Community Organisations – Alphabetical

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4 U (For You)
Community centre with activities for all ages. Drop in centre. Varied activities and programs for families, youth and children. A bus is available for some activities. A number of community based programs are provided for the whole community. Community groups welcome to enquire about basing their activities at the centre.
Telephone: 8254 7678
Community radio station
Telephone: 8250 3735
Listed in: Media
Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement Inc
Legal advice & counselling > Legal representation>Community legal education >Information, referral & representation on corporate matters including native title land agreements, incorporation & enterprise activities > Aboriginal justice Advocacy Committee (AJAC) >Support for Aboriginal people in custody across South Australia - Aboriginal Visitors Scheme
Telephone: 8113 3700 (24 hour service for emergencies) Fax 8113 3755
Listed in: Legal Advice
Ach Group Inc. Health & Community Services East/North
Rehabilitation services >Allied Health Services >In Home Care Services >Community Options East & Community Options North >Respite Services Community Aged care Packages Respite-At-Home services - planned & emergency respite Dementia - day care through Dementia Access program
Telephone: 8365 7933 Fax:8365 7926
Listed in: Support Groups
ACTO Cricket Club
Hours: Mon - Fri 5.00pm - 10.00pm Saturday 8.00am - 10.00pm Cricket training & competition & training >Videos for juniors, Social family events
Telephone: 8287 3224 (Club), 8252 3140 or 0421 208 867 Contact: Mick Cruse, Chairperson
Listed in: Cricket Club
Adelaide Soaring Club Inc
Hours: 7 days a week Gliding Instruction. ultralight instruction >Passenger flights, flights for Social Clubs
Telephone: 8522 1877
Listed in: Gliding
Angle Vale Dance School
Hours: Call for details Dance classes in tap, jazz & classical Ballet from 3yrs of age. Boy’s hip hop >Annual end of year concert
Telephone: 0409 413 477 - Contact: Helen Corcoran, Secretary
Listed in: Dance
Angle Vale Residents Assoc. Inc
Promote the development of Angle Vale Township and districts. Ensure the developments are environmentally acceptable.
Telephone: 8284 7095 Contact: Geoff Boundy
Listed in: Residents Group
Barkuma Inc.
Accommodation support Support in accessing community-based activities Eligibility: clients from the northern and north eastern suburbs to the Barossa Valley region - referral required from Options co-ordination
Telephone: 82580100
Barossa Goldfields Historical Society
Tours of goldfields Small museum Historical information on area Students, school groups, service and community groups welcome
Telephone: 8524 4548 or 0407 712 621 (ah)
Listed in: History
Barossa Light Horse Historical Association Inc.
Hours: Fourth Sunday of the month. Horse mounted light infantry Available for parades A small portable museum is available-bookings essential
Telephone: 8523 2675
Listed in: History
Bird Care & Conservation Society SA Inc
Advice on bird care - including telephone advisory service Care and protection of wild and domestic birds - including care of injured and sick birds Education
Telephone: 8390 3254 , Mobile: 0409 984 910
Listed in: Animal Welfare
Blind Welfare Assoc of SA
Accommodation, Advocacy, Co-ordination of services from other providers, counselling, Craft/social centre, Hospital & home visiting-by arrangement, Non government financial assistance, Recreation, tape library, telelink
Telephone: 8334 8000
Bunyip Press
Communication and information through local newspapers service Gawler and Playford Council areas
Telephone: 8522 1233
Listed in: Media
Business Helpline
Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-4pm Services >Telephone support – advice, practical help and emotional support regarding business problems and issues
Telephone: 1300 360 306
Calvary Central Districts Hospital
General specialist medical and surgical care, day surgery >Cancer care - Central Districts Cancer Centre >Palliative care >Specialist consulting suites
Telephone: 8250 4111
Listed in: Hospital
Carry on Girl Guides (SA)
Hours: May to August All girl gang show >Cast made up of Guides SA members >Country Trips on request
Telephone: 0412 970 243 - Contact: Admin Director
Listed in: Entertainment
Centacare Youth Services
Supported Accommodation >Medium to minimal supported accommodation >Outreach support services >Counselling and case management >Living skills development >Women's programs >Mental health program
Telephone: 8252 2311
Central Districts Basketball Club
Basketball for juniors & seniors, male & female >Pathway& development training to elite basketball competition in South Australia
Telephone: 8522 0622, 8280 7516(ah)
Listed in: Basketball
Central Districts Football Club Inc
