Roy from Kawana Waters

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Pursuing passions in aged care

We encourage our residents to explore their talents and enjoy pursuing passions and the things they love in life. For many of our residents, this could mean rediscovering…

27th November 2020

Sale Show

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Sale Gardens Care Community puts on a great show

The Sale Show in Gippsland, Victoria is an event our residents look forward to every November and when our Sale Gardens residents found out the event was cancelled this year due…

25th November 2020

student work experience

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Community Partnerships through work placements

Our care communities in WA have had the wonderful opportunity to open their doors again to high school students for their work placements. Our lifestyle team at Murdoch welcomed…

3rd November 2020

Friends reunion

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Resident-run supermarket transforms lives at Alfred Cove

A simple idea has transformed the daily lives of residents at our Alfred Cove Care Community, where a resident-run supermarket, known as the OGA, has become a thriving hub for…

20th October 2020

Darrieux Winston Hills

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Cardiac rehab in aged care

Motivated and inspiring are words used to describe Darrieux in his determination to rehabilitate after open-heart surgery at his residential aged care home in Winston Hills Care…

15th October 2020

Treeby Parklands Care Community

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Living a meaningful and active life with dementia

Dementia Action Week raises awareness to the fact that people living with dementia can continue to live active and rich lives many years after diagnosis and as a community we…

7th October 2020

Making the documentary

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Music Therapy

Music touches our lives in countless ways. From the soothing sounds of a lullaby, to songs that mark significant life events, music creates the soundtrack to our lives. This is…

17th September 2020

R U OK from Opal Netherby

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R U OK initiatives - Take care of yourself

Taking care of yourself is not selfish but rather puts you in a better place to take care of others – which is what we do at Opal. We need to be in the best possible position to…

10th September 2020

Doreen Quakers Hill

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Respite services can dramatically improve mobility

Doreen moved to Quakers Hill for respite services care nearly 14 months ago and the pain in Doreen’s knee was affecting her functional mobility and had been drastically…

7th September 2020