amyp, Author at Helping Hand

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People of Helping Hand: Kay

30-11-22

Kay is a volunteer, history buff and entertainer at Copperhouse Court and Yeltana care homes in Whyalla.

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People of Helping Hand: Kerrilee

23-11-22

Kerrilee (Kerri) has been part of the Parafield Gardens family for almost 14 years. This year, she joined the Lifestyles team, after working in the Memory Support Unit (MSU).

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Apology anniversary a time to reflect

16-11-22

16 November each year marks the anniversary of the National Apology to Forgotten Australians.

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People of Helping Hand: Nat

As a Lifestyle Coordinator, Nat is passionate about making our Lightsview residential care home a welcoming place to live, as well as an inclusive and inspiring place to work.

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Helping Hand achieves Inclusive Employer status from the Diversity Council of Australia

14-11-22

According to the Diversity Council of Australia (DCA) when organisations take action to become an inclusive employer and create a more diverse and inclusive workplace, everyone benefits. Here at Helping […]

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People of Helping Hand: Keith

10-11-22

Introducing Keith, who lives at Ingle Farm residential care home with his wife Nola.

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Have your say about in-home care services reforms

02-11-22

The Australian Government is changing the way in-home care services are provided to older people, and they want to hear your views.

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People of Helping Hand: Allyson

Meet Allyson, Customer Services Officer at our Parafield Gardens residential care home.

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Have your say about Aged Care Quality Standards

29-10-22

The Department of Health and Aged Care is reviewing the Aged Care Quality Standards, and is seeking feedback on a new, strengthened version of the standards, from providers, workers, clinicians […]

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People of Helping Hand: Rob

26-10-22

Rob and his wife Carol started as visitors at Ingle Farm and then became part-time volunteers.

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Disability Ageing and Lifestyle Expo 2022

21-10-22

Come and meet the Helping Hand team at the #MyLifeChoices Disability, Ageing and Lifestyle Expo 2022. The Expo is on Friday 28 and Saturday 29 October 2022 at the Adelaide […]

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People of Helping Hand: Rita

19-10-22

This month Rita celebrates 25 years working at Parafield Gardens. She is part of the fabric of daily life and her commitment to caring is as strong today as it […]

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How do I start a conversation about aged care?

18-10-22

How do I start a conversation about aged care?

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National Carers Week 2022

17-10-22

National Carers Week, 16-22 October, is an opportunity to raise community awareness among all Australians about the diversity of Australia’s 2.65 million carers and their caring roles.

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Allied Health Professions Day 2022

14-10-22

It’s Allied Health Professions Day, celebrating Australia’s 200,000+ allied health professionals, who represent more than a third of the health workforce.

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What can I do to support my parents?

13-10-22

What can I do to support my parents?

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People of Helping Hand: Lili

12-10-22

Lili is a resident at our home in Lightsivew. While food blogs, cooking shows and gourmet inspired travel are commonplace, Lili was ahead of the curve in sharing her passion for […]

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When is the right time to talk to a parent about aged care?

10-10-22

When is the right time to talk to a parent about aged care?

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Ageism Awareness Day 2022

07-10-22

Friday 7 October 2022 is Ageism Awareness Day – time to shift attitudes towards older age and older people and end ageism.

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People of Helping Hand: Bessie

05-10-22

Bessie volunteers three days a week and has been with Parafield Gardens for four and a half years.

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