Free or low cost community activities held at Span to provide services and support for the community.


Writing Groups
Please click on this link to refer to the  Creative tab

Community & Social

Carers High Tea
Community Lunch
Hearing Tests and Hearing Aid Repair
OM:NI (Older Men: New Ideas)
Tax Help

Please click on this link to refer to the Community & Social tab

Grow It, Cook It

Good Bugs Garden Group
Cooking for Healthy Minds and Cooking for All Abilities

Refer to this link for more information  Grow It, Cook It

Health and Wellbeing

Tai Chi for Health
Tai Chi for Healthy Minds and Bodies

Refer to this link for further information Health & Wellbeing

Sensitive Santa

This is for children on the Autism spectrum

 Please click on this link for further information  Kids with Special Needs

ACFE (Adult, Community Further Education)
Subsidised courses, Eligibility criteria applies – please call Span to see if your are eligible. Click on the course tab for further information.

Introduction to Hospitality / Cooking for all Abilities
Introduction to Sewing
Introduction to Horticulture

U3A @ Span

The University of the Third Age run some fantastic lifelong learning programs for those in their “third age” of life. These programs keep older residents active, social and creative. Span are lucky enough to host a range of these programs on our premises.

For more information on how to join U3A, contact the Darebin U3A office on 9489 2103 or

Visit their website: