ECH will be reopening all ECH sites and reinstating ECH services and events (with the exception of bus trips) from Wednesday 28 July.

To ensure the safety of our community all ECH services will be following SA Health COVID safety guidelines. This includes the wearing of masks by all staff and clients and following safe social distancing measures. When attending ECH sites please also ensure you check-in using the QR code.

We look forward to welcoming you back to our sites. For more info visit our COVID-19 information page.

Being socially active is essential to your wellbeing and having the best possible life as you age.

ECH offers a great range of social activities so you can meet likeminded people, learn new skills and regularly visit interesting destinations across metropolitan Adelaide and regional areas.

Discover below an overview of the many options available to you!


Make a Difference. Volunteer. Join the ECH volunteer team!

Walking Groups

If you are looking for a way to keep active, why not consider joining one of the ECH walking groups.

Cumberland Park Community Centre

Learn new skills and meet new people by attending ECH workshops at the Cumberland Park Community Centre.

Keep Connected Online Magazine

Find useful information, interesting features and fun videos on nutrition, wellness, lifestyle, technology and more!

Become a Pen Pal

Our Pen Pal program is a great way to link up with people and stay socially connected.

Conversation Cafes

Whether you like culture, architecture, wildlife or nature, ECH Conversation Café events offer a wide range of exciting opportunities to share your interests with likeminded people.

Community Gardens

ECH Community Gardens are a great way to get outside, meet others and learn some new skills.

Bus Trips

Jump on board the ECH bus for a great day out. Buses depart regularly from a number of locations across Adelaide.

Halifax Cafe

Join a variety of activities, workshops and volunteering opportunities – bring your skills, passions, ideas, and sense of fun!

The Purple Bin Project

ECH and the With Love and Kindness initiative have teamed up to support a South Australian driven Purple Bin project, gifting new personal hygiene products/toiletries to adults and children in need.