On 9 October 2018, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced the establishment of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety in response to a number of documented cases of abuse and neglect in Australia’s aged care sector.
Forming friendships with some of Busselton’s most senior residents has proved to be a rich learning experience for a group of 17-year-old Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander boys from the Clontarf Foundation.
There’s something special about the Perth’s Hills region with its country charm, breathtaking views and array of native flora and fauna. It’s a place few would ever want to leave, which was the case for Parkerville residents Carole and Graham Leonard who were looking to downsize from their family home.
In this edition of Baptistcare News, you can read about how the birth of a baby girl is bringing so much joy to residents at Baptistcare Gracehaven. You can also find out about various wellbeing initiatives we are running throughout our residential care facilities, including animal therapy and a visit from the Clontarf Foundation at Baptistcare William Carey Court.