET OTHERS / CHAT OVER LUNCH / FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE …

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

PHH BBQ Lunch July 25th Karumah 12pm

The Hunter PHH group lunch is open to all people living with HIV, they love you all to join them. The venue is a BBQ at Karumah where the group will decide where they will go for their weekend ‘getaway’ in September.

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Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Volunteers Thank you Lunch Wednesday 19th August 2015

Karumah is so grateful for its volunteers we want to say thank you – Please join us for a lunch and activity starting at 10am

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Tai Chi – Thursdays

Tai Chi is still available at Karumah on Thursdays, no need to make an appointment just turn up.

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Friday Night BBQ – Karumah – 28th August 2015 6pm

Please come along and join us and feel free to bring along a plate to share or leave a gold coin donation.

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Legal Workshop – Karumah

Presented by HALC – Will Making – Enduring Guardianship – Power of Attorney

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Thursday Lunches Karumah

Every second Thursday at the Wickham Park Hotel. This is replacing the centre days at Karumah. Cost of lunch is $5 for members.

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Meditation Mindfulness & Mental Wellbeing – FREE Workshop – Greg Milan

Meditation Mindfulness & Mental Wellbeing – free program for gay bi trans men Saturday 3rd October 10.30am to 4pm at ACON, 129 Maitland Road Islington. Refreshments and lunch provided Please RSVP to greg@menshealthservices.com or ring txt 0417 772 390

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Mental Health Month – Super Fun Picnic Day – 9th October 2015

Mental Health Month – Super Fun Picnic Day – Friday October 9th 2015 10am Start – Gregson Park Hamilton Fun Picnic Day!10am—2pm Gregson Park, Hamilton – BBQ – Guest Speakers – Face Painting – Craft Table – Sack races – Egg & spoon races – Photo shoot – Relaxation – Fashion show – Art exhibition – …

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PozHet Myuna Bay – Retreat

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Ladies Getaway and Reflection

Lochinvar – Friday 6th and Saturday 6th November 2015. Please contact Catherine for further details

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Volunteer Thank you Lunch

Karumah would like to say thank you to all our wonderful volunteers, please join us for a lunch, see Catherine for further details

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Transmission Free Film Screening

Transmission: the Journey from AIDs to HIV – coming to Newcastle as part of a regional roadshow for AIDS Awareness Week. Transmission captures the profound changes spanning the past three decades in Australia’s and Cambodia’s response to the AIDs epidemic. RSVP at www.acon.org.au/transmissionroadshow

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AAW Red Dress Run

Bring along some gold coins to purchase a fancy red accessory or red ribbon from the ACON stand. This is a free event. To register www.parkrun.com.au/newy

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PSN World AIDs Day Time Capsule

PSN is burying a Time Capsule on World AIDs Day 1st December 2015. The capsule will house historical items and documents.

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Positive Life – Peer 2 Peer

This is a support and discussion group by and for all HIV+ gay men irrespective of age or time of diagnosis. Meet up, share a meal and build your social network with other HIV+ guys. The group meets every two months RSVP call David 02 9206 2173 or email davidc@positivelife.org.au  

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Karumahs AGM 17th December 2015 11am

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Karumahs Christmas Party

Welcome all come and join our party

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Pozhet Women’s Wellness Workshop Sydney

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Positive Life & ACON Genesis Program

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Thursday Lunches

At the Wickham Park Hotel starting at 12.30pm members only pay $5 for their lunches, come along and join in.

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Karumah Tuesday Lunch – all welcome

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PHH Lunch venue TBA

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Karumah Cruise

Yes we are going on a cruise to the South Pacific. Thank you to all those who participated, have a great time.

