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    COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)

    Updated: 12 September All Mayflower residents, clients and staff continue to be well, with no symptoms of COVID-19. Mayflower continues to take every precaution to reduce the risk of COVID-19 to our community. This...

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    Janis and Josef – A love story

    Helping residents come to terms with grief is an important part of what we do. Recently our Reservoir home said farewell to Josef, dearly loved partner of Janis. After more than four decades of life and...

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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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    Franks Poetry Delights

    Frank runs a poetry reading session every Tuesday, where a group of like-minded poetry enthusiasts gather around the fireplace to hear him read inspiring and interesting Australian poems. Each person then...

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    Gentlemen Celebrated at Brighton

    This week small groups of gentleman gathered and chatted over a glass of wine or beer, reminisced about the good ol’ days, their fathers, and special moments with their own children.   Pictured above:...

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    There’s More to Say After, “R U OK?”

    R U OK? Day is Australia’s national day of action dedicated to reminding everyone to ask, “Are You OK?”.  While we have all been going through a strange and unsettling time, loneliness and feeling a sense...

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    Physiotherapy Team Embraces Legacy Week

    Mayflower’s physio and allied health team has been handing out Legacy Week bears to our aged care residents who have a connection with Australia’s defence force services. Mayflower engages an allied health...

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    Flower & Sweet Surprise Brings Cheer

    Our Brighton team recently brightened the day of each resident with a lovely surprise. Our Brighton residents were so excited to have received a gorgeous bounty of flowers and chocolates recently.  Pictured...

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    My Dementia Companion Program - Just Launched

    If you have a loved one living with dementia, and are having trouble figuring out what to do, there is a new helpful tool that has just been launched. The ‘My Dementia Companion’ pilot program is packed...

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    Bringing Comfort to New Residents

    Debbie has been busy again, this time making cushions and knee-warming blankets for residents moving into care. Debbie’s stunning hand-made throws and cushions are designed to help ease one of life’s...

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    Brighton’s Café Perla Gives Back to Many

    On the first day of Stage 3 restrictions, our Brighton Mayflower Community welcomed a new family member – Café Perla. It was not the best day to open a new café, but the proprietors quickly adjusted their...

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    Meet Teresa

    Seven years ago, Teresa decided she wanted to do something different, and she’s never looked back. After many years working in the the bridal industry, Teresa wanted a complete career change. Before that...

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    Protecting Our Community

    Our staff take part in one-on-one PPE (personal protective equipment) training and refresher training, to help keep both residents and staff safe. This important training has been held across our residences,...

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