Grand Central >Licensed community club open to all public >Football for under 17s & 19s, League & Reserves
Telephone: Fax: 8255 6855
Listed in: Football
Central United Football Club Inc
Hours: Tues & Thurs 6.00pm- 11.00pm Sat 11am - Midnight, Sun 12.00noon - 8pm Senior & Junior football
Telephone: 8255 0613 - Contact: John Myslinski, Vice President 0408 833 536 - Contact: Grant Sims, Secretary
Listed in: Football
Child & Youth Health
Assessment and referral - for issues including drugs and alcohol, grief and loss, life choices, sexuality, relationships and family issues counselling (short term) >Health education, information and promotion >Support services for people who are gay, bisexual, lesbian or questioning their sexuality >Inside Out for men and Evolve for women, offer peer support, information, counselling and group programs
Telephone: 8255 3477
Listed in: Counselling
City of Playford
Services The Council runs a diverse range of programs which utilise the skills and talents of volunteers including: Grenville community connections hub >Graffiti community awareness, removal and community art >Food co-operatives – Smithfield Plains and Elizabeth Downs >Rural programs >Day activity and respite >Home assist >Playford greening and landcare groups & bush for life >Programs for people with a disability >Library and friends of Playford library >Local and family history centre >Uleybury school museum
Telephone: 8256 0333
Listed in: Council
City of Playford Library Service
General library service, home bound and mobile library service Public access to personal computers and Internet access (bookings essential) The library also offers extensive children's services programs Friends of Playford Library Service organise fundraising projects, assist in library programs and activities and promote the library service throughout the community
Telephone: 8256 0334 Elizabeth: 8254 4600
Listed in: Libraries
City of Playford Whist Club
Hours: Mon & Thurs 7.20pm - 10.00pm Card game - whist, open to all age groups >Tea & coffee provided
Telephone: 8255 1634 - contact: Leslie Pollard, Organiser 8255 0353 - contact: Enid Milton, Treasurer
Listed in: Card Clubs
Cocktails Musical Variety
Hours: Tue 12Noon Providing musical entertainment for nursing homes, seniors clubs & retirement villages
Telephone: 8285 3848 Contact: Alice Stewart
Listed in: Entertainment
Community Mediation Service
Mediation - including household, neighbour & workplace disputes > Conflict resolution >Training Courses - conflict resolution & communication skills
Telephone: Admin:8350 0376, Branch: 8243 5521 Fax: 8350 0378
Constellation Model Flying Club
Hours: Daily 9am to last light High quality flying field & training facility with qualified instructors >Advice in the building & flying model aircraft >membership includes insurance
Telephone: 8251 1918 - Contact: Terry Cosh, Secretary
Dalkeith CFS Brigade
Hours: At Station Monday nights Fire safety & suppression >Accident rescue & control of dangerous substances >Information on fire bans, burn offs & bushfire prevention
Telephone: 8254 6366 000 Emergency (Fire, Police, Ambulance) Contact: Duty Officer
Davoren Community Centre
Adult community education – including English conversation group, parenting, effective communication, literacy, career pathway group and wellness group Counselling Financial counselling – provided by United Care Wesley Adelaide Inc. by appointment, fortnight.
Telephone: 8252 2474
Disability Services
Assessment for brain injury, options co-ordination (BIOC) and adults with physical & neurological (APN) co-ordination from 18yrs - 65yrs >Case co-ordination >Information >Service brokerage
Telephone: Tel: 8366 7333, TTY: 83667399, 1800 063 862
Domiciliary Care SA – Northern Branch
Information & referral >Health promotion / early intervention, including falls prevention >Equipment provision >Home modification >Home help >Personal care >Rehabilitation (in home & centre based) >Respite Care. Assistance for people with memory loss >Aged care assessment >Services responsive to culture & linguistically diverse populations >Specialised Aboriginal services >Palliative care
Telephone: 8193 1234
Eastern Park Football Club
Junior & Senoir Football >Cricket >Womens & junior netball >Ladies & mens darts
Telephone: 8252 1601 contact: Jane Sherwood, Secretary
Listed in: Football
Elite Disabillity Services (Eds)
Centre based education; training & active recreation; Day options for adults & children with an intellectual &/or physical disability
Telephone: 8254 6033
Elizabeth & Salisbury Sub-Section of The Naval Assoc. of Aust (SA) Inc
Hours: Wed, 7pm-midnight, Fri, 3.30pm-midnight, Sat, 1pm-6pm, Sun, 4pm-8pm Services >Darts, 8 ball, carpet bowls. Meals on 1st and 3rd Friday – bookings required for larger numbers. Fully air-conditioned with bar and kitchen facilities. >Hall hire available.
