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The Power of Music in Aged Care

on Wednesday, June 26, 2019

When you hear a song from your favourite band from your 20’s, from your wedding day or special time in your life, what does it do for you? Does it take you back to that moment and help you remember the day or time in your life? More and more research is showing that music can have a range of benefits when used in aged care.

The Importance of Self-Care for Carers

on Wednesday, June 26, 2019

A diagnosis of dementia can be confronting and life-changing for the person living with dementia as well as their family and carers.

Cultural Exchange at AnglicareSA Grange

on Tuesday, June 25, 2019

With a styled mohawk and subtle swagger, Yitian is not your stereotypical aged care volunteer. In 2017, Yitian (30) moved from Beijing to Adelaide to study social work at Flinders University and gain a better understanding of aged care in Australia.

IRT Employees Complete Year-long Dementia Care Fellowship Program

on Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Five IRT employees have completed a 12-month Dementia Training Australia (DTA) Fellowship Program to help improve the lives of people living with dementia.

5-Star Brew on Studio 10

on Monday, June 24, 2019

Arcare Portarlington were recently featured on national, morning show, Studio 10 on Channel 10 for their beer brewing program.

Intergenerational Visit Brings Joy to Young and Old

on Friday, June 21, 2019

Jacaranda children (aged 3-5) from Hyde Park Nursery School and Early Learning Centre (ELC) are bringing joy to residents living at Resthaven Malvern with their weekly visits to the home at 43 Marlborough Street, Malvern.

Respite Service Offers Care For Carers

on Friday, June 21, 2019

Braemar Presbyterian Care’s short-stay respite care services are designed to help carers in their support of relatives or loved ones, who need to take some time away in the short term.

Wesley Mission Queensland Parkview Celebrates 10 Years

on Thursday, June 20, 2019

Last month, residents, families, friends and staff celebrated Wesley Mission Queensland Parkview residential aged care community's 10th Birthday. It was a beautiful occasion where everyone came together to share their memories and experiences and celebrate the friendships made.

Horsing Around at Cumberland View Aged Care

on Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Residents at Cumberland View Aged Care in Wheelers Hill recently had a visit from some of Le Pine’s beautiful horses.

Annual Dog Show Enjoyed by All at Opal By The Bay

on Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Residents, families and children were recently entertained by some not quite competition ready pooches at Opal By The Bay. The annual dog show is enjoyed by all ages, with good laughs guaranteed! 

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