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Gardens Gazette 1st Edition 2019

Gardens Gazette 1st Edition 2019

Kew Gardens Gazette – Christmas edition 2018

Kew Gardens Gazette – Christmas edition 2018 Click here for more information…

How music could revolutionise dementia care

How music could revolutionise dementia care Click here for more information about…

Kew Gardens Newsletter – 2nd Edition

Kew Gardens Newsletter – 2nd Edition Click here for more information about…

How dementia changes the way you hear the world, By Michael Mackenzie, 16 November 2017

How dementia changes the way you hear the world, By Michael Mackenzie,…

The Gardens Gazette 3rd Quarter 2017

The Gardens Gazette 3rd Quarter 2017 Click here for more information about…

The Gardens Gazette 2nd Quarter 2017

The Gardens Gazette 2nd Quarter 2017 Click here for more information about…

Budget: Funding for aged care workforce measures – By Darragh O’Keeffe on 10 May, 2017

Budget: Funding for aged care workforce measures – By Darragh O’Keeffe on…

Aged care Budget Review 2016–17 – Alex Grove and Anna Dunkley on 10 May, 2017

Aged care Budget Review 2016–17 – Alex Grove and Anna Dunkley on…

‘No surprises’ aged care budget welcomed – LASA Victoria on 10 May, 2017

‘No surprises’ aged care budget welcomed – LASA Victoria on 10 May,…

Opportunity for medical students to join the Peer Visitor Program in Kew – AMA Australia

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Asset test for aged pension should include family home, Australian Chamber of Commerce By Peter Ryan, ABC

Asset test for aged pension should include family home, Australian Chamber of…

Student Volunteer Interview with Laura

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Rads lag against rising value of property prices

Rads lag against rising value of property prices – Inside Ageing, 18…

The Gardens Gazette – CEO Message

Why does time fly as we get older? Well, once again we…

Music to the ears of dementia patients

Music to the ears of dementia patients suggests new learning is possible…

New requirements for our future aged care workforce

Australia’s aged care workforce needs to be renewed if it is to…

Compulsory reporting resources for residential care providers

To help protect aged care residents, the Aged Care Act 1997 has…

Aged Care Roadmap

Aged Care Roadmap: a guide to the future of aged care? Click…

Healthy Diet, Exercise May Help Keep Alzheimer’s at Bay

Study finds people who are active and eat well have fewer brain…

LASA Victoria

Reappointment of Aged Care Ministers offers continuity but greater cooperation with providers…

A Practical Guide to Food Safety

The Australian Aged Care Group has food safety programmes in place that…

My Aged Care improvements

My Aged Care improvements – LASA Victoria (Thursday 23 June, 2016)

Votes at risk over aged care funding cuts

Votes at risk over aged care funding cuts: providers – Australian Ageing…

Doctors Meeting Group sessions

Doctors Meeting Group sessions now off and running at Kew Gardens. Click…

Leading Age Services

Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) spokesperson Beth Cameron is demanding Prime Minister…

Aged-care change is ‘a Band-Aid over a broken system’, says Council on the Ageing

Aged-care change is ‘a Band-Aid over a broken system’, says Council on…

Aged-care funding nursing homes cut federal budget

Aged care funding for nursing homes cut by $1.2bn in federal budget…

Margaret Mary Davey Newspaper Tribute

The Age and The Herald Sun Click here for more information about…

Quality Matters: Move it or lose it!

Quality Matters: Move it or lose it! – Marjorie Armstrong Recently while…

Kew Gardens Newsletter 1st Quarter

The Gardens Gazette How time flies when you’re having fun! Click here…

Student Volunteer Interview with Samantha Bayle

What has been the most enjoyable part of volunteering here at Kew…

How to have a conversation about aged care

How to have a conversation about aged care – Sydney Morning Herald…

Three Generations of Care

The Australian Aged Care Group Pty Ltd (AACG) has been born from…

Kew Gardens Newsletter December 2015

Merry Christmas from everyone here at Kew Gardens! Click here to read…

DPS News – Research Project to Assist Seniors with Dual Sensory Loss

Research project to assist seniors with dual sensory loss Age related dual…

DPS News – New PM Should Appoint Minister for Ageing

Australia’s new Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, should appoint a Minister for Ageing,…

12 months on from Nation’s New Aged Care Fee System

Do your sums when looking at aged care options MIXING emotions with…

Aged Care Reform

Our aged care system touches the lives of millions of Australians. More…

September is Dementia Awareness Month

DEMENTIA AWARENESS MONTH 2015 Find your way around: information and resources for…

AFL Legend Mathew Richardson to visit Kew Gardens

TIME: 11am — 12pm DATE: Thursday, 1 October VENUE: Fountain Lounge, First…

Catering Update – Daily Buffet Breakfast Now Available

Kew Gardens is now presenting an à la carte Buffet Breakfast menu,…

Lifestyle Report Parliament house visit

Residents at Kew Gardens had a very exciting trip on 20th August…

Peak of Victoria’s Flu Season to come in September – THE AGE VICTORIA (27 August 2015)

Peak of Victoria’s flu season to come in September If you’re suffering…

Kew Gardens Winter Newsletter

Lifestyle Report – Parliament house visit Residents at Kew Gardens had a…

The Gardens Gazette

CEO Message Dear residents, relatives and friends, You may have noticed some…

Laughter therapy

Laughter therapy could lead to reduced medication levels in aged care facilities…

LIFESTYLE REPORT

Day at ‘The G’ on Saturday 4th July Richmond vs GWS Kew…

Kew Gardens Carvery

An exciting addition to the culinary offerings at Kew Garden is the…

Quality Matters

How best to communicate with residents who suffer from dementia and Alzheimer’s…

Kew Gardens Al fresco Café — New Menu

Kew Gardens Aged Care is excited to introduce our updated Al fresco…

Budget: Changes to accreditation, restorative care, healthy ageing grants

The Federal Budget contained several changes to aged care policies and programs,…

Kew Gardens Student Volunteer Interview

What has been the most enjoyable part of volunteering? The most enjoyable…

Geelong College Visit

On Thursday 26 February, we had the pleasure of being the guests…

Lifestyle News

Footy Fever Kicks Off at Kew Gardens! Kew Gardens Aged Care has…

Quality Matters — Helpful Tips

Look after yourself as Winter approaches . . . We are constantly…

Easter Celebration at Kew Gardens

The lead up to Easter is always a very special time at…

Lifestyle Update – Kew Gardens

‘Music’ is therapy for the soul… The Kew Gardens Lifestyle team is…

Kew Gardens Quality

We at Australian Aged Care Group Pty Ltd pride ourselves on not…

Flu Vaccination

As we approach the Winter months, Kew Gardens Aged Care will be…

Government House

We had the pleasure of having a private viewing of government house…

Sky High Restaurant — Mt Dandenong

I had the pleasure of taking 12 residents to a ‘Christmas in…

Golden oldies pay $1m bonds for aged care at lavish centres

Older Australians are handing over million-dollar bonds to spend their final years…

Lola Cochaud celebrates turning 100

Lola Cochaud celebrates turning 100 years ‘young’ at Kew Gardens Aged Care…