5 Advantages of Leisure Activities in Aged Care Facilities

senior gardening

For many reasons, engaging in leisure and lifestyle activities is important for older adults. These activities can help improve physical and mental health, provide opportunities for social interaction and help stave off boredom and loneliness. It doesn’t matter how old you are; maintaining a healthy, active lifestyle becomes even more crucial as we age.  One […]

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What an absolutely wonderful day!  Dale Cottages Showcase Day, held at the Greendale Centre on Saturday, May 8,  was a huge success and enjoyed by so many. The day started out with beautiful sunshine and as soon as the doors opened, so many came to see what was on offer,  and enjoy the open day. […]

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Christmas Hampers

This year the Greendale Centre and Dale Cottages residents ran a gift basket drive. The Greendale Centre in partnership with Essential Personnel (who provide so many of our wonderful volunteers), decided to give back to those who could use a helping hand.  The residents and community members were awesome with their donations and it was […]

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Cycling Without Age

Our latest adventure for the Friday morning outing group was down to the Rockingham Foreshore. The weather was amazing and Greendale Centre patrons were in the highest of spirits. First stop was Sunsets Café for morning tea, Sunsets service, cakes and coffee were just delightful. Then patrons game enough spent time exploring the beautiful bike […]

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Jacks’ Pot Holders

Our lovely JE Murray Home resident Jack, has been making ‘pot holders’ on his own. With the help of our therapy team, the holders have been turned into a sensory blanket for our dementia wing. Well done Jack. Stunning work!

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