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    Planning Ahead

    What would you want to happen if you couldn't speak for yourself? Whatever our age, we all have values and preferences related to our health and personal care, and it is essential that our individual...

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    Vale Luigia Mittereger

    It was with much sadness that Mayflower Reservoir bade farewell to one of our most loved residents, Luigia Mittereger who passed away peacefully on the 15th of August 2018, aged 103. Both our staff and...

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    Mayflower Style

    It was lights...camera..catwalk at Mayflower Brighton with a visit from the team at Senior Style clothing. Residents were welcome to try on a wide range of clothing from the company started by a former...

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    Sing Out

    Plato said, “Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” Our residents were certainty uplifted when 16 members of the St Leonard’s Uniting...

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    Christmas in July

    The melody of Christmas carols, the pop of crackers and the ‘Ho, Ho, Ho’ of Santa echoed around Mayflower as staff and residents celebrated Christmas in July. Mayflower Brighton and Mayflower Reservoir...

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    Type 2 Diabetes - Are You At Risk?

    280 Australians develop diabetes every day. That is one person every five minutes. Too many Australians are being diagnosed with diabetes too late, with the delay in diagnosis putting many people at risk...

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    Mayflower Board Chairman Awarded OAM

    Congratulations to Mayflower Board Chairman, Trevor Martyn, who received an Order of Australia (OAM) Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list this month. In the Australian honours system, appointments...

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    Farmyard Antics

    It was time for “Princess”, our resident cat to go into hiding as a friendly invasion of goats, sheep, ducks and pigs began at Mayflower Reservoir. For an afternoon in early June, our main lounge was...

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    Give a little, Change a lot

    Mayflower honoured our extraordinary group of volunteers at our annual volunteer celebration, held during National Volunteers Week. National Volunteer Week is the largest celebration of volunteering...

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    Lorraine and Rex have Australia covered!

    Mayflower Macleod welcomed two very well-travelled residents to its leafy village earlier this year, when Rex and Lorraine Marshall decided it was time to put down some roots after more than 12 years on...

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