Residents at Braemar Presbyterian Care aged care homes will set sail during a series of maritime history talks as part of the aged care provider’s resident enrichment program.
Care and Friendship has been at the heart of Braemar Presbyterian Care since it was founded in 1952. The long-established aged care provider adopted a relationship centred care approach early in its existence, with a focus on building the bonds that exist between residents, their families and staff.
Care and Friendship was on display on Friday 16 March at Braemar Village in Western Australia. The 52-room facility was all dressed in green, as residents and their families celebrated St Patrick’s Day, albeit one day early.
Braemar CEO Wayne Belcher spoke last week at the GCIC 2018 Conference on Integrated Care in Singapore. His topic explored where the Australian aged care industry may go next in its clinical governance responsibilities; twenty years on from the introduction of the Aged Care Act in 1997.
The Chief Executive of Perth-based Braemar Presbyterian Care will present at a global conference in Singapore next month.
The community open day hosted in late 2017 by Braemar Presbyterian Care at its property in Bicton has shown overwhelming support for the not-for-profit aged care provider’s plans for the site.
The smartphone revolution has made the word ‘selfie’ part of the urban dictionary. However it is usually more associated with Millennials or Gen Z’s than the Silent Generation or Baby Boomers.
Twenty of Braemar Presbyterian Care’s longest serving volunteers were recognised for their dedication and commitment during a volunteer function aboard the cruise ship Astor last Friday.
Six team members from the Braemar Presbyterian Care workforce have been acknowledged in the organisation’s annual Care and Friendship awards, which were hosted this week at the Raffles Hotel.
Hamilton Hill resident Vic Leonard admits he loves to volunteer in the community. It’s fair to say he’s a West Australian who has made a huge difference to local seniors, something which is being recognized by Braemar Presbyterian Care on International Volunteer Day on the 5th of December.
Taking the good with the bad and a commitment to staying in love is the secret to a successful marriage, according to Braemar Cooinda residents Jean and Doug Milne, who celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary recently.
Age is proving no barrier for the unlikely friendships blooming at Braemar Presbyterian Care’s Cooinda aged care home in Willagee, thanks to a new partnership with a local playgroup.
One of WA’s longest established aged care providers, Braemar, has launched a new client-centric website designed to translate their relationship-centered care approach to the digital world.
Braemar Presbyterian Care celebrates the cultural diversity of residents living at each of its three Aged Care homes on a daily basis. This celebration was front and centre of the Braemar Cooinda events calendar in the past month; with a series of international events and activities hosted at the Willagee residence.
Residents at Braemar Presbyterian Care aged care homes will cast off on a nostalgic journey next month, when a local maritime historian and internationally published author presents the first in a series of talks on ocean liners of yesteryear.
They say music is good for the soul, but it is also proving good for the brain.
Braemar’s CEO Wayne Belcher has launched a blog concentrating on Aged Care news, thoughts and opinion. Located at wlbelcher.com the blog will share thoughts and ideas from Mr. Belcher’s decade’s long experience in Aged Care. It is illustrated by cartoonist Jason Chatfield, the artist of iconic comic strip Ginger Meggs.
Since 1952, Braemar Presbyterian Care has been offering relationship-centred care for seniors in the Perth metro area. Last week, the provider celebrated its 65th anniversary with a television debut on the popular Western Australian lifestyle show; Home in WA.