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Issue 7 Dove Newsletter

Issue 7 Dove Newsletter

Have you seen our latest newsletter? In this issue we cover the blessing at St Vincent's, some of the happenings at Trinity Village and the new look for our Day Therapy Centre. Our absolute priority at Catholic Homes is to ensure the health and wellbeing of our residents and staff. Please read here our important update about the Coronavirus COVID-19. To download Issue 7 of the Dove Newsletter please here or on the image below....

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 24th March 2020

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 24th March 2020

At Catholic Homes we continue to care for your loved ones and we thank you for trusting us with their care. The COVID-19 continues to spread at an increasing rate within the community and Catholic Homes has upgraded its Infection Prevention response to further protect its residents, visitors, staff and volunteers. As of Tuesday 24th March 2020, we have implemented quarantine measures for all ...

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 19th March 2020

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 19th March 2020

This update is to inform you about how Catholic Homes is responding to COVID-19, the work the organisation is doing regarding infection prevention and control and how we can assist in the wellbeing of our staff, residents and clients. COVID-19 continues to spread throughout communities across Australia and the Government has introduced strict guidelines in response. The absolute priority at Catholic ...

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Spotlight on Trinity Village

Spotlight on Trinity Village

It's been a very busy month at Trinity Village ranging from afternoon tea with members of the Board, the Montessori trial at House 34 and the Trinity Village Men's Group Bench Project. Trinity Village Men’s Group Bench Project. In honour of one of their dearly departed friends, residents from the Trinity Village Men’s Group finished their garden bench project. They celebrated with ...

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Looking to Downsize?

Looking to Downsize?

Perhaps you’re keen for low maintenance retirement living or your house seems too big for your lifestyle? Catholic Homes has a number of modern and spacious Independent Living Villas (ILV) across four locations in Wilson, Joondanna, Duncraig and Bunbury available for short term rental or lease-for-life. Please see our current ILV lease-for-life and rental properties currently available or check out one of our listings at Trinity Village www....

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A New Look for the Day Therapy Centre

A New Look for the Day Therapy Centre

As part of the St Vincent’s redevelopment our new Day Therapy Centre (DTC) is a wonderful space for people to enjoy their treatments under their Home Care package. The DTC and the supporting Bebo Moro homestead house our community based wellness and reablement program and depending on the level of support required, our team of Allied Health professionals create personalised programs to assist our clients to continue to do the things that they love....

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Happy Hospitality Workers in Healthcare Day

Happy Hospitality Workers in Healthcare Day

On 6th March we celebrated the outstanding work of our hospitality staff on Hospitality Workers in Healthcare Day. Our Marist kitchen team cooked up a feast all weekend, plus it was a perfect excuse to celebrate Tess’ birthday too. The Institute of Hospitality in Healthcare (IHHC) recognises that hospitality support staff work tirelessly behind the scenes in health settings to provide ...

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Bless You, St Vincent's

Bless You, St Vincent's

The new St Vincent’s was officially launched with a smoking ceremony and a formal blessing on 28th February 2020. Situated on the banks of the Swan River in Guildford, the new building embraces a shift from the traditional aged care model to a modern approach. The contemporary design nestles into its historic Guildford location just as the settlers did in 1829 in the Swan River colony. Perth ...

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Ocean Star Retirees Head to Kalgoorlie

Ocean Star Retirees Head to Kalgoorlie

  After the success of their trip to Albany, Ocean Star’s Independent Living Villa (ILV) residents couldn’t wait to hit the road again. In October 2019, they braved the 730km and 10-hour journey from Bunbury to Kalgoorlie – but unlike the prospectors who made the journey on foot during the Gold Rush, they enjoyed the creature comforts of a bus. They made an early start at 5....

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Dove Newsletter Issue 6

Dove Newsletter Issue 6

Have you seen our latest newsletter? In Issue 6 you'll read about the open days at St Vincent's, Castledare's Cycling Without Age program and about the generosity of our staff and residents who have been raising money for the bushfire relief - plus more! Please click here to download Issue 6.

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St Vincent's Industry Open Day

St Vincent's Industry Open Day

Industry members joined us for an Open Day on 6February for a tour and morning tea of the new St Vincent’s building. It was a great opportunity to share the success of the development with some of our partners who helped make the project a triumph, including members from the hospitality, technology, architecture, design and art industries. The feedback was very positive and everyone was ...

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February's Old S'Cool Club Calendar

February's Old S'Cool Club Calendar

Our Old S’Cool Club is a great way to make new friends while connecting over similar interests in the community. The service helps to expand personal networks and to help reduce feelings of isolation and loneliness. Each month Catholic Homes sends out a calendar of activities (see the calendar of events for February 2020 below) run in the community such as bingo, dancing, coffee and meal catch-ups, expos, sporting events and cultural activities....

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