Communities Listed by Category

City  of Playford Community Organisations  are listed  in  categories alphbetically.

Animal Welfare
Bird Care & Conservation Society SA Inc
120 Wakefield St Adelaide SA 5000
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
Athletics
Elizabeth Little Athletics
Duncan Anderson Reserve Trimmer Rd, Elizabeth Vale SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 256, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Baseball
Playford City Baseball Club
Cnr Larkhill & Tidworth Rds, Elizabeth North SA 5113 Postal: PO Box 300, Elizabeth SA 5112
Senior & junior baseball - summer & winter. Men's softball. >Competitions darts & eightball.
Telephone: 0401 692 046 - Justin Hoffmann 0402 126 548 - Michelle O'Loughlin
Basketball
Central Districts Basketball Club
Starplex, Alexander Ave, Evanston Park SA 5118
Basketball for juniors & seniors, male & female >Pathway& development training to elite basketball competition in South Australia
Telephone: 8522 0622, 8280 7516(ah)
Bowling
Elizabeth Bowland
11 Winterslow Rd, Elizabeth SA 5112
Ten pin bowling with the latest scoring system >Licensed cafe, function facilities >Jake's Pool Hall
Telephone: 8252 0488
Elizabeth Bowling Club
Goodman Rd, Elizabeth SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 34, Elizabeth SA 5112
Hours: 7 days per week, various hours Bowling and social events >Lawn & indoor bowls
Telephone: 8255 1895 Fax: 8287 3866
Gawler Petanque Club
Victoria Terrace (Essex Park), Gawler Sa 5118 Postal: PO Box 403, Willaston SA 5118
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
Munno Parra Bowling & Recreation Club Inc.
Mingari St, Munno Para SA 5114 Postal: PO Box 157, Smithfield SA 5114
Hours: 7 days per week, various hours Lawn bowls (beginners welcome) >Bingo, Line dancing >Rock & Roll dance classes
Telephone: 8254 1892 Fax: 8284 4600
Card Clubs
City of Playford Whist Club
Freemont /Elizabeth High School, Philip Hwy, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Chess Club
Elizabeth Chess Club
Para Institute of TAFE, Woodford Rd, Elizabeth SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 36, Gawler SA 5118
Hours: Fri 7.00pm - 11.00pm Playing friendly & competitive chess
Telephone: 8522 3372 - Contact: Mr HJ Vink, Secretary
Community Centres
4 U (For You)
3 Kirk St Elizabeth Park SA 5113
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
Davoren Community Centre
Oldford Rd, Davoren Park SA 5113 PO Box 1518, 45 Peachy Rd, Davoren Park South SA 5113
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
Grenville Community Connections Hub
Playford Blvd, Elizabeth SA 5112 Postal: 12 Bishopstone Rd, Davoren Park SA 5113
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
Midway Road Community House Inc
48 Midway Rd, Elizabeth East SA 5112
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
RAAF Base Community Centre Inc
Ikara Lane, Edinburgh SA 5111 Postal: Mail Registry, RAAF Base, Edinburgh SA 5111
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
Talk N Do Friendship Club Church of Christ
Cnr Short Rd & Ashfield Rd, Elizabeth SA 5112 PO Box 44, Elizabeth SA 5112
Community centre for all ages. Craftwork, games and friendship. Social activities. Trading table at the end of school term
Telephone: 8255 2467
Community Information
Elizabeth Community Programs Section
24 Mary St, Salisbury SA 5108
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
St John Ambulance Playford Cadet Division
Elizabeth Ambulance Station, Elizabeth Way, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Community Mediation
Community Mediation Service
Admin: PO Box 167, Park Holme SA 5143 Branches: North Western Office, Parks Community Centre, Trafford St, Angle Park SA 5010
