News and Media Releases | Bupa (aged-care)

2018
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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01
February
2018
A great-grandfather who lived through the Great Depression has celebrated his 100th birthday. Former footballer Reginald Causby shares tips for a long life and explains why he thinks Adelaide is the greatest city in the world. ...
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08
January
2018
Walter “Gordon” Brown has reached a milestone many will never reach, celebrating his 102nd birthday. But when he's behind the wheel of a car he says he feels 'about 40'. ...
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02
January
2018
A Victorian aged care home has begun holding daily dance sessions, as a way of boosting the health and happiness of residents and staff. ...
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2017
21
December
2017
Aged care residents across New Zealand got out their Christmas lights and decorating skills during an organisation-wide Christmas Decorating Competition. ...
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19
December
2017
Seven News reports how carers at Bupa Croydon are using the Person First approach to help residents like Alf Terry live a meanful and happy life while living with dementia. ...
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01
December
2017
Bupa has again been recognised for its efforts to cater to people living with dementia. ...
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23
November
2017
Bupa reiterates its call for a collaborative approach to improving services in aged care homes as outlined in its submission to a Senate Inquiry in August. ...
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14
November
2017
Aged care residents have had a ball competing at the 13th annual Kaumātua Olympics, in New Zealand. They donned their uniform with pride and danced the day away, and say they can't wait to do it all again. ...
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09
November
2017
Bupa has apologised for the standard of care provided to a resident last year. ...
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27
October
2017
The old saying ‘a dog is for life’ takes on a whole new meaning at Bupa Berry, with visiting pets drawing out plenty of life and emotion from residents. ...
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26
October
2017
Bupa welcomes the release of the Review of National Aged Care Quality Regulatory Processes  to enhance care quality and protect older Australians. ...
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25
October
2017
Bupa Aged Care Australia's Chief Nurse, Maureen Berry, responds to union commentary and industrial action in our Victorian aged care homes. ...
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11
October
2017
A very special chef who loves to sing is helping to brighten the lives of residents at a Wellington care home. Jerson Lat has been awarded for his beautiful and delicious culinary creations, at the 2017 Global Bupa Awards. ...
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11
October
2017
Businesses are being encouraged to become more supportive of employees who balance work with caring for a family member. Carers NZ says it could help boost productivity, morale, and engagement. ...
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28
September
2017
Pre-schoolers from a Rotorua centre are lighting up the lives of residents from a local care home, and in turn learning about empathy, ageing and dementia. ...
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22
September
2017
One of the pioneering figures in Indigenous civil rights, Dr Evelyn Scott, passed away this week aged 81. Dr Scott was a resident in a Bupa Aged Care home.  ...
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