COVID-19 Update

Pass the Baton Ball 2020

Due to the current Covid-19 virus situation with the need to avoid group gatherings as mandated by Government & in best interest of public health, our Pass the Baton Ball will not go ahead on May 23rd, 2020 at Crown Palladium, Melbourne.

Ticket holders, we appreciate your patience & the expression of support to our volunteer not-for-profit charity organisation, EDFA, in purchasing tickets to our major fundraising event.

We are currently working on details & logistics of the course of action to take & will provide further information once confirmed.

Violeta Bozinovski & Christine Naismith


strive Groups

In accordance with the Government requirements for social isolating & in the best interest of public safety, EDFA will cease  our face-to-face monthly meetings. The strive carer support groups will continue on the nominated evenings, but will now be run on-line, via Zoom.  We will be running all on-line groups from 7.30pm-9pm & require attendees to be current financial members of EDFA, which is a volunteer, not-for-profit charity support organisation. 

Family membership is only $25 annually & you can join EDFA here:

Current strive support groups running:

strive Melbourne: 2nd Wednesday each month, join private FB page

strive Bendigo: 4th Wednesday each month, join private FB page

strive Perth: 3rd Tuesday each month, join private FB page

& starting soon:

strive Adelaide: 4th Wednesday each month, commencing 25th March 2020 at 7.30pm,

join private FB page

strive Tasmania.: 2nd Thursday each month, commencing 9th April 2020 at 7.30pm,

join private FB page

Please refer to the local EDFA strive facebook pages for further details and to create a connection with others in your area.

If you are keen for an online strive group in your region, please let us know by filling out this form:

Email or for further information or any queries around strive Carer support groups