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Workshop TBA – Saturday 23rd July 2016

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Tree of hope – Retreat

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Tuesday Lunch – all welcome

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Ladies Lunch – all ladies welcome

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Legal Workshop – Disclosure

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Friday Night Men’s Night – 13th May 2016

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Carers Lunch – Tuesday 24th May 2016

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Ladies Lunch – Thursday 26th May 2016

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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PHH Lunch – Saturday 11th June 2016

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Tuesday Lunch – 21st June 2016

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Ladies Lunch Thursday 23rd June 2016

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Myuna Bay Weekend Getaway

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Friday Night Men’s Night – Friday 8th July 2016

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Tuesday Lunch 19th July 2016

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Ladies Lunch – Thursday 21st July 2016

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Karumah Weekend Getaway – Myuna Bay

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Pozhet Retreat Hunter Region

September 16 @ 6:00 pm – September 18 @ 3:00 pm Pozhet Retreat in the Hunter region, NSW 2264 + Google Map Pozhet Retreat September 16 – 18 2016 The Pozhet Retreat is in September and is being held at a Sport and Recreation Centre near Morisset south of Newcastle. All Pozhet clients are welcome to apply. People who …

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Hunter Valley Wineries Day Trip

When:        Saturday 24th September Cost:          $37 per person – This needs to be paid in full by Friday 2nd September 2016 to Secure a place Bring:        Your own lunch for a picnic lunch Travel:       Pickups from McDonalds at Wallsend and Kurri Kurri, transport will be a small bus. Itinerary:   Departs 9.30am – Scarborough Winery – …

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Carers Week Cruise to Morphet

Morpeth, situated on the banks of the Hunter River, was once the gateway to inland Australia and one of the busiest trade ports in NSW. Today you can re-live the historic voyage from Newcastle to Morpeth in modern day style and comfort with NOVA Cruises

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Peer Focus Group Meeting

This will be our second meeting it will be at Karumah it starts at 10.30am see you then

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Central Coast Positive People Lunch – Grange Hotel

We are holding a lunch for our Central Coast peers at the Grange Hotel on Saturday 29th October 12pm if you are from the Central Coast and would like to join us please come along also let others you might know on the Coast about it.

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Peer Focus Group Training Monday 31st October 2016

Our first training is on this day facilitated by Dr Nathan Ryder – Kylie Vogt and Catherine Conaghan the topics are Health Literacy and the Role of Medication.

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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POZHET Annual Workshop 2016

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Volunteer Thank you lunch

This is our way of saying a big Thank you to our tireless volunteers

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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PHH Lunch Billabong Maitland

Our regular PHH lunch please come along

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International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day – Man Talk at the Monk

Man Talk at the Monk in the Priory Room & Courtyard – The Blind Monk 76 Beaumont Street Hamilton Saturday 19th November 2016 from noon.

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Stop Male Suicide – Male Suicide Prevention Training

Cost Tickets: $150 Full Price / $100 early Bird before October 31st Book online at www.stopmalesuicide.com/training

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Peer Focus Group Training – Mental Wealth

This is the second of our Training

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World AIDS Day 2016

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Peer Focus Group Training – Building Resilience

The third and final training.

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Thursday Lunch – Wickham Park Hotel 7th April 2016 12.30pm

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Karumah AGM

Wednesday 21st December 2016

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Karumah Christmas Lunch

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National Women with HIV Day

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ACON Afternoon Delight

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Peer Catch Up

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Craft Day

Kurri Kurri   Please bring a craft item along and a plate.

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Craft Days

When: Wednesday 29th March and Wednesday 19th April 2017 Where: Kurri Kurri Cost: Free Bring: Some craft if you are working on something and a plate to share

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Peer Catch Up -Lunch

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Shopping Day

We are having a shopping day on Wednesday 12th April, starting at the Steggles Factory Outlet in Beresfield then to Aussie Care (cheap groceries) and the Op Shops. For more information please contact Catherine.

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Craft Day

Kurri Kurri

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RENT by PantSeat Performing Arts

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POZHET Retreat Friday evening April 28 – Sunday April 30th 2017

   

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Peer Catch Up Lunch

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Moving Forward – A say YES to family peace program

A one day program for men who have survived domestic or intimate partner violence in any type of relationship and would like to participate in an educational peer support program that provides a safe men only space for discussion and personal growth.