Mediation - including household, neighbour & workplace disputes > Conflict resolution >Training Courses - conflict resolution & communication skills
Telephone: Admin:8350 0376, Branch: 8243 5521 Fax: 8350 0378
Community Service
Rotary Club of Munno Para Inc
RSL Elizabeth, Midway Rd, Elizabeth East 5112 PO Box 503, Elizabeth 5112
Hours: Tues 6.30pm Services Supporting communities both local and overseas
Telephone: 8522 2800 Contact: Joan Tingey, President
Community Youth Group
4 U (For You)
3 Kirk St Elizabeth Park SA 5113
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
Council
City of Playford
10 Playford Blvd Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Counselling
Child & Youth Health
The Second Story North 6 Gillingham Rd, Elizabeth 5112 PO Box 298, Elizabeth 5112
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
Website: www.cyh.com
Cricket Club
ACTO Cricket Club
Dauntsey Reserve, Dauntsey Rd, Elizabeth north SA 5113
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
Northern Districts Cricket Club
Salisbury Oval, memorial Dr, Salisbury SA 5108 Postal: PO Box 113, Salisbury SA 5108
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
One Tree Hill Cricket Club
McGilp Rd, One Tree Hill SA 5114 Postal: PO Box 14, One Tree Hill SA 5114
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
Parafield/Elizabeth Cricket Club
Agana Park, Midway Rd, Elizabeth Downs SA 5113
Cricket for senior & junior players
Telephone: 0438 432 011 - Contact: Grant Franks - Secretary
Virginia Cricket Club
Old Port Wakefield Rd, Virginia SA 5120 Postal: Post office, Virginia SA 5120
Senior teams
Telephone: 8380 9236 or 0411 391 642 Contact: Ken Seccafien, Secretary
Angle Vale Dance School
Gawler River Hall, Gawler River Rd Gawler SA 5118 Postal: 11 Knapman Cr, Port Adelaide SA 5015
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
Elizabeth Eastside Calisthenic Club Inc.
Elizabeth East Primary School, Dolphin St, Elizabeth East SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 578, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Elizabeth Scottish Country Dancers
Grenville Connections Hub, Elizabeth SA 5112 Postal: 19 Chaddenwick Rd, Elizabeth Vale SA 5112
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
Garrick-Stewart School of Scottish Dancing
Salisbury North Community Centre, Hissa Rd Salisbury North SA 5108 Postal: 12 Crown Cr, Paralowie SA 5108
Hours: Tuesday 6pm Teaching Scottish Highland Dancing
Telephone: 8283 0641 - Contact: Leonie Burgess-Garrick, Teacher
Gleneliz Callisthenic & Dance Club
Elizabeth North Primary, Woodford Rd, Elizabeth North SA 5113 Postal: 41 Perre Dr, Craigmore SA 5114
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
Henna Nights School of Belly Dance
Shed 8, 31 Charlotte St, Smithfield SA 5114
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
Micken School of Celtic Dance
Gawler Sport & Community Centre NIxon Tce, Gawler SA 5118 Postal: 1 Hunter Cres, Salisbury North, SA 5108
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
Northern Jazz & Swing Club
RSL Club Enfield, 1 Fitgerald St, Enfield SA Postal: 96 Coppleridge Dr, Elizabeth Vale SA 5112
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
One Tree Hill School of Dance
Blacktop Rd, One Tree Hill SA 5114 Postal: PO Box 103, One Tree Hill SA 5114
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
Tammys Dance Studio
Virginia Institute, Old Port Wakefield Rd, Virginia SA 5120
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
Total Image Dance Co Inc.
Elizabeth, Golden Grove, Woodville
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
Disability Services
Barkuma Inc.
