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    COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

    Updated: 8 July Visitor Access Mayflower continues to take every precaution to reduce the risk of COVID-19 entering our homes. The wellbeing of our residents, clients and staff remains our top priority. We...

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    Diabetes - Are You at Risk?

    National Diabetes Week starts on July 12, and there’s no better time than now to talk about this serious and complex condition. An estimated 2 million Australians are at high risk of developing Type 2...

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    Meet Michael

    Michael would like to share a little about his life story with you. One of the most wonderful things about working at Mayflower is getting to know our residents, and the rich variety of their life stories. Last...

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    Winter Woolly Knitting is on Trend

    As the winter chills have well and truly set in, knitting has regained its popularity among residents of our Mayflower Brighton home.   Pictured above, Beryl makes her contribution towards a lovely and...

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    7 Life Secrets of a Centenarian

    Mayflower Brighton retirement village resident, Allen recently joined the centenarian club, so we sat down and had a chat about what he has learnt over his 100 years of life.   Allen on his 100th Birthday....

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    Jackie Takes Us Down Memory Lane

    Jackie has been busy creating reminiscing books for our residents living with dementia, and the results are heartwarming. Jackie moved to our Mayflower Brighton home earlier this year and has become a...

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    Margaret Loves the Thrill of The Chase

    Meet Margaret. Margaret lives in our Reservoir aged care residence and enjoys watching her favourite TV program with her neighbouring friend, Joan.   Pictured above: Margaret loves the thrill of The Chase...

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    Learn How Bingo Benefits Both Body and Mind

    “Bingo!” says Norma, as she wins again during one of her favourite games. Residents of Mayflower Reservoir are still enjoying group activities - social distance style. Bingo is one of their favourites...

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    Scales and Fluffy Tails - Animal Visit

    You can experience something new, at any age.  Just before self-isolation became a challenge for us all, the residents of Mayflower Reservoir enjoyed a thrilling animal visit they won’t forget soon.   Pictured...

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    New Reservoir Aged Care Facility Takes Shape

    It is no secret we have been working on a very important project – a brand new and state-of-the-art aged care facility for Mayflower Reservoir. The first stage of the new aged care home is nearing completion. We...

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    Small Group Activities a Real Hit

    While we haven’t been able to have our large gatherings and activities such as Happy Hour, our team has been able to run smaller group activities based on interests.   Pictured above: Alex begins a Quiz...

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    What is a home care package?

    The Home Care Package (HCP) program is designed to provide in-home care and support for older people who need some help to stay home and remain independent. The program is set up so you or your loved...

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