Telephone: 8255 7840
Listed in: Services Clubs
Elizabeth Amateur Radio Club
Hours: Various times contact for details Site for amateur radio repeaters, beacons & news >Discussions & demonstrations of amateur radio techniques along with social activities related to amateur radio >Classes & instruction in radio theory to qualify for Amateur Radio Certificate of Proficiency (this allows own personal call sign) >Foundation course training on request
Telephone: 8280 7430 - Contact: Keith Gooley
Elizabeth Blue Light Disco Inc.
Elizabeth Blue Light Disco provides a safe, drug & alcohol free night for youth between the ages of 12yrs to 17yrs >The disco's are held monthly & run between 7.00pm - 10.15pm >Please contact for disco dates & venues
Telephone: 8207 9926 or 8207 9916 Contact: Youth & Community Officer Fax: 8207 9904
Listed in: None
Elizabeth Bowland
Ten pin bowling with the latest scoring system >Licensed cafe, function facilities >Jake's Pool Hall
Telephone: 8252 0488
Listed in: Bowling
Elizabeth Bowling Club
Hours: 7 days per week, various hours Bowling and social events >Lawn & indoor bowls
Telephone: 8255 1895 Fax: 8287 3866
Listed in: Bowling
Elizabeth Chess Club
Hours: Fri 7.00pm - 11.00pm Playing friendly & competitive chess
Telephone: 8522 3372 - Contact: Mr HJ Vink, Secretary
Listed in: Chess Club
Elizabeth Community Programs Section
Neighbourhood watch >Community based crime prevention & reduction, education & support >School watch >School based crime c rime prevention & reduction, education & support >Youth Programs
Telephone: 8207 9926 or 8207 9916 Fax: 8207 9904
Elizabeth Eastside Calisthenic Club Inc.
Hours: Tues 6.00pm - & Sat 9.00am - 10.00am (3+), 10.00am - 12.00noon (7+) Dance, Marching, Exercising >Rods & clubs for individuals from 3 yrs
Telephone: 8284 7898 - Contact: Sheila Timmins, President
Listed in: Dance
Elizabeth Football Club Inc
Hours: Mon - Fri 9.00am - 8.00pm Sat & Sun, 2.00pm - 8pm Football club for Junior & Senoir, Super Rules >Darts >Hardwicket Cricket >Netball , Bingo, Table Tennis
Telephone: 8255 6146, 8255 5520 after hours Fax: 8255 5520
Listed in: Football
Elizabeth Garden Club Inc
Hours: 3rd Thursday of the month 9:30am-12:30pm Monthly meetings with guest speakers on various subjects >Garden trips & other places of interests >Library for members
Telephone: 8252 3564 contact: Colleen Gates, Secretary
Listed in: Garden
Elizabeth Greening Volunteers
Habitat establishment, special tree planting days, soil conservation, Promote awareness of greening philosophy, >Free guided tours for special interest groups
Telephone: 0400 084 828 Contact: Pauline Frost, Coordinator
Elizabeth Gymnastics Club Inc
Gym babes, recreational, competitive & veteran’s gymnastics >Girls & boys >Catering for people with minor disabilities >Only artistic club in Playford area
Telephone: 8287 5299 or 8182 4026 - contact: Nicki Walker, President
Listed in: Gymnastics
Elizabeth Little Athletics
Hours: Sunday 9.00am - 12pm Family fun & fitness >Running, jumping & throwing for 3-17yrs >Good coaching available
Telephone: 8255 4337 Contact: Hubertus Janssen, President 8252 7118 Contact Heather Harlington
Listed in: Athletics
Elizabeth Para Probus Club Inc
Hours: 4th Tuesday 10am to 12noon For persons with professional, business and executive backgrounds and others who have had some measure in any field of endeavour
Telephone: 8252 0350 or 8254 7574 Contact: Richard Morris Secretary or Tom Johnston
Listed in: Services Clubs
Elizabeth Park Centre for Hearing Impaired Children
Contact: Rosalind Bisset, Coordinator Services Special individualised programs provided to children 5 – 13 years with significant hearing loss in an acoustically treated environment and small classes.
