• Marion Hersey Cottages Respite

    Respite Fact Sheets

    Are you looking for respite, or are you a carer needing extra support in your caring role?

    Resthaven offers access to useful services and programs for carers which can assist you to stay well and healthy.

    The support we offer is flexible; choose from day or overnight respite in a variety of settings, either at home or at one of our cottages.

    Find out more information from these informative fact sheets.

    Agedcare Alternatives

    Agedcare Alternatives

    Talk to Agedcare Alternatives for help to navigate and connect to aged care information and support. Call 8271 3888

    Agedcare Alternatives is a free information service that helps older people, their carers and families, to find and understand information about aged care services. Agedcare Alternatives offers you a personalised, face to face consultation at our centre, located at Highgate, or answers your enquiries made by telephone or email. www.agedcarealternatives.net.au

    South Australian Serbs - A perspective of the older community

    South Australian Serbs – A perspective of the older community

    Resthaven developed this publication (in 2009) to provide a perspective about Serbian people and their culture. It is based on the findings from our project and aims to serve as a guide for service providers to help them better understand the Serbian community in South Australia and assist them to deliver culturally appropriate services.

    Guide to using your medicine safely

    Guide to using your medicine safely

    This guide aims to assist you to use medicine safely, or to help you care for someone who needs you to assist them to take their medicine.

     

    Medicine is anything you swallow, inhale, or put on your skin to treat, manage or prevent health issues.

     

    It contains ideas that may help you to use your medicine safely and independently.

    The Good, the Bad, and the Brilliant

    The Good, the Bad, and the Brilliant

    The Good, The Bad and The Brilliant is a booklet that relates the personal experiences of being a carer of, or as a person living with dementia.

     

    Arising from conversations with a number of carers and people living with dementia, this document aims to capture the uniqueness of each journey, while exploring the shared experience.

     

    This cohesive set of personal stories comes together as a balanced narrative that explores the good, the bad and the brilliant along the way. It should be read by all people touched by dementia, and even those who are not.

    workplace Gender Equality Agency 2017-2018
    Strategic Plan

    Resthaven Strategic Plan

    The Resthaven Strategic Plan sets parameters for the direction of the organisation over a five year period.

     

    Working together: outstanding care and support for older people and their carers

    Where to Start - Info for Seniors - Slovak

    Where to Start? Information for Seniors – Slovak Community

    An aged care service directory for the Slovak community.

    All information provided in this directory was correct at time of printing. However, considerable changes have occurred since. Please contact Resthaven for more information.

     

     

    Where to Start - Info for Seniors - Russian

    Where to Start? Information for Seniors – Russian Community

    An aged care service directory for the Russian community.

    All information provided in this directory was correct at time of printing. However, considerable changes have occurred since. Please contact Resthaven for more information.

    Where to Start - Info for Seniors - Macedonian

    Where to Start – Information for Seniors – Macedonian

    An aged care service directory for the Macedonian community.

    All information provided in this directory was correct at time of printing. However, considerable changes have occurred since. Please contact Resthaven for more information.

    Where to Start - Info for Seniors - Lithuanian

    Where to Start – Information for Seniors – Lithuanian

    An aged care service directory for the Lithuanian community.

    All information provided in this directory was correct at time of printing. However, considerable changes have occurred since. Please contact Resthaven for more information.