'Colour my world' is written in the colours of the rainbow on top. 'SALA 2017' is printed over a colourful background of knitted flowers.

The Southern Cross Care SALA art projects, is a celebration of art and creative expression at any age, encouraging a more positive image of residential care and aged care in general within our South Australian community.

The individual SALA projects are being produced across Southern Cross Care’s residential care sites through their Lifestyle programs, and will result in a collection of photography, drawings, paintings, storybooks and/or cartoon sketches depicting various aspects and memories of “colour”.


Why colour?

Our staff and volunteers are made up of 52 cultures and diverse backgrounds, bringing into our homes the language of colour through a very multicultural experience.

The Colour my world theme is set to inspire and ignite as the selected theme for 2017.

Everyone has an opinion about colour; from the colour of our skin, to the tone of our clothes. You'll never see a dark cloud; there is only blue sky, because everything we touch is turned to gold…