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    Bringing Comfort to New Residents

    Debbie has been busy again, this time making cushions and knee-warming blankets for residents moving into care. Debbie’s stunning hand-made throws and cushions are designed to help ease one of life’s...

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    Help Stop Diabetes Stigma

    National Diabetes Week starts on July 11, and there’s no better time than now to talk about this serious and complex condition. This year, the spotlight is on diabetes stigma and mental health.  Diabetes...

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    Razija's Elegant Lacework

    Meet Razija, a resident of Mayflower Reservoir, a loving mother, grandmother and lace-making enthusiast. Razija uses fine cotton to make her lace masterpieces, with fine crochet hooks and round needles...

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    A Sweet Day at Brighton, on National Donut Day

    Earlier this month, residents at Mayflower Brighton enjoyed the perfect excuse to indulge their sweet tooth – National Donut Day. Yes - there really is a National Donut Day, and it’s not related to COVID-19. Pictured...

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    Autumn Grapevine News - 'Hot Off The Press'

    Grapevine is Mayflowers quarterly newsletter with a message from our CEO, photos and stories of our residents and information to help you learn more about ageing and aged care. The magazine is a recap...

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    The Gables Delights All Senses

    This month, a party of ladies and one gentleman from our retirement village in Brighton treated both their eyes and palates to a little luxury. Boarding the Mayflower minibus, the beautifully dressed...

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    Let's Talk Baby Turtles

    Our Mayflower Brighton family continues to grow, with some new, more scalier friends. Gary, our Environmental Services Manager has a turtle that is celebrating its 21st birthday this year and he continues...

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    A Marvellous Mother's Day

    There were smiles, flowers and cupcakes galore when residents, team members and visitors celebrated Mother’s Day across Mayflower – in style. May is the special month where we honour all the wonderful...

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    ANZAC Spirit Across Mayflower

    Anzac Day has become core to the identity of Australia itself. Each year, the Mayflower community commemorates Anzac Day with formal services at our aged care homes. Last year when our traditional services...

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    Orthodox Easter Baking at Reservoir

    Mayflower Reservoir residents have been busy, preparing for the biggest day on the Orthodox calendar – Easter Sunday. Red dyed eggs are a traditional favourite, along with Koulourakia – festive biscuits...

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    Home Care Package Level 2: What to Expect

    With thanks to Australia’s ‘My Aged Care’ program, senior Australians can continue living comfortably in the familiarity of home - with top-quality support and care. The Home Care Packages Program includes...

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