‘I wouldn’t say this unless I really meant it,’ says Mrs Jones*, ‘I’ve been so completely satisfied with Resthaven.’ Mrs Jones, whose husband is supported by daily in-home visits from fully qualified Resthaven Marion Community Services staff, says, ‘They come and get [my husband] dressed, give him a shave, and do his hair.’ ‘Then I … Continued
On Saturday 3 March, Resthaven is holding a special ‘information and interview day’ for potential Home Support Workers at our Head Office at 6 Bartley Crescent, Wayville. Potential applicants must apply for a Home Support Worker position via the Resthaven website by 1 March 2018. They will receive a callback to attend the ‘information and … Continued
Years of collaboration, study and success is behind the initiation of a new project between South Australian aged care provider Resthaven and Monash University called PREVENT.
Source: Partnership on point for Project PREVENT
Valentine’s Day event attendee Mrs Julia Clarke at Resthaven Marion Community Services
On 14 February, Resthaven Marion Community Services clients celebrated Valentine’s Day with a ‘pamper day’ at 43 Finniss Street, Marion.
Source: A special way to spend Valentine’s Day | Aged Care Online
On 14 February, Resthaven Marion Community Services clients celebrated Valentine’s Day with a ‘pamper day’ at the Wellness Centre at 43 Finniss Street, Marion. Coordinator, Bronwyn Shepherdson, says, ‘There were lots of “ooh’s” and “ah’s” from clients as they entered the room, which we had decorated with paper flowers, all in shades of pink.’ ‘Our … Continued
Resthaven Paradise & Eastern Community Services staff recently received a lovely letter of thanks from a very happy client, who says, ‘We would like to thank you for the dedication and joy you put into caring for your clients while they are at respite care every week.’ ‘You definitely show concern for their welfare.’ ‘The … Continued
Mr Graham Marshall is visiting his wife of 66 years, Val, at Resthaven Port Elliot, and ‘couldn’t be happier’ with the support she receives. ‘As far as I’m concerned, Resthaven is number one,’ he says. ‘Val had two lots of respite here before moving in permanently, and she really enjoyed it.’ ‘I thought, if Val … Continued
Resthaven will be at the ‘Eat, Drink and be Merry’ community event this Friday 23 February, at Our Saviour Lutheran School, Aberfoyle Park from 5–9pm. This family event is being held to help the neighbourhood connect with each other, and being a soon-to-be new neighbour, Resthaven is delighted to attend. Mia Brooks, Manager Residential Services, … Continued
The $16.5m site redevelopment at Resthaven Murray Bridge is progressing in leaps and bounds. In December 2017, the ‘Harrip’ and ‘Homburg’ areas were refurbished, and residents from these areas were able to move back to their rooms. In early January 2018, residents from ‘Jenkins’, ‘Talbot’ and ‘Christopher’ moved into ‘Riverview’ and ‘Anerley’, in preparation for … Continued