Why it takes a Village (ita-V) is for you!
Do you find it frustrating searching for information relevant to you as you age, that reflects your personal lifestyle and circumstances?
If not, then it takes a Village is for you!
it takes a Village was founded so you (and all whom support or care for you) no longer waste time searching for the information, supports, resources, business or services you may want or need.
We have done all the hard work for you so you have the best chance of living the life you want as you age.
All you have to do is use it.
What makes it takes a Village different?
We are different because this is YOUR website, a website created for the Newcastle Region to improve the wellbeing of our older community. If you can’t find what you are looking for, contact us and if it exists, we will find it for you.
it takes a Village believes in Community. We believe that it is not up to one but to many to improve how we perceive and experience ageing.
That is what it takes a Village is – one place to connect you to many.
it takes a Village is the positive change we all need towards ageing well- change built on trust, compassion and community connection.
Because your health and wellbeing is as important and as individual as you are.
The best way to make optimal life decisions, for now and into the future, is to know your rights and how you can plan ahead.
Because we are all similar but not the same!
Learn how to master the challenges that life can throw at you after retirement so you can achieve physical, mental and emotional wellbeing your way…
Sometimes the smallest things can make the greatest difference. Never struggle unnecessarily, you’d be surprised at the amount of assistive aids available to you.
Remember everything is easy once you know how! Expand your mind, remain connected, and most of all, have fun!