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A new way to play

Welcome to the Stay in the Game Challenge, a six-week South Australian gaming challenge encouraging older Australians to play video games to increase exercise, fun and friendship with friends and family.

Thank you all for participating, the challenge has now ended, don't forget to tell us how you went for your chance to win major prizes!

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What is the challenge?

Stay in the Game is a six-week gaming challenge run by ACH Group encouraging older Australians to play video games to increase exercise, fun and friendship with friends and family.  

The challenge ran from April 19 to May 28 2021.

It's as simple as signing up, setting your gaming goals, finding and playing games, and sharing what you've achieved. Press the buttons below to Join the Challenge, set your goals, find games to play, find local events to attend, and submit your story to win prizes.

 

Why?

Do you need assistance or advice?

Need tailored assistance or advice to find suitable video games? Don't own a suitable device? Or do you need support with set up and coaching? ACH Group's Smart Technology service can help you stay connected and independent in your own home with Exercise Physiologists and Occupational Therapists to help work out which devices and games will best suit your needs. We have also developed and collated some tips,  advice, and guides which can help you with purchasing gaming equipment, staying cyber-safe, and tailoring your experience.

Keep fit with fun gaming

Keep fit by playing games that are fun and engaging.

Play with friends and family

Connect with friends and family and challenge your mind.

Try out new experiences

We'll be publishing new games to try out every week - each one unique and fun to play.

 
Win Prizes!

Do you have what it takes to be South Australia's Gamer of the Year? We have great prizes up for grabs for

South Australian residents. Submit your gaming stories throughout the challenge to win!

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Weekly participation prizes

$50 Coles-Myer vouchers will also be raffled off each week of the six-week challenge for all participants that set their own weekly gaming goals and reflect on them.

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Physical Fitness through gaming award

Submit your stories about how video games helped you become physically more fit 

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Friendship and connection through gaming award

Submit your stories of how gaming helped you connect with friends or family 

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Intergenerational gaming award

Submit your stories of how video games helped you connect with younger family members.

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South Australia's Gamer of the Year award

Submit your stories about how gaming has changed your view on life throughout the challenge.

 

Partners

The Stay in the Game Project is funded under the South Australian Government Statewide Wellbeing Strategy, led by Wellbeing SA. This project is proudly supported by a variety of partners.

 

Get in Touch

How can we help you? If you have any questions please ring us on 1300 224 477 or email us at stayinthegame@ach.org.au