Barkuma community Support Centre, Hissar Ave, Salisbury North 5108
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
Blind Welfare Assoc of SA
U1/247 Milne Rd, Modbury Nth SA 5092
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
Disability Services
21 Blacks Rd, Gillies Plains SA 5086 Local: 46 Commercial Rd, Salisbury SA 5108 57 Park Tce, Salisbury SA 5108
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
Cnr Mark & Oldham Rd, Elizabeth Vale sa 5112 PO Box 255, Kent town SA 5071
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
Elite Disabillity Services (Eds)
14 Turin Place, Salisbury South SA 5106
Centre based education; training & active recreation; Day options for adults & children with an intellectual &/or physical disability
Telephone: 8254 6033
Independent Living Centre of SA Inc
11 Blacks Rd Gilles Plains SA 5086
>Health aids and equipment > Information & advisory >referrals for independent living Equipment Program (ILEP)
Telephone: 1300 885 886
Domestic Violence
Northern Violence Intervention Program
Kyle Cr, Ingle Farm, SA 5098 PO Box 373 Ingle Farm, SA 5098
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
Education-Aboriginal
Kaurna Plains School Inc
Ridley Rd Elizabeth SA 5112
R – 12 school with Aboriginal focus >Aboriginal languages Kaurna
Telephone: 8252 4419 or 8252 4777
Education-Special
Elizabeth Park Centre for Hearing Impaired Children
15 Turner Rd Elizabeth Park SA 5113
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
Specific Learning Difficulties Association (SA) Inc
298 Portrush Road, Kensington SA 5068
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
Emergency Assistance
Family Centre North – Elizabeth Mission
91 Elizabeth Way, Elizabeth SA 5112 PO Box 550, Elizabeth SA 5112 Branch: Davoren Park - The Annex, Davoren Park North Shopping Centre, Cnr Peachey Rd & Whittington Rd, Davoren Park SA 5113
Counselling >Emergency assistance - clothing, food >Financial assistance >Community Arts Programs >Community Cafe
Telephone: Eliz: 8209 5400 Fax: 8209 5433 Davoren Pk: 8254 1937
Playford Community Fund Inc.
2nd Floor, Windsor Building, Elizabeth SA 5112 PO Box 143, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Salvation Army
277 Pirie St, Adelaide SA 5000 Branch: 39 Kincaid Rd, Elizabeth East SA 5112 PO Box 402, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Emergency Services
Centacare Youth Services
34 Yorktown Rd, Elizabeth Park SA 5113
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
Dalkeith CFS Brigade
Cnr Coventry & Dalkeith Rd Munno Para West SA 5114 PO Box 23, Smithfield SA 5114
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
Northern Domestic Violence
12 Chivell St, Elizabeth South 5112 PO Box 326, Elizabeth SA 5112
Counselling and support, emergency accommodation and information referral
Telephone: 8255 3622 A/H 131 611 contact Crisis Care
One Tree Hill CFS
Blacktop Rd, One Tree Hill SA 5114 Postal: Post Office, One Tree Hill SA 5114
Fire safety & suppression >Accident rescue
Telephone: 8280 7412 ( when station manned) or 8280 7055, 8280 7000
Sate Emergency Service Edinburgh Unit
20 Hewittson Rd, Elizabeth West SA 5113
Search & rescue, general rescue, communication, flood & storm damage >Animal rescue
Telephone: 8287 2056 132 500 Emergencies
South Australian Country Fire Services
Level 7, 60 Waymouth Street Adelaide SA 5000 Postal: GPO Box 2468 Adelaide SA 5001
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
Virginia Country Fire Services
Leach St, Virginia SA 5120 Postal: PO Box 289, Virginia SA 5120
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
Entertainment
Carry on Girl Guides (SA)
Shedley Theatre, Playford Blvd, Elizabeth SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 173, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Cocktails Musical Variety
St Barbara Church, Salisbury Hwy, Parafield Gardens SA
Hours: Tue 12Noon Providing musical entertainment for nursing homes, seniors clubs & retirement villages
Telephone: 8285 3848 Contact: Alice Stewart
Elizabeth Revenue Group Inc
83 Yorktown Rd, Elizabeth Park SA 5113
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
It’s Showtime
21 kings Rd, Salisbury Downs SA 5108
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
Northern Light Theatre Company Inc
Shedley Theatre, Elizabeth SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 112, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Environmental Group
Elizabeth Greening Volunteers
PO Box 438 Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Friends of Para Wirra Recreation Park
PO Box 110 Cockatoo Valley SA 5351
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
Playford Greening and Landcare Group
PO Box 438 Elizabeth SA 5112
Seed collection, propagation, planting and maintenance, environmental education, project focussed plantings, field trips, and conduct seminars
Telephone: 0400 084 828 Contact: Pauline Frost
Trees for Life Inc
5 May Terrace Brooklyn Park SA 5032
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
Financial Counselling
Families SA – Gawler
shop 9 Northern Market Shopping Centre, Cnr Murray & Cowan Streets, Gawler SA 5118
