The turning of the soil for the Healthy Living Centre for Ageing was held on site at the Hub on Wednesday 10 August at 11am.
The ceremony included speeches from federal and state politicians, Sarah Henderson and John Eren respectively, Diversitat CEO Michael Martinez, followed by the actual turning of the soil and morning tea.
The Healthy Living Centre for Ageing facility will offer day support programs for people aged over 65 from culturally and linguistically diverse communities. It will be purpose built for ease of access and mobility and include a high needs dedicated area.
It will also reconnect generations with the site of Geelong’s former migrant hostels