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    Intergenerational connection

    Residents from Mayflower Reservoir were fortunate to be invited to attend the Darebin Childcare Centre for morning tea recently.  Residents Norma, Erika, Margaret and John delighted in joining the children...

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    Recognising our unsung heroes

    Mayflower celebrated Aged Care Employee Day on August 7 with a special staff morning tea and awards ceremony at our Brighton and Reservoir residences. Aged Care Employee Day is an official day to thank,...

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    Reservoir Redevelopment Commences

    Mayflower has started work on a two-stage redevelopment of our Reservoir aged care residence. The upgrade will create a state-of-the-art, dementia-friendly aged care facility for 110 residents. We were...

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    Knit one, pearl one, chat along

    There is nothing like a good stitching session to bring a group together, and our Mayflower Reservoir residents love a good catch up over the crochet hooks. Led by our beloved volunteer Mrs Oneglia “Nellie”...

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    Mayflower Welcomes Bossy Boots Cafe

    Bossy Boots Café from Bay Street, Brighton have recently opened their new café at Mayflower Brighton, and we couldn’t be more excited. Bossy Boots is run by Melbourne chefs Ben Forehan and Rachael Browne...

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    Volunteers Lunch

    Mayflower was proud to celebrate the rich contribution of our hardworking and much-appreciated volunteers at our Annual Volunteer luncheon held in May. As part of National Volunteer Week, Mayflower residents,...

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    Continence is no laughing matter

    Over 6 million Australians suffer from debilitating bladder and bowel incontinence, with the majority able to be cured through a simple exercise. Continence Australia recently launched their ‘Laugh without...

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    World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

    June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Across the globe, communities will come together to raise awareness of elder abuse, a global social issue that affects the health, wellbeing, independence and...

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    Magic Tricks

    Magic Surge visited Mayflower Reservoir recently to the delight and excitement of residents. Naturally he brought a bag full of entertaining tricks to puzzle the minds of staff and residents alike. Mayflower...

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    Tuesday chitchat

    Tuesday mornings at Mayflower Brighton are a social affair with the buzz of chatter echoing around the open social lounge. It’s time for a coffee or tea, and a chat as a group of independent living residents...

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