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
18 Langford Dr, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Northern Community Legal Services Inc.
26 John St, Salisbury SA 5108 PO Box 697, Salisbury SA 5108
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
United Care Wesley Adelaide Inc
10 Pitt St, Adelaide SA 5000 GPO Box 2534, Adelaide SA 5001
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
Food Cooperatives
Playford Community Food Co-Op – Elizabeth Downs
Shop5, Elizabeth Downs Shopping Centre, 34 Hamblynn Rd, Elizabeth Downs SA 5113
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
112 Peachy Rd, Smithfield SA 5114
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
Football
Central Districts Football Club Inc
Hamra Homes Oval. Goodman Rd, Elizabeth South SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 10, Elizabeth SA 5112
Grand Central >Licensed community club open to all public >Football for under 17s & 19s, League & Reserves
Telephone: Fax: 8255 6855
Central United Football Club Inc
Trimmer Rd Elizabeth Vale SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 526, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Eastern Park Football Club
Dwight Reserve, Yorktown Rd, Elizabeth SA 5112 Postal: PO Box 1, Elizabeth SA 5112
Junior & Senoir Football >Cricket >Womens & junior netball >Ladies & mens darts
Telephone: 8252 1601 contact: Jane Sherwood, Secretary
Elizabeth Football Club Inc
Argana Park , Midway Rd , Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Smithfield Football Club
1 Anderson Walk, Smithfield SA 5114
Junior & Senior football teams
Telephone: 8254 8709 - Contact: Roz Kerley
Virginia Football Club
Old Port Wakefield Road, Virginia SA 5120
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
Elizabeth Garden Club Inc
St Peters Lutheran Church Hall
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
Gliding
Adelaide Soaring Club Inc
Two Wells Road, Gawler SA 5118
Hours: 7 days a week Gliding Instruction. ultralight instruction >Passenger flights, flights for Social Clubs
Telephone: 8522 1877
Gymnastics
Elizabeth Gymnastics Club Inc
Freemont Gymnastics Centre, Leonard St, Elizabeth park SA 5113
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
Playford Kindergym Inc.
John McVeity Centre
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
Temarika Rythmic Gymnastics
Fremont Elizabeth High School, Philip Highway, Elizabeth South SA 5112
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
History
Barossa Goldfields Historical Society
Goldfields Rd, Cockatoo Valley 5351
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)
Barossa Light Horse Historical Association Inc.
Gower Reserve, Williamstown C/- Post Office. One Tree Hill 5114 Contact: Bruce Naismith, Secretary
Hours: Fourth Sunday of the month. Horse mounted light infantry Available for parades A small portable museum is available-bookings essential
Telephone: 8523 2675
National Trust – Gawler Branch Museum Inc.
59 Murray St, Gawler 5118 Contact: Gillian Richter, Secretary David Tucker, President Hours Tuesday to Friday and Sunday 1.00 - 4.00pm
Excursion visits welcome Educational and reference material Museum, Local History
Telephone: 8522 4709
Uleybury School Museum
Cornishmans Hill Rd, One Tree Hill 5114 Contact mr. P. Squire or City of Playford Local History Service Hours Sunday 1.00pm - 4.00pm except Easter and Christmas Day
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
Hobbies & Interests
Constellation Model Flying Club
Lot 7 Brooks Rd, Virginia SA 5120
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
Elizabeth Amateur Radio Club
Burdett St, Elizabeth Grove SA 5112
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
Home Based Services
Home Assist – Playford
Grenville Community Connections Hub, Playford Blvd, Elizabeth 5112 Postal: 12 Bishopstone Rd, Davoren Park Sa 5113
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
Northern Respite Care Voluntary Service
Lyell McEwin Regional Volunteers, Haydown Rd, Elizabeth Vale SA 5112
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
United Care Wesley Adelaide Inc.
