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    COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

    Mayflower continues to take every precaution to reduce the risk of COVID-19 entering our homes. The wellbeing of our residents and staff remains our top priority as we continue to work to balance the physical...

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    Ladies Who Lunch, Get Singing.

    Dorothy has been enjoying a sing-along with personal care assistant, Christina. A sing-along is a great way to transport yourself to a memory almost forgotten, while relaxing and having fun with others. It...

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    Norma's Recovery

    Learn how patience, determination, two physios and a gym helped to get Norma back on her feet. Norma loves living at Mayflower Reservoir, but her life became challenging when she took a fall and fractured...

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    Meet Liana - Aged Care Help with Heart

    Liana provides customer service with empathy and heart, drawing on her own experience caring for her parents, and then seeing them move into an aged care home. “I love helping people,” says Liana. “It’s...

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    War Veteran Recognised with Medallion

    Allen, a much-loved resident of Mayflower Brighton’s retirement village, was recently surprised when he received something very special from our government in the mail. Allen was awarded a medallion, accompanied...

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    Frank Remembers

    Every year at 11am, on the 11th day of the 11th month, we stop to observe one minute’s silence, in memory and respect of those who died or suffered in war and armed conflicts. We pause to observe a minute’s...

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    Comfort Packs Bring Smiles All Round

    A local and newly formed charity, Bayside Community Emergency Relief, has visited Mayflower Brighton with a generous gift of 150 comfort packs to help brighten residents’ days. The volunteer group was...

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    Virtual Concerto in the Lounge

    Students of St Leonard’s have formed connections with residents of Mayflower Brighton over the years and have recently started performing personal concertos – with a difference. COVID-19 restrictions have...

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    AFL Footy Tipping Legends

    The Annual AFL Grand Final party at Reservoir provided the perfect lead into the big day that saw Richmond win against Geelong. One of the hottest events on the calendar, this fun-filled afternoon is showered...

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    New Mayflower Reservoir Welcomes Residents

    Mayflower Reservoir Stage 1 is now complete, and residents were all smiles as they moved into their brand new home. Mayflower Reservoir has provided first class care to residents in the northern suburbs...

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    Mayflower Reservoir Virtual Tour

    We are so pleased to see our new Reservoir aged care facility take shape, with residents in our existing residence preparing to move into their new home, very soon. Pictured above: The newly built entry...

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    Meet June and Maurie

    June and Maurie have a heart for family and serving others. They are popular members of the Mayflower community, and are always ready to share a good yarn, having lived a fortunate and interesting life. June...

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    Quoits With Friends

    At Mayflower we love to find ways to empower residents to remain active, in a fun and engaging way. And what better way is there, than to have a friendly game of quoits with friends?   Picture above,...

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    The Secret Benefits of Sorting

    Finding easy and engaging activities for residents and loved ones living with dementia doesn’t have to be complicated. Just like many of us enjoy mindful colouring and gardening, sorting items can be...

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    Generational Butterflies

    We think Molly looks beautiful in her butterfly blouse. Recently while on her regular walk to Café Perla at Mayflower Brighton, Molly was quickly surrounded and complimented by our team. Molly proudly...

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