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Introducing Autumn Aged Care's Wonderful Executive Chef

on Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Caroline works closely with the kitchen teams across Autumn Aged Care's Clovelly Cottage and Bentons Lodge to introduce tasty and nutritionally balanced options creating wholesome dishes based on the seasonal offerings in Victoria. 

Seniors Start Knitting Headbands for the Hash House Harriettes

on Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Talented seniors at a not-for-profit Mercy Health aged care home are racing to finish more than 30 knitted headbands for Perth’s Hash Houses Harriettes, who are on a mission to raise money for a range of local charities.

The Future of Residential Aged Care

on Monday, July 6, 2020

As we all know, Australia’s population is ageing. Currently, 3.7 million of us are aged 65 years and over — that’s about one in every seven people. And overall, Australians enjoy one of the highest life expectancies in the world.

Connecting families at Opal Narrandera

on Friday, July 3, 2020

With every challenge comes opportunity and the pandemic this year has given Opal Narrandera an opportunity to extend the way residents connect with their families and community. The restricted access has meant visitors, volunteers, and contractors are unable to attend aged care homes, but, that doesn’t mean everything has to stop. With the support of Opal's Home Office, staff have been able to introduce calls to family and friends, for residents, through the Zoom Meeting App. Opal residents have embraced this technology and are getting great enjoyment from being able to see and talk with their loved ones.  

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