Learn new skills and make a difference in 2021

Australians with low internet skills can often feel isolated from their community and family at a time in their lives when feeling connected is increasingly important.  The Be Connected Network is managed by Good Things Foundation and is part of the wider Be Connected initiative. Be Connected is an Australian government initiative committed to increasing …

Retirement village or aged care?

Throughout our lives we make choices about where to live, largely driven by lifestyle, work or family. However, as we get older our health or increasing levels of frailty may have a greater impact on these choices.  Homes come in a variety of shapes, styles and legal structures. Planning ahead and researching options can help …

Travel further with a Mobility Scooter

PREMIER MOBILITY CENTRE If you have difficulty walking, standing or getting around, or suffer from multiple sclerosis or arthritis, a mobility scooter can help you maintain an important measure of independence when running personal errands, shopping or travelling. One of the benefits of a mobility scooter is the ability to take them on public transport …

Icon Cancer Centre – Gosford celebrates 25 years of world class care

Icon Cancer Centre Gosford proudly celebrated 25 years since opening their doors to the Gosford community earlier this year, with more than 12 000 patients having been treated with the latest in radiation therapy treatment at the local centre since 1995. The centre offers advanced radiation therapy treatment for all cancer types and ensures rapid …

Giving Coasties a Premium Dental experience in their own neighbourhood

Mingara Dental & Implant Centre recently opened a state of the art facility. A group of passionate and highly experienced local dentists have combined forces to offer Central Coast residents the pinnacle in dental care through an array of state of the art dental practices located across the Central Coast and beyond with Mingara Dental …

The journey is just as important as the destination

PALMER’S TOURS Its Easy Tours was purchased by a family owned and operated Queensland business Palmer’s Coaches in March 2019. Its Easy Tours is now formally known as Palmer’s Tours. They have expanded from one vehicle in 2012 to 37 vehicles across Central Coast and South-West Queensland. Owners Rick & Kim Palmer have engaged Rick’s …

Put going to the Dentist on top of your 2021 to do list

Is health and wellness a New Year’s resolution for you for 2021? Then why not start with your oral health!Improve your overall health, starting with your smile! If you didn’t know it already, the health of your mouth is closely linked to the health of your body.  Not only is your mouth the pathway for harmful …

New Exercise Program for older people launching on the Central Coast

Strength for Life, an innovative and affordable exercise program for people aged over 50,  has launched on the Central Coast.   Strength for Life is a strength and balance program designed specifically for people over 50. It involves progressive resistance training to improve your strength, balance, coordination and endurance.   The program has been developed …

4 best tips for choosing blinds for a rental property?

PREMIER SHADES When investing in a rental property your main strategy is to keep maintenance costs as low as possible to maximise your rental return.  Blinds and window coverings are something that gets used EVERY DAY, and yet many investors find it is one of the most regrettable expenses.  What are investors looking for in …

COVID-19 Testing Clinic gets upgrade

The Central Coast Respiratory Clinic, operated by local not-for-profit Central Coast Primary Care, has upgraded their Erina based COVID-19 testing clinic within the grounds of the EV Church. Originally funded by the Federal Government in May for a three-months period, Central Coast Primary Care leased rooms from the EV Church to establish the Clinic. With …