News and Media Releases | Bupa (aged-care)

2018
04
October
2018
According to a recent study that appeared in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, playing golf could do wonders for older people's strength and balance. ...
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01
October
2018
There was a whole lot of groovin’ going on at the Bupa Aged Care disco in Edithvale where residents put on their dancing shoes and boogied the afternoon away to some of the best songs from the ‘50s. ...
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26
September
2018
The healing power of art is real for those living with dementia at Bupa’s Aged Care home in Mosman after art-based cognitive therapist, Polina Gavria discovered its ability to stimulate the mind. ...
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18
September
2018
When Pottsville’s Phyllis O'Donnell decided to teach herself to surf 58 years ago, she didn’t see any role models in the Manly surf scene who looked like her. ...
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16
September
2018
Bupa supports a Royal Commission into aged care. ...
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16
September
2018
Bupa is taking three key actions in its aged care business so we can continue to deliver quality care to residents and families. ...
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05
September
2018
Roses and Daises are not only beautiful flowers and a fitting symbol of spring, but they are also supporting residents living with dementia at Bupa Aged Care in Roseville. ...
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01
September
2018
Fiddle gloves are not only keeping the hands of people with dementia warm at Bupa Aged Care in Mt Sheridan, they’re also keeping them busy. ...
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27
August
2018
Earlier this year, Nicola Keller was caring for residents at Bupa Aged Care Eastwood. Now, just seven months later, she's fighting a battle against breast cancer so she can return to the people she loves. ...
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24
August
2018
Father’s Day is almost upon us, which means spending time with the men you love. Even if that includes watching them admire the cars of yesteryear at Bupa Aged Care Bankstown. ...
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20
August
2018
TAFE student and carer at Bupa Aged Care Wodonga, Sara Ngalula is proof that dedication and the right attitude are key to success. ...
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17
August
2018
Thanks to the generosity of Bupa Edithvale resident John Hennessy, more than 100 fire fighters can continue to serve the Edithvale community and also provide statewide support to major emergencies. ...
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10
August
2018
Bupa Aged Care and the Bupa Health Foundation are supporting an Australian first trial into deadly superbugs in nursing homes that will see a team of researchers monitor the use of antibiotics. ...
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30
July
2018
Monica Attard is a Clinical Care Manager at Bupa Edithvale Aged Care and is careing for a resident with MND who has influenced her studies in her Masters of Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner. ...
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24
July
2018
Meccano master, Garth Spurdle and Margaret Ryan, Bupa's Head of Dementia Services' share how the Bupa Model of Care helps residents use experiences from their past to bring back memories. ...
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20
July
2018
Australia has produced remarkable athletes who’ve achieved great things, but for Paralympian and Bupa Kempsey Aged Care resident Terry Giddy, competition was more than setting world records. ...
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23
May
2018
When one of Bupa’s teams was planning a team day, they wanted to do something to give back to the community; what better than a working bee? ...
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21
May
2018
In the lead up to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day, Bupa Edithvale in Victoria decided to do their own version of the royal wedding. ...
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08
May
2018
Aged care gets big boost in a budget also recognising Australians are living longer and want to stay healthy. ...
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30
April
2018
113-year-old piece of history found behind bookcase at Bupa Edithvale Aged Care Home. ...
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24
April
2018
A new book detailing the huge impact World War One had on just one region has been released in time for Anzac Day. It's the latest work by Col Hoad, a 91-year-old Bupa Tumut resident. ...
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20
April
2018
The race was on at Bupa Berwick to create the best pedal-powered smoothies when the Wellbeing Champions organised a special healthy treat. ...
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18
April
2018
Who can start a campfire? Who can bake better? Who can fix a bike chain? Find out in Bupa's inter-generational survey. ...
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03
April
2018
Armed with knitting needles and a variety of different coloured bales of wool, passionate residents at Bupa Glenburn Retirement Village, Auckland, are knitting communities closer together. ...
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01
March
2018
A unique art project at Bupa Aged Care Kyneton is helping residents reconnect with their pasts, rediscover their love of art and connect with the community.  ...
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23
February
2018
It is all systems “GO” for the new Kyneton Men’s Shed following the signing of a long-term lease agreement with Bupa Aged Care. ...
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19
February
2018
A dedicated resident at a Bupa Aged Care home in Pottsville has used her knitting to help more than 120 patients at the Tweed Hospital, including young children.  ...
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15
February
2018
Carers and staff at Bupa Morphettville in Adelaide put on a romantic fine-dining Valentine's Day experience for the five married couples living at the home, including one couple who've been married for 70 years. ...
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14
February
2018
Five couples living together at Bupa Morphettville aged care home share their secrets to a long and happy relationship this Valentine’s Day.  ...
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07
February
2018
Some very special pets are bringing love and laughter to residents at the Bupa Donvale aged care home. We were very proud to have the one of our wonderful volunteers, Jill Spencer, recognised in this Seven News report. ...
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