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Client story – Boinga Bob

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Home Care Services client story: Meet the man who lives in a tree

Client story – Boinga Bob
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Seniors festival

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Building upon a series of wonderful events last year, the Seniors Festival was successfully held across Victoria throughout October.

Seniors festival
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Integration update

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The integration of Mercy Health Home Care Services and Southern Cross Care (Vic) Home Care Services is progressing well.

Integration update
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Benefits of tai chi

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Everyone can benefit from practising tai chi, but did you know that tai chi is particularly good for seniors?

Benefits of tai chi
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Voluntary Assisted Dying

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Mercy Health's position on Voluntary Assisted Dying.

Voluntary Assisted Dying
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Crafty client paints for pleasure

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Mercy Health Home Care Services client Lorna Robinson has a passion for painting – a passion supported by her home care workers.

Crafty client paints for pleasure
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Launch of Umps Health smart home devices

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On 14 March, Umps Health was officially launched and the Experience Centre in Melbourne's CBD was opened to the general public.

Launch of Umps Health smart home devices
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Supporting veterans and their families

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The welfare officer at Box Hill RSL organised an information session in March for veterans and their families, themed ‘Living Alone Safely’.

Supporting veterans and their families
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Supporting older people living with dementia

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Receiving a dementia diagnosis can be scary both for the person diagnosed and their families, but a diagnosis does not mean giving up things that people enjoy doing.

Supporting older people living with dementia
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Supporting people with a disability

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In February, Mercy Health Home Care Services attended the Having a Say conference in Geelong.

Supporting people with a disability

Last reviewed May 9, 2019.