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    Who should pay for aged care?

    The sensitive question about who should pay for aged care continues to perplex governments, providers and consumers alike. A recent discussion paper by the University of Technology Sydney Ageing Research Collaborative (UARC), reopened the debate. One approach put forward by UARC is to require consumers who have the capacity to pay to make fair contributions … Continued

    Independence at Home through Restorative Care

    Mr Raymond Artis of Modbury was able to remain living independently at home whilst recovering from a major health setback, thanks to support from the Short-Term Restorative Care (STRC) Program. The government-funded STRC program, delivered through Resthaven Northern Community Services, provides short term support for older people to recover from health setbacks and regain their … Continued

    Jodi shares her story on IDAHOBIT

    On 17 May, International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersex Discrimination and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), Resthaven Coordinator Community Services, Jodi, shares her story as a member of the LGBTI community. Jodi says, ‘I believe, by allowing myself to be visible as a member of the LGBTI community, it can allow others to feel safe and welcomed within … Continued

    Visitor Information – Residential aged care homes

    Current visiting hours at Resthaven residential aged care homes are: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 am to 4 pm Tuesday and Thursday: 10 am to 4 pm AND 6 pm to 8 pm Saturday: 1 pm to 5 pm Sunday: 1 pm to 3 pm Upcoming public holidays visiting hours are: Monday 8 March –  Adelaide Cup Day … Continued