Glen Eira Adult

Learning Centre Inc

260 Booran Road, Ormond

VIC 3204, Australia

P +61 (03) 9578 8996

E info@gealc.org.au

COVID-19 UPDATES & USEFUL INFORMATION

GEALC will continue to deliver its classes online (following Government advice).  The safety of our students and staff is our HIGHEST priority.
 
Please see our timetable below with the programs we will be delivering ONLINE during Term 3. Our physical doors may remain closed but we are still here to connect and engage with you online. Please email info@gealc.org.au for more information.
 

In these unprecedented times, caring for each other is more essential than ever. GEALC is doing all it can to help keep people connected and engaged during this challenging period.

  1. Phone inquiries: Call 9578 8996 for any inquiries from Monday to Thursday between 10am – 3pm until further notice.
  2. GEALC’s Facebook page: check our feeds at: https://www.facebook.com/gleneiraadultlearning/
  3. Regular emails/newsletters: We will continue to send updates to all our members
  4. Online teaching and support: We are offering Google Classrooms (with activities students can access at anytime) as well as real-time classes using Zoom for people who do not wish to Face to Face classes.
  5. Face to Face program delivery: postponed until further notice
  6. GEALC’s website: check our website for updates and useful information
  7. Client Support Officer: students can book into see our support officer by emailing lindy at lindy@gealc.org.au

Useful Information

  1. Social distancing and other transmission reduction measures.
  2. Download a Coronavirus tip sheet for students from Lindy (Our Client Support Officer) on looking after your physical and mental health.
  3. Important Community Contacts – a variety of services available in our community to help you and your family manage during this challenging time.
  4. Information Links to Support in Relation to Coronavirus (including  JobSeeker payments; Centrelink benefits; relief from banks and utilities providers; adjustments to obligations of renters and landlords; support for families, people with disabilities, overseas students, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, and people experiencing family violence; mental health support; home-based learning opportunities and children’s activities; written and video information in community languages; etc).
  5. Information and advice about coronavirus – symptoms, travel and what to do to reduce the risk of infection (Department of Health & Human Services).
  6. Health update
  7. The COVIDSafe App The COVIDSafe app helps find close contacts of COVID-19 cases. The app helps state and territory health officials to quickly contact people who may have been exposed to COVID-19. The COVIDsafe APP is now available in different languages. Get it on AppStore or GooglePlay and choose your language.
  8. Useful steps to stay healthy during Covid-19
  9. How to wear a non-medical face mask safely

Covid-19 updates from the Department of Health and Human Services- Victoria, updated 3/08/20:

Up-To-Date Information about testing