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Elderly couple talking on a street with a shop and salon on either side
26 April 2021

The design has been revealed for South Australia’s first cottage-style care home at the Repat Health Precinct in Adelaide, which will cater to people living with dementia. It includes a shop, hairdressing salon and cafe. 

Toyota Hiace minibus to drive residents on excursions
14 April 2021

An outing to Kiama beach on a balmy autumn afternoon is now possible for HammondCare Horsley residents thanks to a brand-new Toyota Hiace minibus, funded by the HammondCare Foundation.

Stephen Macfarlane, middle-aged man in a white shirt with glasses staring ahead and talking at an event
31 March 2021

A world-first study of people living with severe symptoms of dementia has discovered that the impact of non-drug psychosocial treatments are more effective and significantly improve quality of life. 

man in black suit with blue tie standing at podium talking with hands raised
23 March 2021

HammondCare Chief Executive Mike Baird told aged care sector bosses they must make “workforce, workforce, workforce,” their chief priority as they prepare for huge changes ahead.

scone, strathearn house design plan
10 March 2021

The development of a new cottage-style, 30-bed dementia care home next to HammondCare’s Strathearn House will help ensure the long-term viability of high-quality aged care in Scone.

Sid Riley, elderly man sitting on wooden chair, holding white book of poetry
4 March 2021

Poet Syd Riley can barely finish a sentence without breaking into one of the hundreds of his memorised original poems and stories. With the encouragement of HammondCare volunteer Jasmin, he has published his book of memorised verses and recollections, When Every Bubble had a Rainbow.