Delicious dishes captured on camera

Annie Slater has a passion for cooking and enjoys making a variety of delicious dishes for her fellow residents at Lyneham House, Baptistcare’s Community Living support service in Bassendean. The [...]

Different languages no barrier to communication

Baptistcare Gracewood Residential Care in Salter Point has started a new Win-Win Culture Exchange program involving Japanese volunteers and residents that is proving we don’t need a common language to [...]

Message from our CEO

Welcome to the autumn edition of Baptistcare News. My first few weeks as CEO have been very busy meeting residents, customers and employees across all of our residential care facilities, [...]

Because there’s no place like home

For Betty Attwell, being able to stay independent in her own home is very important. Betty has been a Baptistcare At Home Services customer for many years since she started [...]

Keeping fit and active for seniors

A new bowling green recently opened for retirement living residents at Baptistcare Riverside Salter Point, with a special barbecue attended by residents, family, friends and Baptistcare staff. Everyone had the [...]

Playgroup for the young and young at heart

Residents at Baptistcare Yallambee Residential Care in Mundaring recently had the chance to interact with a variety of cuddly animals when their new intergenerational playgroup had an animal farm visit. [...]

CEO to lead in new era of choice and competition

Baptistcare is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Russell Bricknell as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective April 2017. Mr Bricknell has an extensive background in the aged care [...]

Age no barrier to learning new skills

Cyril Box, a resident at Baptistcare Riverside Salter Point, can attest that engaging in creative activities can be a fun way to stay active in retirement. Arts and crafts can [...]

Talented volunteers delight residents with musical gifts

Volunteer singers visiting Baptistcare Gracehaven Residential Care facility in Rockingham recently delighted residents with their talent and enthusiasm. Leading off with ‘Amazing Grace’, the residents’ faces lit up as they [...]