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ACON Northern Rivers Gay men Retreat

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Hunter Valley Gardens Day Trip

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Peer Catch Up

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Whale Watching Cruise – Nelsons Bay

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Peer Catch Up

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Peer Catch Up

12.30 at Wickham Park Hotel all positive people their families and carers welcome.

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Workshop Karumah – Problems of Thinking with HIV

Come and join us on this workshop at Karumah on Wednesday 6th September 2017 from 10am to 12pm. Morning tea will be provided. In partnership with Positive Life NSW and facilitated by David Crawford. Cost is Free

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Women’s Group at Pozhet

Come along & meet other women & chat in a supportive environment – relation session with Dr. Tracey Mills – connect over coffee, tea & food. Friday 8th September 2017 11am to 2pm

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Here for HIV & Ageing – ACON

ACON’s LOVE Project is delivering a Wellness Weekend for People 50 + living with HIV Keeping fit and active, building emotional strength, eating healthy, future planning, improving our social connections and strengthening the support networks we share are just some of the topics we will explore. Older people living with HIV are invited regardless of …

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Craft Day – Bring a plate

Maitland – Contact Catherine for more information

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Peer Catch Up

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Craft Day – Bring a Plate

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Craft Day – Bring a Plate

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Peer Catch Up

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Craft Day – Bring a Plate

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Peer Catch Up

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Craft Day – Bring a Plate

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Karumah AGM

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Karumah Christmas Lunch

All Welcome

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Karumah AGM

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Karumah will be held on Tuesday 22nd January 2019 at 12pm at the ‘Happy Wombat’ restaurant at 575 Hunter Street Newcastle. We value our members and would welcome your attendance there. This event is exclusively for paid members of Karumah.

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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ACON’s Gay Men’s Retreat – Northern Rivers

Contact ACON for bookings or more information

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Peer Leader Group

Join our group for training events and fun

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HIV Associated Neurocognitive Disorder (HAND) Support Group Forming

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Sydney Mardi Gras – 40th Anniversary

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Workshop Karumah – The risk of anal and cervical cancers for people living with HIV

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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International HIV Women’s Day

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ACON – Mental Health First Aid

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ACON – Mental Health First Aid Training

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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ACON – Mental Health First Aid Training

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ACON – Mental Health First Aid Training

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ACON – Mental Health First Aid Training

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ACON – Mental Health First Aid Training

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ACON – Mental Health First Aid Training

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Pozhet Retreat 2018

Spring_retreat-Myuna_180618_FINALMYUNA BAY, NSW Friday 7 – Sunday 9 September A partnership event with South Eastern Sydney HIV and Related Programs Unit  Information & support about living well with HIV  Activities for all ages and abilities in a group environment  2 nights accommodation and all meals covered – Free!  Application forms must …

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Positively Perfect

Based in Sydney Pozhet provide a women’s peer support gathering. Be part of the positive conversations for women on the first Friday of every Month, Support around well being, information about women specific health issues, medication updates and peer support. It’s informative, supportive and social. Light lunch provided. Venues alternate every month for information, contact …

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Pozhet Drop In

Come along to meet others, get support and information or just have a chat. For more information or to RSVP, call our Freecall number 1800 812 404 or email Pozhet on pozhet@pozhet.org.au, or just drop in. Free tea and coffee, partners welcome. The Pozhet Drop-In is a proud initiative of the Pozhet Consumer Group. Sydney …

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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HIV Stigma and Discrimination Consultation

Save the Date and join the Positive Life Board for a conversation about how HIV Stigma and Discrimination impacts people living with HIV (PLHIV). • Let’s talk about the ways stigma and discrimination impact your health • How do you maintain your self-determination when experiencing stigma and discrimination? • Does making a complaint about stigma …

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Pozhet Drop In

Come along to meet others, get support and information or just have a chat. For more information or to RSVP, call our Freecall number 1800 812 404 or email Pozhet on pozhet@pozhet.org.au, or just drop in. Free tea and coffee, partners welcome. The Pozhet Drop-In is a proud initiative of the Pozhet Consumer Group. Link …

