• Seniors celebrate cultural connections

    Resthaven in South Australia is also celebrating the Lunar New Year, with a variety of activities planned to acknowledge and educate others about Chinese tradition.
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    Christmas Fun in the Murraylands | Aged Care Online

    On 12 December, Resthaven Murray Bridge, Hills & Fleurieu Community Services clients from the ‘Parkinson’s Support’, ‘Wellness on Wednesday’, and ‘Squeaky Joints’ groups enjoyed a combined Christmas lunch at the Bridgeport Hotel.
    Source: Christmas Fun in the Murraylands | Aged Care Online

    Research supports need for more home care packages

    Shorter waiting times for home care packages is associated with increased life expectancy and older people’s ability to remain in their own homes, a recent study led by the Registry for Older South Australians (ROSA) at the South Australian Health and Medical Institute (SAHMRI) shows.
    Source: Research supports need for more home care packages

    Santa’s workshop comes to Resthaven

     
    One Resthaven resident is single handedly bringing Christmas spirit to life, by hand-painting locally made wooden toys to donate to children in need.
    Source: Santa’s workshop comes to Resthaven

    In Remembrance | Aged Care Online

    In preparation for the Centenary of the Armistice, marking the end of the First World War, Resthaven Bellevue Heights Independent Retirement Living residents donated a handmade, knitted wreath of poppies to the Blackwood RSL, to be used in the RSL Remembrance Day Service on Sunday 11 November, 2018.
    Source: In Remembrance | Aged Care Online