Langford Aboriginal Association run a variety of weekly, fortnightly and monthly programs;
MOORDITJ MOORT OUTREACH SERVICE
Description: Moorditj Moort (Strong Family) Outreach Service working out of Langford Aboriginal Association is a new program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples who live in Langford, Gosnells and surrounding suburbs.
The Moorditj Moort Outreach Team will work in partnership with other service providers to ensure Aboriginal community members with Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) concerns receive the best possible support for recovery and wellness.
The team will provide advocacy, transportation (to and from appointments) and appropriate client referrals.
Outreach Workers are available: Monday & Wednesday (8:30am-4:30pm), & Tuesday (1:30pm-4:45pm)
ART AND YARNING
When: Tuesday, 10am – 2pm (Weekly)
Description: Just want to relax with other people while painting the day away? Join us each Tuesday during the term and get involved in creating beautiful artwork and enjoying a nice lunch. Bring along your paints and canvases. Any children attending with you are your responsibility.
GRIEF AND LOSS
When: Monday, 10am – 1:00pm (Fortnightly)
Description: These sessions will help provide support for you, your family and community members who are facing the loss of someone or something important. Experiencing a loss is a challenge that everyone faces. Talking about your feelings and concerns or listening to others can help!
MOORDITJ YOKA WOMEN’S GROUP
When: Saturday, 1pm – 3pm (Weekly)
Description: This program is for all Aboriginal women and is full of fun arts and crafts, activities, yarning and outings. Bring along your female family members and friends for a fun-filled Saturday.
When: Wednesday, 10am – 2pm (Fortnightly)
Description: This program is for parents and carers of Aboriginal children aged 0—17 years old that live in and around the Langford area. My Time is the perfect ‘playgroup’ for you and children. It is not only about the kids having their own play and development time, but parents also are involved in education, arts and crafts, and playtime with their children. A crèche is available for children aged 0—5 only and a delicious meal is provided for everyone. Come and meet other parents and share, support and strengthen the knowledge you already have. This program is sponsored by Ngala. Make time for yourself!
NOONGAR LANGUAGE CLASSES
Beginner Class: Tuesday, 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Weekly)
Advanced Class: Tuesday, 7:00 – 8pm (Weekly)
Description: Come along, have fun and learn our wonderful Noongar Language! This 9 week program is available to all Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal community members with 2 levels available depending on your current language levels. Children wanting to learn the language are welcome to attend with an adult. You can only join these classes within the first 2 weeks of the delivery start date.
Time: Monday, 10am – 2pm (Monthly)
Description: Serving a variety of healthy foods at our Monthly Cafe. Menus and price lists will be distributed the week before each event. Pre Orders Welcome!!