Telephone: 8255 5630
Elizabeth Revenue Group Inc
Hours: Monday 1.30pm - 3.30pm Rehearsals Shows during the week & occasionally on Saturdays or Sundays Providing entertainment to nursing homes, senior citizens clubs, institutions etc
Telephone: 8255 3317 - Contact: Phoebe Lyon, Producer
Listed in: Entertainment
Elizabeth Scottish Country Dancers
Hours: Wednesday 7.30pm - 9.30pm Teaching Scottish country dancing >Organising socials & a ball
Telephone: 8255 6857 - Contact: L Davison, Teacher & Secretary 8255 9243 - Contact; L Findlay, Assistant Teacher
Listed in: Dance
Families SA – Gawler
Providing a wide range of services to promote the welfare of families & the well-being of individuals in the community > Financial counselling & emergency financial assistance > Concessions available for eligible people
Telephone: 8251 4444 Fax: 8251 4466
Families SA – Elizabeth
Providing a wide range of services to promote the welfare of families & the well-being of individuals in the community > Financial counselling & emergency financial assistance > Concessions available for eligible people
Telephone: Social work & Admin: 8207 9000, Financial Support: 8207 9007
Family Centre North – Elizabeth Mission
Counselling >Emergency assistance - clothing, food >Financial assistance >Community Arts Programs >Community Cafe
Telephone: Eliz: 8209 5400 Fax: 8209 5433 Davoren Pk: 8254 1937
Friends of Para Wirra Recreation Park
Opportunity to assist park rangers in the maintenance of Para Wirra seed collection, propagation, tree planting, tree maintenance and weed control >Environmental issues
Telephone: 8523 7428
Garrick-Stewart School of Scottish Dancing
Hours: Tuesday 6pm Teaching Scottish Highland Dancing
Telephone: 8283 0641 - Contact: Leonie Burgess-Garrick, Teacher
Listed in: Dance
Gawler Health Services Inc.
General medical & surgical care - including day surgery >Accident & emergency >Community health & domiciliary care services provided by Gawler Health Services Inc Community Services >Community midwifery services >Obstetrics/maternity services >Paediatric care >Palliative care
Telephone: 8521 2000 Fax 8521 2021
Listed in: Hospital
Gawler Low Vision Support Group
Hours: Friday 10.00am - 2.00pm Fortnightly Meetings Support for Blind & vision impaired
Telephone: 8522 1340 Contact: John Waldegrave
Listed in: Support Groups
Gawler Petanque Club
Hours: Sunday from 1.30pm Petanque is played most Sundays. Come and learn a new sport & game for the whole family. >Free lessons and instructions
Telephone: 8524 8447 Contact: Stan Wilson or Glenis Head
Listed in: Bowling
Gleneliz Callisthenic & Dance Club
First lesson free >Tuition in calisthenics and dance for girl 3 yrs to adult >Competition & concerts >Exam Syllabus for calisthenics
Telephone: 8255 5056 - Helen Keir, Secretary 8254 6969 - Annette Brook, Recruitment
Listed in: Dance
Grenville Community Connections Hub
A vibrant and welcoming Centre bringing people together in the spirit of friendship and shared interests >Enjoy a wide range of activities and services including:- Café Grenville & Meals, Leisure Learning, Internet Café, information forums, recreation & leisure activities, programs and services for older people, therapy services, home assist, commonwealth care link.
Telephone: 8256 0377 Home Assist: 8256 0355
Henna Nights School of Belly Dance
Hours: Evening & day classes Belly dancing for all >Classes are taught by professional teachers >we also Offer merchandise, concert & events >Location Golden Grove, Highbury & Gawler
Telephone: 8254 2859 or 0415 733 702, Contact: Zalika, Principle Teacher
Listed in: Dance
Home Assist – Playford
Services to eligible residents to support & assist them to remain living independently in their home. Services include basic home maintenance, modifications, domestic assistance & transport. Eligible to those who are older, people with a disability & their carers.
