Keeping Active and Social in Retirement

Physical and social activities should be part of everyone’s day-to-day lives, and is especially important for seniors so they can stay healthy and active as they enter into their retirement years. The thought of retirement can feel daunting for those…

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In a 'not-for-profit' organisation, this surplus is reinvested back into the organisation to provide services and facilities that further its aims and mission.

What does not-for-profit mean?

It can sometimes be confusing to know exactly the difference between a ‘for-profit’ and ‘not-for-profit’ provider when looking for an aged care home or retirement village for you or your loved one. There are an abundance of both ‘for-profit’ and…

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A new nursery has introduced doll therapy into Courtlands Aged Care's dementia program.

New nursery boosts nurture therapy for dementia

A new nursery at Courtlands Aged Care in North Parramatta is encouraging doll therapy among residents with dementia and other cognitive impairments. When Courtlands Facility Manager Elaine McRory noticed a sitting corner was being underutilised in the dementia area of…

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