10 Pitt St, Adelaide SA 5000 GPO Box 2534, Adelaide SA 5001
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
Hospital
Calvary Central Districts Hospital
25-37 Jarvis Rd, Elizabeth Vale SA 5112
General specialist medical and surgical care, day surgery >Cancer care - Central Districts Cancer Centre >Palliative care >Specialist consulting suites
Telephone: 8250 4111
Gawler Health Services Inc.
21 Hutchinson Rd, Gawler SA 5118 PO Box 196, Gawler SA 5118
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
Lyell McEwin Hospital
Haydown Rd, Elizabeth Vale SA 5112
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
Information Service
Business Helpline
PO Box 2534 Adelaide SA 5001
Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-4pm Services >Telephone support – advice, practical help and emotional support regarding business problems and issues
Telephone: 1300 360 306
Women’s Information Service – The Answer Shop
Station Arcade, 136 North Tce, Adelaide SA 5000 PO Box 8020, Station Arcade, Adelaide SA 5000
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
Legal Advice
Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement Inc
321 - 325 King William St, Adelaide SA 5000
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
Legal Services Commission of SA
82-98 Wakefield ST, Adelaide SA 5000 GPO Box 1718, Adelaide SA 5001
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
Northern Community Legal Services Inc.
26 John St, Salisbury SA 5108 PO Box 697, Salisbury SA 5108
Legal advice & community legal education >Child support assistance >Employment advocacy >Financial counselling
Telephone: 8281 6911 or 1300 558 555 Fax: 8281 6605
Welfare Rights Centre (SA) Inc.
Ground Floor, Torrens Bldg, 220 Victoria Square, Adelaide SA 5000
Social security advice, assistance & advocacy >Training for professionals - including advocacy skills
Telephone: 8226 4123 or 1800 246 287 Fax: 8226 4124
Libraries
City of Playford Library Service
Playford Civic Centre Library, 10 Playford Blvd, Elizabeth 5112 PO Box 52, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
5BA-FM
19 Wiltshire St, Salisbury SA 5108 PO Box 433, Salisbury SA 5108
Community radio station
Telephone: 8250 3735
Bunyip Press
120 Murray St, Gawler SA 5118
Communication and information through local newspapers service Gawler and Playford Council areas
Telephone: 8522 1233
Messenger Newspaper – News Review Inc
25 Wiltshire St, Salisbury SA 5108
>Production of free weekly local newspaper >Free community noticeboard column >Covering Gepps Cross to Gawler
Telephone: 8250 4000
One Tree Hill Grapevine Newsletter Inc.
C/- PO Box One Tree Hill Rd, One Tree Hill SA 5114
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
Recycling
Scout Recycling Centre – Elizabeth West
5 Ridgeway Rd, Elizabeth West 5113 Hours monday to Friday 8.00am - 12.30pm
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
Scout Recycling Centre – Smithfield
43 Anderson Walk, Smithfield 5114 Contact Shane, Manager Hours monday to Friday 8.00am - 4.30pm Saturday 8.00 - 12.00noon
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
Residents Group
Angle Vale Residents Assoc. Inc
PO Box 4, Angle Vale SA 5117
Promote the development of Angle Vale Township and districts. Ensure the developments are environmentally acceptable.
Telephone: 8284 7095 Contact: Geoff Boundy
One Tree Hill Progress
Lot 10 Blacktop Rd, One Tree Hill SA 5114 PO , One Tree Hill SA 5114
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
Peachey Belt Residents Assoc. Inc
12 Bishopstone Rd, Davoren park SA 5113
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
Virginia Residents Action Group Inc
Virginia Community Centre, Old Port Wakefield Rd, Virginia SA 5120 PO Box 989, Virginia SA 5120
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
Safety Houses
Safer Communities Australia
76 Edmund Ave, Unley SA 5061
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
Watch SA
GPO Box 1539, Adelaide SA 5001
Crime prevention /reducation program .Public safety education
Telephone: 8204 2205, 8204 2238 Fax: 8204 2311
Kaurna Plains School Inc
Ridley Rd Elizabeth SA 5112
R – 12 school with Aboriginal focus >Aboriginal languages Kaurna
Telephone: 8252 4419 or 8252 4777
Second Hand Goods
Lutheran Care & Clothing
240 Peachy Rd, Smithfield Plains SA 5114 Po Box 288, Kilburn Sa 5084
Hours: Mon - Fri -10.00am - 4.00pm, Sat 9.30am - 12.30pm Good quality recycled clothing & household goods
Telephone: 8284 3600
Munno Para Salvos Store
2/5 Karri St, Munno Para SA 5115
Hours: Mon - Fri 9.00am - 5.00pm Second hand goods & clothing.
