Last night we were informed a contractor working at our Mermaid Beach aged care residence tested positive for COVID-19. The contractor was present at the residence on Monday 29 March 2021, for approximately two hours, completing some building works. The contractor had no direct contact with any aged care residents and limited interaction with two […]
Positive ageing is beneficial for both your physical and mental health—here’s how to promote, encourage and support positive ageing in Aged Care Residences.
As we continue to live through what can certainly be described as challenging times, looking after your wellbeing and mental health has rightly become a topic of focus and discussion. It’s safe to say that most of us have struggled at some point during the roller-coaster ride that the last 12 months have been. But […]
As you near or enter retirement, downsizing the family home is likely to start popping up in your thoughts and conversations more and more. For some, the prospect of moving to a more suitable home, hand-picked for retirement seems the ideal solution—while for others, making such a big and life-changing decision makes them feel a […]
If you (or someone close to you) is finding it difficult to manage the daily tasks required to care for themselves at home, deciding on the next step to take can be hard. For some people, in-home support is a good option, while for others, moving to an Aged Care Residence is the best choice. […]
Well, it’s safe to say that 2020 is a year we will all remember. The impacts of the coronavirus pandemic stretched far and wide, and sadly, it’s the older generations who have felt the challenges more than most. However, among the hardships, there have also been many positives, moments of joy and milestones to celebrate. […]
With great sadness, we announce the loss of our beloved resident Mabel Crosby, age 111. Mabel was the eldest person in Australia. She will be deeply missed by all residents and staff at Tricare TriCare Sunnybank Hills Aged Care Residence. Mabel was well known for her positivity, resilience and great sense of humour which brought […]