Telephone: 8256 0355
Independent Living Centre of SA Inc
>Health aids and equipment > Information & advisory >referrals for independent living Equipment Program (ILEP)
Telephone: 1300 885 886
It’s Showtime
Provides musical entertainment for seniors clubs & nursing homes >Assists charitable organisations to raise funds by putting on concerts
Telephone: 8250 5850 - Contact: Alice Foster, Secretary
Listed in: Entertainment
Kaurna Plains School Inc
R – 12 school with Aboriginal focus >Aboriginal languages Kaurna
Telephone: 8252 4419 or 8252 4777
Legal Services Commission of SA
Legal advice & mediation >Legal representation - civil, criminal & family matters >Community legal education >Duty solicitor service
Telephone: 8463 3555, TTY 8463 3691 Telephone advice line 1300 366 424 Branch: Ground Floor, Windsor Building, Elizabeth City Centre, Elizabeth SA 5112 8207 9292 Fax 8207 9333
Listed in: Legal Advice
Lioness Club of Elizabeth Inc
Contact: Maureen Robinson Services Service club fundraising for charitable and community projects
Telephone: 8252 0528
Listed in: Services Clubs
Lions Club of Elizabeth Playford Inc
Service Club fundraising for charitable and community projects
Telephone: 8287 0663 Contact: Frank Gratton
Listed in: Services Clubs
Lions Club of Virginia
Services to the community
Telephone: 8380 9074 Tom Fell, President
Listed in: Services Clubs
Lutheran Care & Clothing
Hours: Mon - Fri -10.00am - 4.00pm, Sat 9.30am - 12.30pm Good quality recycled clothing & household goods
Telephone: 8284 3600
Lyell McEwin Hospital
Accident & Emergency >Medical & Surgical care >Psychiatric care Paediatric care >allied health services - dietetics, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry, speech pathology >Drug & alcohol abuse programs >Health education >Provision of prostheses/appliances >reproductive health care Respite care provided by volunteers in clients homes - referral required
Telephone: 8182 9000 Fax: 8182 9122
Listed in: Hospital
Mens Probus Club of Elizabeth Inc
Hours: 3 Tuesday, 10am-12noon Services >Social club for seniors. Occasional outings
Telephone: 8263 4935 or 8255 2520 Contact: Brian Robbins, Secretary or Ray Siggins, President
Listed in: Services Clubs
Messenger Newspaper – News Review Inc
>Production of free weekly local newspaper >Free community noticeboard column >Covering Gepps Cross to Gawler
Telephone: 8250 4000
Listed in: Media
Micken School of Celtic Dance
Non competitive & competitive >Available for fetes, shows, public engagements >All ages welcome, Solo & team dancing >Traditional & River dance engagement format
Telephone: 8250 5333 - Contact: Kendon McMahon, Instructor 8250 6355 - Contact: Rosalie Keen, Treasurer
Listed in: Dance
Midway Road Community House Inc
Hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 3.30pm Adult community education – including literacy program, computer class, personal development. Arts and crafts. Counselling by appointment. Drop-in-centre. Information and referral. Playgroup, vacation care for children 5-13 yrs. Support groups. Crèche facilities for participants (bookings essential).
Telephone: 8255 4352
Munno Para Salvos Store
Hours: Mon - Fri 9.00am - 5.00pm Second hand goods & clothing.
Telephone: 8284 0464
Munno Parra Bowling & Recreation Club Inc.
Hours: 7 days per week, various hours Lawn bowls (beginners welcome) >Bingo, Line dancing >Rock & Roll dance classes
Telephone: 8254 1892 Fax: 8284 4600
Listed in: Bowling
National Trust – Gawler Branch Museum Inc.
Excursion visits welcome Educational and reference material Museum, Local History
Telephone: 8522 4709
Listed in: History
Northern Community Legal Services Inc.
Legal advice Child support - specialist services in relation to child support issues > Employment advocacy > Financial counselling > Community legal education
Telephone: 8281 6911, 1300 558 555 Fax: 8281 6605
Northern Community Legal Services Inc.
Legal advice & community legal education >Child support assistance >Employment advocacy >Financial counselling
Telephone: 8281 6911 or 1300 558 555 Fax: 8281 6605
Listed in: Legal Advice
Northern Districts Cricket Club
Hours: Oct to March, weekends & some evenings Playing cricket for senior, junior & women's teams >Cricket Assoc >Local Para Districts Association >SA Women's Cricket Association >Indoor Practice Centre for cricket available between July & October
Telephone: 8258 4738 Club Rooms Contact: Bruce Jolly 0412 059 958
Listed in: Cricket Club
Northern Domestic Violence
Counselling and support, emergency accommodation and information referral
Telephone: 8255 3622 A/H 131 611 contact Crisis Care
Northern Jazz & Swing Club
Hours: Last Saturday of the month 7 piece jazz or swing bands >3 balls per year with 12 piece swing bands. vocalists, nibbles etc >Full bar service
Telephone: 8255 3431 - Contact: Pam Gallery 8252 0723 - Contact: Pat Harris
Listed in: Dance
Northern Light Theatre Company Inc
Presentation of good quality amateur musical theatre in the northern suburbs >Opportunities for those interested in acting & backstage work
Telephone: 8250 0851 - Contact: Fran Edwards, President 8523 0482 - Contact: John Sheehan, Treasurer
Listed in: Entertainment
Northern Respite Care Voluntary Service
Respite care - out of home. Volunteer accompanies care recipient to social activities/outings & appointments. Weekly Men's Outing Group provides recreational activities & outings. Transport available. Small fee applies. >Respite - in home. Max 3hrs per week
Telephone: 8182 9817 or 0411 117 125 (after hours) Fax: 8182 9897
Northern Violence Intervention Program
Counselling > Men's stopping violence groups > Information, counselling & advocacy for women & children whose partners are involved in groups > Community development & education programs > Court support for people applying or varying a restraining order > Occupational therapy for children & young people who experience violence in Partnership with Children & Young People's Advocates
Telephone: 8396 1345 Fax: 82631011
One Tree Hill CFS
Fire safety & suppression >Accident rescue
Telephone: 8280 7412 ( when station manned) or 8280 7055, 8280 7000
One Tree Hill Cricket Club
Hours: Tue & Thur 5.30pm - 7.30pm Saturday 1.00pm - 7.00pm providing cricket facilities for residents > junior & senior players
Telephone: 0418 815 047 Contact: Brian Walter
Listed in: Cricket Club
One Tree Hill Grapevine Newsletter Inc.
Local newspaper published monthly by the One Tree Hill Progress Association >For use by local organisations and individuals in the One Tree Hill community >Communication and information services
Telephone: 8284 0201 - Contact: Faye Hull, Editor
Listed in: Media
One Tree Hill Progress
Providing a forum for community issues to be raised. Assist with the enhancement of township facilities and surroundings
Telephone: 8280 0000 Contact: Fay Hull, Chairperson
Listed in: Residents Group
One Tree Hill School of Dance
Hours: Tuesday 5.15pm - 8.30pm Wednesday 3.45pm - 7.15pm Dancing classes for children 3 yrs through to adults >Jazz, tap, adult classes
Telephone: 8280 7569 or 0413041 936 - Contact: Diane McLean, Principal
Listed in: Dance
Parafield/Elizabeth Cricket Club
Cricket for senior & junior players
Telephone: 0438 432 011 - Contact: Grant Franks - Secretary
Listed in: Cricket Club
Peachey Belt Residents Assoc. Inc
2nd Thursday of the month >Develop a community spirit with a common goal of striving toward improvement of existing facilities. Implementing new development deemed important to a community >Manage the One Tree Hill Institute >Produce the One Tree Hill Grapevine >Country Market held first Saturday of each month 8am-2pm
Telephone: 8254 9961 Shawn Barby, Chairman 8254 9262 Ian Duncan, Treasurer
Listed in: Residents Group
Playford City Baseball Club
Senior & junior baseball - summer & winter. Men's softball. >Competitions darts & eightball.
Telephone: 0401 692 046 - Justin Hoffmann 0402 126 548 - Michelle O'Loughlin
Listed in: Baseball
Playford Community Food Co-Op – Elizabeth Downs
Hours: Mon - 11.00am - 2.30pm; Tuesday - Friday 11.00am - 3.00pm Food cooperative - perishable & non - perishable, low cost, nutritional food items > Nutrition education (Smithfield only) >Meal packages - including recipes & ingredients for a complete meal
Telephone: Elizabeth Downs: 8287 4299
Playford Community Food Co-Op – Smithfield Plains
Hours: Monday - Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm Food cooperative - perishable & non perishable, low cost, nutritional food items >Nutritional education (Smithfield only) >Meal packages - including recipes & ingredients for a complete meal
Telephone: 8254 3641
Playford Community Fund Inc.
Hours: Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri - 9.00am - 1.00pm (closed Wednesday) Emergency food relief >Budget Counselling >Prescriptions, baby formula, nappies >Furniture & household goods
Telephone: 8255 1599 Fax: 8252 5077
Playford Greening and Landcare Group
Seed collection, propagation, planting and maintenance, environmental education, project focussed plantings, field trips, and conduct seminars
Telephone: 0400 084 828 Contact: Pauline Frost
Playford Kindergym Inc.
Hours: Wed, Thurs, 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am Movement based program for children aged 0-5 and their caregiver in a bright colourful & exciting environment
Telephone: 0413 582 850 - Contact: Tricia Roscow
Listed in: Gymnastics
RAAF Base Community Centre Inc
Community centre for defence personnel and families. DSTO and RAAF staff offering playgroup, various activities, gym, special events, information and friendly meeting place.
