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29 June 2022

On Tuesday 28 June, Pauline Potts marked her 104th birthday, enjoying a laugh and a small celebration, including birthday cake, with fellow residents, staff and family at HammondCare Waratah.

10 June 2022

For the formerly homeless or nearly homeless residents of HammondCare Darlinghurst, their brand-new minibus is like having a Rolls Royce. A Rolls Roy, to be precise.

HammondCare Horsley residents Thelma Connaughton and Edna Moore with greyhound Jordy
6 June 2022

In an Australian-first pilot program, rescued greyhounds will provide support and engagement for people living in aged care homes, including residents living with dementia.

27 May 2022

Helen Long throws a great party, regardless of being 89 years old and living with a life-limiting lung condition.

In early June, Helen is hosting a high tea soiree with friends at her Mosman home to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

Professor Josephine Clayton in discussion with The Advance Project team
26 May 2022

Family doctors and their teams report being more likely to initiate discussion about advance care plans and palliative care with patients after taking part in The Advance Project training and using its resources.

"Len with his wife Evelyn enjoying a drink at a restaurant
25 May 2022

Len cared for his wife, Evelyn, for three years before her death – supported by HammondCare’s Community Palliative Care Team.