Facilities

genU announces Lara retirement village redevelopment

20 October, 2023

Aged care and disability support services provider genU has announced major redevelopment plans for the St Laurence Park retirement village in Lara, Victoria.


SA aged care, health and education hub officially opens

27 September, 2023

ACH Group's $40 million aged care, health and education hub, Healthia, officially opened on 20 September, featuring a residential care home and GP, nursing, and an allied health clinic.


Transportable care villa for people with dementia, carers

22 September, 2023

The Heathcote Dementia Alliance, a small voluntary community group in rural Victoria, has created a transportable and fit-for-purpose Care Villa for people with dementia and their carers.


Aged care projects recognised at Good Design Awards

15 September, 2023

Winners of the 2023 Good Design Awards have been announced, with projects and solutions aimed at the aged care industry being recognised for design excellence.


RSL LifeCare unveils Nowra retirement village expansion

15 September, 2023

RSL LifeCare has announced the Stage 2 release of its Dumaresq Retirement Village at Nowra, with an aim to bring an array of new offerings and services to create a community that caters to all retirement needs.


South Australian dementia care village opens this month

23 August, 2023

A dementia care village has opened for residents in the Adelaide suburb of Daw Park.


Inclusive design to improve care, wellbeing

04 August, 2023

The Berlasco Inclusive Residential Care project, designed by Paynters for the Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland (ECCQ), showcases the power of thoughtful design and community integration.


Berlasco inclusive residential care project recognised

21 July, 2023

Construction company Paynters has bagged the Brisbane Master Builders Queensland Housing and Construction Awards for the Berlasco Inclusive Residential Care project.


Facility design could cause isolation and mobility loss

19 May, 2023

QUT researchers say the design of some Australian nursing homes may be worsening the health and quality of life of residents.


Aging in place precinct benefits MND patient

27 April, 2023

Graham Archer is one of the first residents of Calvary's integrated aged care, health and retirement living precinct — designed to facilitate aging in place.


Mercy acquires Sydney aged care facility

27 April, 2023

Stella Maris Aged Care Facility in Cronulla, Sydney, will be under the management of Mercy Community's Aged Care Services stream as of 1 July, 2023.


New Turn Assist beds could reduce injury risk

27 April, 2023

Peninsula Villages has introduced three new Burling Turn Assist beds which aim to help care workers reposition residents with high-care needs.


ACH to implement GHP model at new SA residential care home

21 April, 2023

Healthia, ACH Group's new residential care home, set to open in August 2023, will implement the US-founded Green House Project (GHP) model of care, which promotes the autonomy and individuality of residents and staff.


Wesley Mission aged care home closure 'regrettable'

13 April, 2023

The ACCPA has said the decision by Wesley Mission in NSW to close its aged care homes is regrettable but understandable in the current reform climate.


Recommendations to improve workforce supply: ACCPA

31 March, 2023

The requirement for care homes to have registered nurses onsite 24/7 is an important step to ensure older people gain access to the best possible care.


  • All content Copyright © 2024 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd