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Fronditha Care Encourages Community to Visit the Elderly This Christmas

on Wednesday, November 21, 2018

“It’s a wonderful thing to keep getting invited to parties in your old age,” Hippocrates Australian Greek Aged Persons Association president Anna Marendy says. “You feel remembered, you feel like you’re still a part of the community.”

Regis Whitfield Wins 2018 Facility of The Year & Environmental Leadership Award

on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Regis Whitfield staff, residents and families had many several reasons to celebrate the Regis Annual National Awards Gala Dinner held in Melbourne Friday 16th November. 

Yip, Yap, Yarn the Order of the Day for Talented Seniors

on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The lifestyle and activities staff at Mercy Place Westcourt are the first to acknowledge that their residents are a dab hand at knitting, crocheting, needlework and quilting — particularly when it comes to a good cause.

Isabelle’s Cauliflower Mustard Pickle Wins The 2018 Big Bethanie Bake Off

on Monday, November 19, 2018

After a massive day cooking in front of a live audience at Have a Go Day, Bethanie, Western Australia’s most recognized not-for-profit aged care and retirement living provider, has announced the winners of the 2018 Big Bethanie Bake Off.

Private Rental a Burden for Seniors

on Monday, November 19, 2018

Private rental became impossible for Gail Carter to cover after she lost her job as an aged care assistant in 2015. A diagnosis of depression, caring for her terminally ill mother and living with an abusive flat mate made the 68-year-old’s situation all the more dire.

Bolton Clarke Awarded For Catering Innovation

on Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Bolton Clarke has won further recognition for innovation in food services with a national award at The Hospitality and Lifestyle Aged Care Awards (HLACA), announced in Melbourne on 2 November.

HillView Ashmore's Beautiful Transformation

on Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Hillview's Ashmore Aged Care Residence has undergone a beautiful transformation. The brand new redesign includes a new alfresco area for residents and their loved ones to enjoy, along with additional shaded areas and outdoor furnishings. 

Overseas Visitors Praise Montessori Practice

on Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Villa Maria Catholic Homes has spent more than 12 months introducing the Montessori practice to improve the lives of people living at their 12 aged care communities across Victoria. Staff at Villa Maria Catholic Homes' aged care residences are reporting great outcomes and were recently able to share these experiences with visitors from Singapore.

Regis Celebrates Opening of New Elermore Vale Aged Care Residence

on Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Sharon Claydon, the Federal Member for Newcastle, attended the Official Opening celebration of the state of the art aged care residence Regis Elermore Vale last week. Ms Claydon was joined by Regis' Executive General Managers Kirsty Nottle and Michelle Baker, industry providers, placement agencies, local dignitaries, residents, families and staff.

Cranbrook at Home’s Bespoke Home Care Services Provide Peace of Mind – and Christmas Companionship - this Festive Season

on Monday, November 12, 2018

Nobody wants to be alone during the festive season, and for families with travel plans – and ageing relatives – holidays can be more challenging than carefree. But they needn’t be. Expert aged care provider Cranbrook Care’s new private in-home care service, Cranbrook at Home, has developed a bespoke solution for the silly season. Christmas at Home delivers exceptional care and companionship to seniors on the lower North Shore without the need for support of family and friends during the holidays. 

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