• Awards

    Learn about the awards Resthaven has received for our commitment, working together to provide quality care and support for older people in South Australia.


    Resthaven Awards 2005 - 2019

    2019

    South Australian Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) Aged Care Awards

    Distinguished Service in Aged Care 

    Awarded to Richard Hearn, Resthaven CEO

    2018

    Better Practice Awards, Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (AACQA)

    Commendation Award

    Restoring Older People’s Lives,  Short Term Restorative Care program

    ACSA Award Win - SA Provider of the Year Winner logo from ACSA 2018

    Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) SA

    Aged Care Provider of the Year

    2017

    Aged and Community Services (ACS) SA and NT Awards for Excellence

    Employee Award

    Awarded to Peter Jenkin, Resthaven Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner

    Better Practice Awards, Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (AACQA)

    Wellness and Reablement in Home Care model

    Better Practice Awards, Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (AACQA)

    Commendation Award

    Resthaven Marion Spirituality in the Garden

    National Awards, Palliative Care Australia

    Excellence in Palliative Care in an Aged Care Setting

    Awarded to Peter Jenkin, Resthaven Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner

    2016

    Better Practice Awards, Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (AACQA)

    Managing Medication Risks

    Aged and Community Services (ACS) SA and NT Awards for Excellence

    Aged Living Design

    Awarded to Resthaven Port Elliot

    COTA SA Every Generation Positive Ageing Awards

    Community Program > $10,000

    Awarded to Resthaven Malvern Pen pal program with Baan Sudthavas

    2015

    COTA SA Every Generation Positive Ageing Awards

    Intergenerational Award

    Awarded to Resthaven Marion and Westminster School Collaboration

    2014

    COTA SA Every Generation Positive Ageing Awards

    Creative Arts Award

    Awarded to Resthaven Community Respite Services South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Exhibition ‘Memories at Work’

    2013

    Palliative Care Awards, Palliative Care Council South Australia

    Innovation Award

    Awarded to Peter Jenkin, Resthaven Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner

    Aged and Community Services (ACS) SA and NT Awards for Excellence

    Employee Award

    Awarded to Resthaven Relieving Coordinator Housekeeping Services, Andrew Stanley

    2012

    Building Excellence Awards, Master Builders SA

    Excellence in Retirement Living/Aged Care

    Awarded to Resthaven Mount Gambier (Badge Constructions)

    Aged and Community Services (ACS) SA and NT Awards for Excellence

    Employee Award

    Awarded to Kimberly Harris, Resthaven Mount Gambier

    2011

    Aged and Community Services (ACS) SA and NT State Awards for Excellence

    Media Award

    2010

    COTA SA Every Generation Positive Ageing Awards

    Every Generation: For Young and Old

    Awarded to Resthaven Marion Lifestyle Program for Interactive Intergenerational Activities with  Westminster School – ‘Key’s to Learning’

    2009

    National Awards for Excellence, ASCA

    Individual Award

    Richard Hearn

    Media Award

    Positive Images Campaign

    Inaugural Palliative Care Awards,  Palliative Care Council of South Australia

    Aged Care Award

    Most outstanding application of palliative care provided by an organisation in an aged care setting.

    Volunteer Award

    Helen Doley, Resthaven Westbourne Park volunteer

    COTA SA Every Generation Awards

    Artist Award

    Resthaven Marion Photography Group ‘Shutterbugs’

    2005

    COTA SA Every Generation Awards

    ‘For Young and Old’ Award

    Resthaven Bellevue Heights Interactive Intergenerational Activities

    Better Practice Awards, Australian Aged Care Quality Agency (AACQA)

    Aged Care Award: Linking the Generations

    Sharing Life Experience at Resthaven Bellevue Heights