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Positively Perfect

Based in Sydney Pozhet provide a women’s peer support gathering. Be part of the positive conversations for women on the first Friday of every Month, Support around well being, information about women specific health issues, medication updates and peer support. It’s informative, supportive and social. Light lunch provided. Venues alternate every month for information, contact …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Carer’s Week Cruise 2018

Carers week Crusie 2018

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Peer Catch Up

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Positively Perfect

Based in Sydney Pozhet provide a women’s peer support gathering. Be part of the positive conversations for women on the first Friday of every Month, Support around well being, information about women specific health issues, medication updates and peer support. It’s informative, supportive and social. Light lunch provided. Venues alternate every month for information, contact …

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Pozhet Drop In

Come along to meet others, get support and information or just have a chat. For more information or to RSVP, call our Freecall number 1800 812 404 or email Pozhet on pozhet@pozhet.org.au, or just drop in. Free tea and coffee, partners welcome. The Pozhet Drop-In is a proud initiative of the Pozhet Consumer Group. Sydney …

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Pozhet Annual Workshop 2018

Saturday 17 November 9.30am to 4.30pm Jeffrey House, 162 Marsden St, Parramatta NSW 2150 Heterosexual men and women living with HIV, partners and family are invited Are you living in a rural or regional area? We have limited free accommodation available. Accommodation applications close on 30 September. Registration is essential Please call 1800 812 404 …

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Karumah Getaway – Myuna Bay

Getaway Myuna Bay PDF

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Positively Perfect

Based in Sydney Pozhet provide a women’s peer support gathering. Be part of the positive conversations for women on the first Friday of every Month, Support around well being, information about women specific health issues, medication updates and peer support. It’s informative, supportive and social. Light lunch provided. (End of year celebration) Venues alternate every …

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Peer Catch Up

Every month, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. December Event Details: Thursday Dec 13th, 2018 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional …

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Challenging HIV Stigma – A Human Rights Issue (free event)

Presented by Positive Life NSW & the Bobby Goldsmith Foundation Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/599066107207391/ To be accepted for who we are is a basic human right. For many people living with HIV (PLHIV), this is not the case. Stigma and discrimination for PLHIV can lead to social isolation and negatively impact on mental health. Research shows …

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Karumah Christmas Party

Come celebrate the holiday season with the Karumah community! Join us for lunch at The Happy Wombat on Hunter Street on Wednesday the 19th of December, 12-2pm. The Happy Wombat 575 Hunter Street Newcastle 12pm—2pm To RSVP contact Catherine on 0447 003 386 or email casemanager@karumah.com.au

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Peer2Peer and Social Club Christmas Function

From Positive Life NSW: Peer2Peer and the Social Club are peer support and discussion groups for people living with HIV and we are meeting up together to share a meal and build social networks in a safe, welcoming and relaxing space in celebration of the upcoming holiday season. DATE – Thursday 20 December TIME – …

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Newcastle My Health Record Forum

Positive Life NSW along with Karumah, Health Consumers NSW and the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) are jointly hosting a Community Forum in Newcastle for people living with chronic health diagnoses (hep C, HIV, mental health, diabetes, disability etc) and NGO services about My Health Record (#MyHR). This is an opportunity to ask questions, get answers and work outwhat’s …

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Newcastle My Health Record Forum

Positive Life NSW along with Karumah, Health Consumers NSW and the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) are jointly hosting a Community Forum in Newcastle for people living with chronic health diagnoses (hep C, HIV, mental health, diabetes, disability etc) and NGO services about My Health Record (#MyHR). This is an opportunity to ask questions, get answers and work …

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Men Care Too: Pre-Season with the Newcastle Knights

Take a short break from your role and spend a couple hours with other blokes who get what caring for someone means. “Men who are currently or have previously provided care and support to a family member or friend with an illness or disability are invited to join Men Care Too at a Newcastle Knights …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Hunter Women’s Centre: Easy Steps to a Healthier You Workshop

Come along to this workshop to learn creative ways to improve your health and well being • Embrace healthy attitudes to food and exercise • Look at the links between physical, mental and emotional health • Learn new recipes, food tips and simple exercises • Meet new people and create friendships Hunter Women’s Centre, Mayfield …

