News & Events

A Time to Reflect on Remembrance Day

on Friday, November 2, 2018

For Mercy Place Lathlain resident Ivy Ballentine, Remembrance Day holds particular significance. The 99-year-old immediately joined the army during World War II, after she received news that her childhood sweetheart had been killed on HMAS Sydney. The warship was sunk in battle on 19 November 1941 off the coast of Western Australia, in what remains the most terrible loss ever suffered by the Royal Australian Navy.

Big Bethanie Bake Off Finalists Announced

on Thursday, November 1, 2018

Bethanie, Western Australia’s most recognized not-for-profit aged care and retirement living provider is delighted to announce they have chosen eight finalists to compete in their Big Bethanie Bake Off – taking place on Wednesday 14th November at Have-a-Go Day, a LiveLighter event.

Embracia Moonee Valley Celebrates Spring Racing Carnival with Visit from Winx Owner

on Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Another Cox Plate, another Winx win and another jam-packed Spring Racing Carnival for residents of Embracia Moonee Valley! Embracia are always on the lookout for ways to add meaning to the lives of residents, and aim to bring both fun and relevant entertainment into the home.

Stage 1 Transformation of MannaCare Unveiled in Doncaster

on Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Last week, a handful of residents transitioned into their new home in the renovated and modernised section of Banksia Unit, at MannaCare’s Cassia House.  Residents are now accommodated in brand new single rooms with private ensuites, following the demolition of existing shared rooms.

Cranbrook at Home’s Bespoke Home Care Services Give Families a Helping Hand with No Wait Time

on Tuesday, October 30, 2018

With waitlists for home care services across Sydney at an all-time high, Cranbrook Care, a leading aged care provider has commenced their own private in-home care service without the need for a Government assessment.

$1.5 Million Commitment for Fronditha Care’s Vertical Residence in Thornbury

on Monday, October 29, 2018

A commitment of $1.5 million was made to charitable aged care provider Fronditha Care from a re-elected Daniel Andrews government last week. Jenny Mikakos, Minister for Families and Children and Mr Robin Scott, Minister for Finance and Multicultural Affairs made the announcement at the organisation’s 120 bed aged are residence in Thornbury.

Lifeview’s Positive Ageing Celebration Hits the High Note

on Monday, October 29, 2018

Lifeview Residential Care’s residents hit the high note last week when they attended the company’s annual Positive Ageing Celebration – Lifeview’s Strictly Dancing. 

Regis Aged Care Partners with Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria for Innovative Seniors Engagement Program

on Friday, October 26, 2018

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria and Regis Aged Care have formed a major partnership to promote the importance of nature for the wellbeing of senior Australians. The partnership will include nature focused activities for Regis residents both on-site at Regis facilities and at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria’s two gardens in Melbourne and Cranbourne.

Thanks to Home Care, Over 4000 Australians are Independently Living Their Best Lives

on Thursday, October 25, 2018

More than 4000 older Australians and people living with disability are choosing to live independently, at home, thanks to the in-home support and care provided by Just Better Care.   

Braemar CEO Dons Chef Hat as Big Bethanie Bake Off Finalist

on Thursday, October 25, 2018

Braemar Presbyterian Care’s Chief Executive, Wayne Belcher OAM, has become a finalist in the 2018 Big Bethanie Bake Off, after impressing judges with his crêpe making prowess.

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