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Easter Celebrations at Northern Gardens

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Northern Gardens recently celebrated Easter with a visit from a big friendly bunny, the day was enjoyed by residents and staff with plenty of smiles and chocolate eggs for everyone.

March 29th, 2016|

Fun in the sun at Parkdale

Lucky enough to have the beach at their doorstep; Denise and Helen from Parkdale Aged Care enjoyed an afternoon at the Parkdale beach café. As they sat and watched the waves roll in, Helen shared her many fond memories of summers spent with family and friends. Visits to the beach are a regular outing for our residents living at Parkdale.

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March 9th, 2016|

Family days always a time for celebration

Celebrations and events are held throughout the year in addition to the lifestyle programs offered at all MACG homes; maintaining a community connection is vital to the wellbeing of everyone. We actively encourage the involvement of family, friends and the broader community at all BBQ days with Casey Aged Care, Parkdale Aged Care and Northern Gardens Aged Care recently hosting wonderful events.

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February 10th, 2016|

MACG Staff walk for the ‘Race against Dementia’ January 2016

Medical & Aged Care Group staff were excited to participate in the Alzheimer’s Australia Memory Walk & Jog held recently at the Mornington Peninsula’s Point Nepean. With the sun shining, Rebecca our Lifestyle coordinator from Sorrento Lodge came an impressive first in the 7km run. All funds raised increase Alzheimer’s Australia’s ability to provide vital support services to reduce the feelings of isolation and empower people living with dementia and those caring for them.

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February 10th, 2016|

Smiles all round for kids at heart

CAC-Article-thumbnailMedical and Aged Care Group play an integral part of the community and recognise the importance of working together and sharing experiences.

Recently Casey Aged Care located in Narre Warren featured in the Casey Cardinia kid’s magazine highlighting the positive benefits that the fortnightly visits at Kings Kids childcare centre has had on our residents and the children.

These visits have been extremely popular and Medical & Aged Care Group are looking at expanding the program across all of their homes.

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February 3rd, 2016|

Medical & Aged Care Group introduces day respite care for the elderly

Medical & Aged Care Group is very excited to announce the introduction of day respite care for the elderly. MACG’s low care day respite program offers socialisation and stimulation programs for the aged who live at home and provides respite for their carers.  Our day respite services are available to people over the age of 65 and are subject to assessment by the Manager or our nominated representative.

Our care package includes:

  • Assistance with personal care including medications and communication aides
  • Structured leisure and lifestyle activities are offered to individuals and small groups. Programs are designed to support, maintain and respond to individual client needs.
  • Morning tea and lunch are provided. Consideration is given to special dietary needs and staff are available to provide full assistance if required.
  • Clients can be self-referred, referred by a General Practitioner or other Health Practitioner.

Day respite services are offered between the hours of 9am-3pm weekdays.

Visit the Day Respite page for program and admission details.

 

November 23rd, 2012|

A Career with Medical & Aged Care Group

If you have ever wanted to be part of our great team whether working at one of our facilities or within our head office, we have now created a careers section on our website.

Other than an overhaul of the website, we have now added a Careers section to help employ the best of the best in the Aged Care industry. As an organisation we are committed to developing our leaders for the future and providing a fulfilling career path within our organisation. If you would love to be part of our team, click on the careers menu and apply for one of our many positions.

 

November 4th, 2012|