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Hunter Women’s Centre: Future Intentions Art Therapy Workshop

Give yourself the gift of time and check in with yourself about your goals and intentions for the future. This workshop will provide step by step instructions for creating your Intention figure/doll. It will allow you to connect with other women in a safe and supportive environment and include ideas on how to cultivate self-supporting …

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PositiveLife NSW – Fair Day

Positive Life will have two stalls this 2019 Fair Day! The DARE bum will make an appearance along with the very popular dog collars and leads, the 2019 Poslite magazine and more. Find us at Fair Day and say hello! Check out the Positive Speakers Bureau (PSB) speakers team, grab a show bag and a …

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Hunter Women’s Centre: Communication & Assertiveness Workshop – Charlestown

Do you have problems speaking up on your own behalf, find it hard to say no or are unsure how to respond to difficult people? ♦ Develop skills to help assert yourself so that other people respect you ♦ Identify your communication vulnerabilities ♦ Develop skills to communicate respectfully The Place Community Centre Cnr Frederick …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Positive Life NSW – Peer2Peer (Sydney)

Join us at the first Peer2Peer meeting of 2019! Peer2Peer is a peer support and discussion group for all gay and bisexual men living with HIV irrespective of age or time of diagnosis. Join us and share a meal, join the discussion and build your social network with others like yourself. All welcome! Date: Thursday …

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Hunter Women’s Centre: Self Esteem Foundations Workshop

Would you like to improve your self esteem? Do you give yourself a hard time with self-criticism? This workshop will give you basic skills and strategies around positive self-talk and assist in healing your “mud messages”. Find our how self esteem develops and why women are vulnerable to having low self-esteem. Hunter Women’s Centre, Mayfield …

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Hunter Women’s Centre: Self Esteem Strategies Workshop

This workshop is for women interested in practical strategies to improve their self-esteem: ♦ Developing and using effective affirmations ♦ How to change negative self-talk messages ♦ Dealing with people in your life who want to stop you from changing This workshop builds on the skills introduced in the Self Esteem Foundations Workshop Hunter Women’s …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Hunter Women’s Centre: International Women’s Day Morning Tea & Exhibition

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Positive Life NSW: National Day of Women Living with HIV Morning Tea

Join in with the celebrations for the National Day of Women living with HIV(NDWLHIV) on Saturday 9 March at a morning tea at the Camperdown Commons. Let’s come together as women living with HIV (WLHIV) and as friends, family, colleagues and supporters of WLHIV. Share stories and celebrate life, love, strength, solidarity and what living with HIV means …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Peer Leader Group – Weekend Lunch

Karumah’s Peer Leader Group aims to help reduce isolation and promote connection among PLHIV and their support networks. Come join the Karumah team and fellow community members for a weekend lunch at the Eastern Tiger “All You Can Eat” Asian Buffet in Cardiff on Saturday, March 30th from 12:30 – 2:30pm. Lunch is half price …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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ACON: Rural Retreat for Gay Men with HIV

The 2019 ACON Rural Retreat for Gay Men with HIV is scheduled for the extended weekend Fri 5 – Tue 9 April in a beautiful outdoor educational setting in the Tweed Valley. ACON Northern Rivers has organized this annual event since 1994. The Retreat is for all gay men living with HIV who live in …

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Positive Hunter Heterosexuals Lunch

Karumah’s Positive Hunter Heterosexuals group aims to help build connections among PLHIV who identify as heterosexual and their support networks. Come join the Karumah team and fellow community members for a Saturday lunch at the Billabongs Buffet Restaurant at East Maitland Bowling Club on April 8th from 12:00 – 2:00pm. Lunch is half price for …

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Queerstories: Newcastle Writer’s Festival

Enter the raucous, radical, wildly funny world of Queerstories and enjoy unexpected tales from an eclectic line up of stars and strangers, tales of lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour. Hosted by Maeve Marsden, with Claire G Coleman, Kait Fenwick, Bastian Fox Phelan, Paul Van Reyk and Anthony Venn-Brown. The …