Telephone: 8284 0464
Red Bird Op Shop
shop 2 Rosewood Village, Hillcott St, Elizabeth North SA 5113
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.
Shop 16 Elizabeth North Shopping Centre, 165 Woodford Rd. Elizabeth North SA 5113
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
Vinnies Family Centre
8 Langford Dr, Elizabeth SA 5112
Hours: Mon - Fri 9.00am - 4.30pm Recycled clothing, furniture & bric-a-brac >Assistance vouchers filled for needy
Telephone: 8255 8547
Services Clubs
Elizabeth & Salisbury Sub-Section of The Naval Assoc. of Aust (SA) Inc
8 Chivell St, Elizabeth South SA 5112
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
Elizabeth Para Probus Club Inc
Central Districts Football Clubrooms, Goodman Rd, Elizabeth SA 5112 PO Box 604, Elizabeth, SA 5112
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
Lioness Club of Elizabeth Inc
Hilcott St Elizabeth North SA 5113 PO Box 149, Elizabeth SA 5112
Contact: Maureen Robinson Services Service club fundraising for charitable and community projects
Telephone: 8252 0528
Lions Club of Elizabeth Playford Inc
Hilcott St, Elizabeth North SA 5113 PO Box 51, Elizabeth 5113
Service Club fundraising for charitable and community projects
Telephone: 8287 0663 Contact: Frank Gratton
Lions Club of Virginia
PO Box 283, Virginia SA 5120
Services to the community
Telephone: 8380 9074 Tom Fell, President
Mens Probus Club of Elizabeth Inc
Central Districts Football Clubrooms, Goodman Rd, Elizabeth SA 5112
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
Return Services League Inc (RSL) Elizabeth Sub-Branch
Cnr Midway Rd & Halsey Rd, Elizabeth East 5112 PO Box 3067, Elizabeth East 5112
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
Rosewood Branch Country Womens Assoc.
Smithfield Sports & Social Club, Anderson Walk, Smithfield SA 5114 Postal: 2 Oraton Crt, Munno Parra SA 5114
Social, craft club
Telephone: 8254 8680 Contact: Loraine Abbott, President
Rotary Club of Elizabeth Inc
The Grove Venue, 5 Burdett St, Elizabeth Grove, 5112 PO Box 233, Elizabeth SA 5112
Hours: Mon, 6.15pm Services >Community service, fundraising and service club activities
Telephone: 0419241977
Rotary Club of Munno Para Inc
RSL Elizabeth, Midway Rd, Elizabeth East 5112 PO Box 503, Elizabeth 5112
Hours: Tues 6.30pm Services Supporting communities both local and overseas
Telephone: 8522 2800 Contact: Joan Tingey, President
Rotary Club of Playford Inc
Grenville Connections Hub, Playford Blvd, Elizabeth SA 5112 PO Box 736, Elizabeth SA 5112
Contact: Gladys Lehmann Hours: Wed 7.30am-8.30am Services >Service club for local and internal projects
Telephone: 8255 1502
Virginia Country Womens Assoc Inc
Virginia Institute, Old Port Wakefield Rd, Virginia SA 5120 PO Box 792. Two Wells SA 5501
Contact: Evelyn Dyer, President or Raelene Besnard, Secretary Services: >Friendship, crafts, trading tables, raffles, outings and community involvement
Telephone: 8520 3601 8380 9037
Support Groups
Ach Group Inc. Health & Community Services East/North
163 Montacute Rd, Newton SA 5074
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
Gawler Low Vision Support Group
Elderly Centre, 14th St , Gawler SA 5118
Hours: Friday 10.00am - 2.00pm Fortnightly Meetings Support for Blind & vision impaired
Telephone: 8522 1340 Contact: John Waldegrave