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What does Helping Hand think about current issues?


As the aged care system continues to be reformed, and in light of the ongoing work of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety, a number of important […]

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Festival set to strike a chord with Helping Hand residents


Helping Hand Aged Care is bringing to its residents the sounds of the famous Adelaide Guitar Festival with touring community events at its residential care homes throughout South Australia. The […]

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New Single Charter of Aged Care Rights


A new Charter of Aged Care Rights has been developed.

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New medication management system introduced


Golden Grove has become the first Helping Hand home to use MediMap, an electronic medication management software.

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Forgotten Australians project receives funding boost


The Federal Government has announced today $500,000 to fund the development of Helping Hand’s Forgotten Australians, Real Care the Second Time Around project.

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Students and residents bond through an innovative approach to maths


Residents at Helping Hand’s Lealholme residential care home and year nine students at John Pirie Secondary School have joined forces to create an intergenerational mathematics class.

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Aged Care Info Session at Golden Grove


Would you like to know more about aged care services and how to navigate the aged care system?

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First jobs at Golden Grove


The first roles at Helping Hand Golden Grove have been advertised, including Resident Liaison Officer, Hotel Services Support Manager, Clinical Nurse and Lifestyle Services Coordinator.

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Model of Care Consultation


Helping Hand is reviewing its Model of Care and is seeking input from a wide range of stakeholders on some key questions.

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Forgotten Australians share their voice with Helping Hand in Real Care the Second Time Around


Helping Hand launches its guide Forgotten Australians, Real Care the Second Time Around.

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Leading the way in aged care egg innovation


A wider variety of egg dishes will be added to menus at Helping Hand Aged Care’s residential homes throughout the state, as the organisation becomes the first of its kind […]

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Helping Hand recipe book


To celebrate 65 years of Helping Hand, we have gathered 65 recipes from across the organisation, reflecting the diversity, histories and stories of our community.

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Appointment of new CEO at Helping Hand


Helping Hand announced today the appointment of Chris Stewart as Chief Executive Officer of Helping Hand. The appointment will be effective January 7, 2019 following the retirement of current CEO, […]

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Expanded men’s shed brings community together


The new and improved Men’s Shed at Helping Hand’s Lealholme aged care home in Port Pirie, which will allow more men from throughout the community to use it, will officially […]

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Golden Grove Q&A


The new development at Helping Hand Golden Grove, in the north east of Adelaide, is attracting great interest.

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Ian Hardy’s new national role


Helping Hand CEO Ian Hardy has been appointed by the Federal Government as Chair of the newly formed Aged Services Industry Reference Committee (AISC).

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Ian Hardy CEO has announced his retirement


Helping Hand announced on Tuesday the retirement of long standing CEO Ian Hardy at the end of 2018.

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Moving up at Golden Grove


Works continue on schedule at Helping Hand’s new care home at Golden Grove, due to open in April 2019 (weather dependent).

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ZestFest forum: Supported Decision-Making


Helping Hand is proud to present a free forum during COTA SA’s ZestFest 2018. Hosting the event at our Ingle Farm care home, the forum topic of Supported Decision-Making will […]

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The joy of music at Helping Hand


During the 2018 Adelaide Guitar Festival Helping Hand hosted six Resonance performances – part of the Festival’s touring program, taking music to communities who may not otherwise be able to […]

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