Telephone: 8393 2363
Red Bird Op Shop
Hours: Mon - Fri 9.30am - 4.00pm, Sat 9.30am - 12.00noon Second hand clothing >Non electrical household goods >Plants sometimes available
Telephone: 8287 3911
Red Cross Family Stores Inc.
Hours: Mon - Fri 9.00am - 5.00pm, Sat 9.30am - 1.00pm Information on baby & medical needs >Blood bank Duties >General Community Service
Telephone: 8252 6851, 8252 0235
Return Services League Inc (RSL) Elizabeth Sub-Branch
Hours: Mon-Sat from 4pm, Sun from 5pm Services Hall hire. Social activities. Various seniors groups. Dart Clubs, keep fit classes, 8 ball clubs, Weight Watches, Northern Windbags, Judo for children with disabilities, card clubs.
Telephone: 8244 7670 (club), 8255 7760 (ah) Ray Sergeant or Margaret, Treasurer
Listed in: Services Clubs
Rosewood Branch Country Womens Assoc.
Social, craft club
Telephone: 8254 8680 Contact: Loraine Abbott, President
Listed in: Services Clubs
Rotary Club of Elizabeth Inc
Hours: Mon, 6.15pm Services >Community service, fundraising and service club activities
Telephone: 0419241977
Listed in: Services Clubs
Rotary Club of Munno Para Inc
Hours: Tues 6.30pm Services Supporting communities both local and overseas
Telephone: 8522 2800 Contact: Joan Tingey, President
Rotary Club of Playford Inc
Contact: Gladys Lehmann Hours: Wed 7.30am-8.30am Services >Service club for local and internal projects
Telephone: 8255 1502
Listed in: Services Clubs
Safer Communities Australia
Safety Assist - a network of place offering reliable assistance >Stay Safe - safety education programs >Safety Associations - promotes links to other safety services & organisations
Telephone: Fax 8373 6203
Listed in: Safety Houses
Salvation Army
Hours: 9.00am - 2.30pm -Tuesday & Thursday , 9.00am - 12.30pm Wednesday Emergency Assistance - food & clothing, household goods& furniture vouchers >Financial counselling >Living support skills
Telephone: 8227 0199 Fax:8232 6043
Sate Emergency Service Edinburgh Unit
Search & rescue, general rescue, communication, flood & storm damage >Animal rescue
Telephone: 8287 2056 132 500 Emergencies
Scout Recycling Centre – Elizabeth West
Buying beer bottles, deposit cans, wine bottles, liquid cartons (5c deposit) and scrap metal Recycling newspapers, magazines, cardboard, non-deposit liquid cartons, tin food cans, some plastic containers Scrap steel such as fridges, washing machines, bikes and pipes
Telephone: 8252 3897
Listed in: Recycling
Scout Recycling Centre – Smithfield
Buying beer bottles, deposit cans, wine bottles, liquid cartons (5c deposit) and scrap metal Will recycle newspapers, cardboard, non-deposit liquid cartons, tin cans, ice-cream containers, scrap steel, fridges and washing machines and batteries
Telephone: 82549498
Listed in: Recycling
Smithfield Football Club
Junior & Senior football teams
Telephone: 8254 8709 - Contact: Roz Kerley
Listed in: Football
South Australian Country Fire Services
Emergency response in regional South Australia - fires storm damage & floods, motor vehicle accident rescues, hazardous chemical spills & industrial accidents >Fire information - 24hrs Fire bans Hotline throughout the fire danger season >volunteer recruitment & training >Information dissemination - including fire safety, prevention & survival information for students, householders & landowners
Telephone: 8463 4200 Headquarters 000 Fire Calls 1300 361 362 Fire Bans Hotline
Specific Learning Difficulties Association (SA) Inc
Hours; Mon – Thurs 9.00am – 4.30pm Services >Counselling, advice and support – for parents who suspect their child may have a specific learning difficulty, or for adults who are concerned about their own learning >Continuing occupational/professional education – workshops and seminars for parents, teachers and professionals >Educational resources and awareness Tutors – for children and adults
Telephone: 8431 1655
St John Ambulance Playford Cadet Division
Hours: Friday night during school terms 6.30pm - 9.00pm Teaches young people aged 8-18yrs first aid skills, basic & advanced first aid training. Member provides first aid to local sports & social events. Cadets participate in badges, camps & first aid competitions
Telephone: 0413 219 868 Contact: OAC Glenn Docherty
Talk N Do Friendship Club Church of Christ
Community centre for all ages. Craftwork, games and friendship. Social activities. Trading table at the end of school term
Telephone: 8255 2467
Tammys Dance Studio
Hours: Mon. Tue, Thur & Sat Dance classes offered from 3yrs & up in Jazz, Classical Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop/funk, stretching >Competitions & exams >End of year concert
Telephone: 0419 515 081 - Contact Tammy Klomp
Listed in: Dance
Temarika Rythmic Gymnastics
Hours: Tuesday & Thursday evening, Saturday morning Lessons in rhythmic gymnastics using hand apparatus such as rope, hoop, ball clubs & ribbon >individual & group activities
Telephone: 8287 1500 - Contact: Teresa Evans - Coach or Marlene Sidler - President
Listed in: Gymnastics
Total Image Dance Co Inc.