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Karumah’s Men’s Health BBQ

Karumah invites all male-identifying community members for a BBQ and some casual Q&A sessions with experts in different areas of men’s health. We’ll be covering topics such as mental health, relationship health and sexual health in a low-pressure setting. Bring a plate to share and join the Karumah team for a fun and informative day …

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Positive Life NSW: HIV and Ageing Discussion Forum

Join the Positive Life Board for a conversation about how living with HIV impacts us as we age. Let us know the issues you’d like to talk about by calling (02) 9206-2177 or email contact@positivelife.org.au ——————- Date: Saturday 13 April 2019 Time: 9.30am to 1pm (Tea and Coffee on arrival) Place: Adina Sydney Centre, 2 …

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Postive Life NSW: HIV and Ageing

Join the Positive Life Board for a conversation about what it’s like living with HIV as we age. Does ageing and premature ageing impact your engagement and motivation in health? How do you maintain your resilience and self-determination as you age? Are there lessons learnt in other cultures or countries which would be useful as …

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Karumah 30th Anniversary: Life Writing Workshop

Ever wanted to write your autobiography? Do you have an interesting story to tell? As part of Karumah’s 30th Anniversary celebrations and story project, we have partnered with Newcastle’s Creative Wordshop to provide a free 2-hour workshop on life and memoir writing. If you’re writing your own story for the collection, you can bring along …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Men’s Health Services: GAY BI MENS GETAWAY WEEKEND

Men’s Health Services GAY BI MENS GETAWAY WEEKEND Rainbows Reach Retreat Wyee on the Central Coast 4pm Friday May 17 – 3pm Sunday May 19 This special get away weekend is an opportunity to relax, unwind and recharge. The weekend is for gay and bi men over 45 years of age and is offered as …

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Positive Life NSW: Sydney Candlelight Memorial

On Sunday 19 May 2019, Positive Life NSW and ACON will once again pay tribute to the memory of our lovers and friends we have lost to an AIDS-related illness, alongside our friends, family and allies. The keynote address will be delivered by Cameron Cox, CEO of the Sex Workers Outreach Project (SWOP) and the …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Positive Life NSW: [+Connect]

[+Connect] is an inclusive social event for all people living with HIV, their families and significant others to get together and celebrate life in a safe, accessible and friendly environment. This event was previously called The Quarterly. Come along and meet others in a relaxing environment and expand your friendship networks.

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Positive Life NSW: CEO Farewell Galah

From Positive Life NSW: Community members, colleagues and HIV sector partners are invited to join us for a farewell event for our outgoing CEO, Craig Cooper. Let’s have a drink and share some stories as we wish him all the best for the future. JOIN US AT Date: Thursday 6 June 2019 Time: 6pm – …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Positive Life NSW: Peer 2 Peer

Peer 2 Peer – Thursday 20 June Join other gay and bisexual men living with HIV at Peer 2 Peer!  Share a meal, join the discussion and build your social network with others like yourself. All welcome! At this Peer 2 Peer we will be discussing human papillomavirus (HPV) and risks for anal cancer, including what …

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Karumah’s Positive Hunter Heterosexuals Lunch

Karumah’s Positive Hunter Heterosexuals group aims to help build connections among PLHIV who identify as heterosexual and their support networks. Come join the Karumah team and fellow community members for a Saturday lunch at the Belmore Hotel in Maitland on June 22nd from 12:00 – 2:00pm Lunch is half price for Karumah members at only …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Peer Leader Group – Weekend Lunch

Karumah’s Peer Leader Group aims to help reduce isolation and promote connection among PLHIV and their support networks. Come join the Karumah team and fellow community members for a weekend lunch at the Billabongs Restaurant at East Maitland Bowling Club on Saturday, July 13th from 12:00 – 2:00pm. Lunch is half price for Karumah members …

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Karumah Women’s Wellness Weekend

Enjoy some time away from stressors by joining the women of the Karumah community for a weekend of self-care, workshops and good company. Held at a beautiful farm stay homestead in Clarence Town from Friday evening on July 19th to Sunday morning on July 21st, this weekend is open to any female-identifying PLHIV or partners, …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Positive Life NSW: [ + Connect ]

