Monthly Archives: September 2017

Story Telling sessions

We now have dates for these sessions which will be held in the MAP café (cnr Grafton and Inkerman Roads):   Tuesday         3rd      October        2 – 5 Tuesday        10th     October        2 – 5 Tuesday        17th     October        2 – 5 Tuesday        24th     October        2 – 5 Tuesday        31st     October        2 – 5… Read more »

Older people’s health, living wills and more

Notes of a meeting of the Independent Elders held 7.8.17 We had an interesting discussion about ageing, helped by our invited guest who has professional expertise in this field.  Most of the questions concerned mental rather than physical deterioration, starting with what to do when/if people become concerned about loss of memory. Unimportant memory lapses… Read more »

Lasting Power of Attorney

Notes of a meeting of the Independent Elders held 7.8.17   1. Lasting Power of Attorney (“LPA”) Paul had agreed to share with us his recent experience of managing his parents’ affairs. He clarified that he is not a lawyer, but speaking from his own experience. He then outlined the issues: A Lasting Power of… Read more »

General Meeting 4 September 2017

Minutes of a General Meeting 4 September 2017 Attendance: Alma St: Charles C, Lesley A, Debby H, David J, Patricia D, Katrien H, Jane H Willes Rd: Jeff B, Diana B, Adam L, Sarah H, David T, RosemaryW, Jacqueline D, Gary L Raglan St: Paul S, John N, Mary H, George L, Robert L Monmouth… Read more »

Roof extensions in the Inkerman Conservation Area

Most of the Inkerman Area is in a Conservation Area, which was created in 2001 to protect the Victorian heritage of the area.  You can find the Conservation Area Statement on this website. Since that time, the demography of our area has changed significantly.  At the General Meeting on 4 September we had a brief… Read more »