Hours: Various times & days Dance, drama& singing is offered to both males & females from 3yrs to a professional level by fully experiences staff in a professional environment
Telephone: 8255 7736 - Contact: Kerreane Sarti
Listed in: Dance
Trees for Life Inc
Bush life program >Direct seedling Program >Tree scheme - volunteer growers raise native seedlings for distribution to land holders, farmers & Trees for life revegetation projects >Carbon Neutral Project
Telephone: 8406 0500
Uleybury School Museum
Museum highlighting educational and education relating to One Tree Hill since 1836 Providing tours, education programs, holiday activities and family history research of post students
Telephone: 82807396 or 82560343
Listed in: History
United Care Wesley Adelaide Inc
Financial counselling - assistance with court debt matters, managed budgets, negotiating with creditors, pre-bankruptcy counselling, support through bankruptcy, investment referrals & simple budgets for people who wish to save for long term goals. > Gambling counselling - for people experiencing gambling issues , their partners & family
Telephone: 8202 5111 Fax: 8211 8041
United Care Wesley Adelaide Inc.
Friendly visiting - Do Care >Telephone support - Telelink enables groups of 5-8people to take part in a weekly telephone hook-up >In your Street facilitates links with neighbours to assist people with practical or social needs >Violets Visitors - volunteers & their pets visit older people in their homes
Telephone: 8202 5111 Fax: 8211 8041
Vinnies Family Centre
Hours: Mon - Fri 9.00am - 4.30pm Recycled clothing, furniture & bric-a-brac >Assistance vouchers filled for needy
Telephone: 8255 8547
Virginia Country Fire Services
Hours: At station Monday 7pm - 9pm Fire safety & suppression >Accident rescue & rescue control of dangerous substances >Flood control
Telephone: 8380 9319 Station 000 Emergency (Fire, Ambulance, Police) Fax: 8380 9830
Virginia Country Womens Assoc Inc
Contact: Evelyn Dyer, President or Raelene Besnard, Secretary Services: >Friendship, crafts, trading tables, raffles, outings and community involvement
Telephone: 8520 3601 8380 9037
Listed in: Services Clubs
Virginia Cricket Club
Senior teams
Telephone: 8380 9236 or 0411 391 642 Contact: Ken Seccafien, Secretary
Listed in: Cricket Club
Virginia Football Club
Hours: Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm Club: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 6.00pm - 10.00pm (Winter & Summer) Sport includes Football, cricket, tennis, netball
Telephone: 8258 5300 or 8380 9579 Club
Listed in: Football
Virginia Residents Action Group Inc
Forum for community issues to be raised and discussed with the relevant organisations. Assist with the enhancement of facilities and services in the area.
Telephone: 8380 9292 Contact: Denise Wilson, Secretary/treasurer
Listed in: Residents Group
Watch SA
Crime prevention /reducation program .Public safety education
Telephone: 8204 2205, 8204 2238 Fax: 8204 2311
Listed in: Safety Houses
Welfare Rights Centre (SA) Inc.
Social security advice, assistance & advocacy >Training for professionals - including advocacy skills
Telephone: 8226 4123 or 1800 246 287 Fax: 8226 4124
Listed in: Legal Advice
Women’s Information Service – The Answer Shop
Information , referral and support service for women >Internet and word processing access and training for women >Legal advice >Tax help >Spare accommodation register >Register of trades women >Volunteer program
Telephone: Tel and TTY 8303 0590, 1800 188 158; Mobile 0401 989 860; 13 1611 A/H contact Crisis Care