Come in from the cold and join us at [+Connect] to celebrate life and meet others living with HIV in a safe, relaxing and friendly environment. [+Connect] is an inclusive social event for all people living with HIV, our families and significant others to get together. JOIN US Date: Thursday 25 July 2019 Time: 7pm …

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Lost Gay Newcastle Reunion

The Lost Gay Newcastle Reunion Dance and Show Spectacular is happening again on 3 August 2019 at the Carrington Bowling Club, Join Chanel, Indi, Tereska, Chris, Angela and Chelsea along with three crusty old DJ’s for a great night out. This year the proceeds will be donated to Karumah Positive Living Centre Newcastle. Tickets are …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Men’s Health Services: Mr Perfect NEWCASTLE LAUNCH BBQ

Mr Perfect NEWCASTLE LAUNCH BBQ Sunday Sept 15 from 11.30 to 1.30 at Islington Park, 151 Maitland Road. Mr. Perfect holds FREE informal weekly “Meetup” BBQs in various locations across Australia. If you are free for a couple of hours for a healthy BBQ (Meat and Vegetarian) come along and meet a bunch of top …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

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Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Mental Health Wellness Walk

Please come and support our Walk. Meet in the Hunter Street Mall (exact location to be advised) at 9.30 am, ready to walk at 10 am to Civic Park where there will be speakers, information, stalls, entertainment, activities for children, food and beverages. Mental illness is a part of life and it impacts on individuals, …

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Positive Life NSW: Treatments & Research Discussion

Join us at ‘In The Know’ for a discussion and conversation about HIV and brain function, including diagnosis and treatment options for people living with HIV and research, over a buffet meal. The centre is on the first floor accessible via the lift. Entrance is next to the children’s playground near Baroda Street, and is …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah 30th Anniversary Book Launch

Come along and celebrate our 30th anniversary and the launch of our book ‘Karumah: 30 Years of Caring’! Event Details: The Exchange Hotel Sunday, November 17th 12-4pm. Come along and share stories and help us mark 30 years of love, loss, strength and survival. RSVP via FB or email peersupport@karumah.com.au

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Mr Perfect: Free Newcastle BBQ

Mr Perfect – NEWCASTLE FREE BBQ Tuesday November 19 from 1 pm – 3 pm at the Mr. Perfect holds FREE informal weekly “Meetup” BBQs in various locations across Australia. This is a special event to introduce to you to the new amazing real365 Centre, a gym and mental health service. If you are free …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Getaway 2019

It’s Karumah Getaway time again! Join the Karumah team and your fellow community members for a weekend of workshops, socializing and relaxation at the beautiful Camp Breakaway. The weekend costs $60pp which includes your food contribution, accommodation and activities. Financial assistance is available to those who need it. Places are limited so email peersupport@karumah.com.au, call …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Peer Catch Up

Every fortnight, join your fellow Karumah community members for casual lunch and a catch up at the Wickham Park Hotel, hosted and facilitated by Karumah staff. Event Details: Thursday 12:30pm Wickham Park Hotel Lunch costs $6 for Karumah members, you can become a Karumah member on the day for an additional $5 (1 year membership). …

For more information contact admin@karumah.com.au

Karumah Christmas Party 2019

Come celebrate the holiday season with the Karumah community! Join us for lunch at Billabongs Restaurant on Wednesday the 18th of December, 12-2pm. Event Details: Wednesday, December 18th Billabongs Restaurant Corner of Banks Street and New England Highway, East Maitland 2323 12pm—2pm To RSVP by December 15th, contact Aly on 4940 8393 or email peersupport@karumah.com.au …

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Karumah AGM 2020

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Karumah will be held on Tuesday 21st of January 2020 at 12pm at the Imperial restaurant in Maitland. We value our members and encourage your attendance and involvement in shaping Karumah’s plans for the year. Event Details: Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 Imperial 458 High Street Maitland 12 – 2pm …

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