Christmas celebrations are in full swing at our OC Connections Community Living houses!
Staff and residents took part in a competition for best decorated house. It was difficult to decide the winner with everyone bringing their A-game, from hand made decorations, to our Dandenong Christmas Tree Farm donated trees!
What a lovely way to forget the troubles of 2021 and look forward with hope and happiness while making fond memories with friends. Merry Christmas to all of our staff, participants, families, partners and community!
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