News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (aged-care)

2019
04
July
2019
| 03:36 Australia/Melbourne
The Bupa Riverstone Retirement Village development is ready to begin its second phase with the construction of a community centre. ...
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26
June
2019
| 04:46 Australia/Melbourne
When the Bupa Te Puke Country Lodge Care Home Men’s Group meet each month, the activities coordinator ensures they cover a variety of topics to keep the guys interested. ...
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19
June
2019
| 23:50 Australia/Melbourne
When experienced knitter, volunteer Carole Mardon, put out a call for wool donations for her Bupa Eventhorpe Care Home knitting and colouring-in group on Neighbourly, she didn’t think she’d find another volunteer in the process. ...
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03
June
2019
| 05:22 Australia/Melbourne
These days 96 year old former pilot Frank Dell can be found soaring through the hallways of Bupa Aged Care in St Ives. But in the past, he was just as familiar with flying high over Germany in World War II as he was with carrying Royals. ...
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28
May
2019
| 08:58 Australia/Melbourne
Children and elderly people are forging meaningful relationships at Bupa Aged Care Ashfield through an intergenerational playgroup, making senior residents feel young again. WATCH ...
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16
May
2019
| 23:35 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Mary Shapley Care Home activities time created something fun and useful this week.  ...
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14
May
2019
| 05:15 Australia/Melbourne
When Bupa The Gardens Retirement Village resident, Jim Spiers, needed urgent support to publish his first book, his retirement village manager was there to help. ...
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09
May
2019
| 03:26 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa New Zealand has been recognised in the Reader’s Digest 2019 NZ Most Trusted Brands Survey. ...
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02
May
2019
| 03:55 Australia/Melbourne
Twin sisters Concie Marshall & Leila Moag have made it to their 100th birthdays side by side, both still sharp, witty and surrounded by love. They share their secret to longevity, and it’s not something you would ever guess. ...
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24
April
2019
| 07:32 Australia/Melbourne
With an average age of over 90, there are only a small portion of Australia’s World War II veterans, such as Ken Crawford, who are still alive. ...
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18
April
2019
| 14:42 Australia/Melbourne
Easter came early to Bupa Aged Care Rangeville when excited children from the local kindergarten arrived for an Easter Egg hunt. Seven News Toowomba came along to cover the story.  ...
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16
April
2019
| 02:34 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa confirmed today it has reimbursed aged care residents and proactively engaged with regulators, including the ACCC, after a 2018 internal review found residents in a limited number of its care homes were not receiving Extra Services as intended. ...
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09
April
2019
| 06:29 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Aged Care Bankstown featured on the front page of the Canterbury-Bankstown express newspaper in an article about the joy experienced when Western Sydney Wanderers players turned up to teach residents how to play football darts. ...
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08
April
2019
| 02:58 Australia/Melbourne
Laughter echoed throughout the Bupa Bankstown aged care home as Western Sydney Wanderers players Josh Risdon, Marc Tokich, Jaushua Sotiro and Daniel Nijic lifted the spirits of residents. ...
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05
April
2019
| 06:37 Australia/Melbourne
A sewing group at Bupa Aged Care Tumut is not only providing residents with the skills to make their own clothing but is helping them to patch the gap between young and old. ...
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24
March
2019
| 23:00 Australia/Melbourne
A former professional boxer living at Bupa Ashfield Aged Care has reconnected with his past and started teaching boxing classes. The fitness trend has quickly taken off in the home, with carers and residents all pulling their gloves on to join the fu...
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24
March
2019
| 22:31 Australia/Melbourne
There were emotional scenes at Zayed College for Girls in Mangere on Friday afternoon as Bupa Parkhaven Care Home visited the school, one week on from the Christchurch terror attack.  ...
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07
March
2019
| 07:12 Australia/Melbourne
After migrating to Australia from Nepal, Sirjana Kc started her working life as cleaner and a farmer. Through sheer grit, determination and a passion for caring she's worked her way up the ladder to become the General Manager of Bupa Aged Care in Ban...
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28
February
2019
| 05:40 Australia/Melbourne
After a lifetime of helping pave the way for LGBTQI rights, a Bupa Aged Care resident says this year’s Mardi Gras celebration has been one of the best yet. Craig Ralston reflects on growing up as a gay man and settling into life in aged care, as he p...
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26
February
2019
| 23:30 Australia/Melbourne
When Roger Davies saw a cut on his foot, he thought nothing of it. Ultimately though, that scratch turned into an infection which in time led to the amputation of his toes. ...
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21
February
2019
| 00:47 Australia/Melbourne
Jean talks about her role as a registered nurse at Bupa Caulfield and shares what she loves about her job. ...
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15
February
2019
| 01:17 Australia/Melbourne
Tom and Yvonne Baverstock-Ward were both happily married for many years and even though both their partners had passed away, the pair never imagined they'd ever tie the knot again. At least, not until they reconnected at our aged care home Bupa Eden....
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14
February
2019
| 21:30 Australia/Melbourne
Have you ever looked at a happy older married couple and wondered what their secret is? While no two marriages are identical, Len and Hilary Board share the recipe from their 73 yearlong marriage. ...
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08
February
2019
| 05:38 Australia/Melbourne
When our interns move on from Bupa, complete the CareerTrackers program and finish their studies at university, we know that they often go on to lead interesting lives with celebrated careers.  ...
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01
February
2019
| 01:34 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Parkhaven Care Home is looking much brighter now that handyman Tau Faumanu is around. ...
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29
January
2019
| 01:23 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Ascot Retirement Village supports local growers every week. ...
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29
January
2019
| 23:30 Australia/Melbourne
Jackie talks about her role as a Carer at Bupa Aged Care Clempton Park in NSW. ...
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25
January
2019
| 04:59 Australia/Melbourne
When Bupa Sunset Care Home caregivers introduced special Indian cultural activities a few months ago, they never realised the positive impact it would have on residents of Indian descent. ...
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25
January
2019
| 04:32 Australia/Melbourne
Whether it’s a day spent with the family, backyard cricket or even just a dip of the toes in the pool, our aged care residents and staff at Kempsey will be celebrating diversity and traditions for Australia Day. ...
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23
January
2019
| 02:55 Australia/Melbourne
As Cynthia (Sally) Smalley celebrated her 100th birthday in Bupa Glenburn Care Home, she shared her vivid memories of her time in India with her husband.  ...
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