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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
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Seniors Festival celebrations – October 2018

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It was great to see local councils supporting older Australians in the community during the Victorian Seniors Festival celebrations last month.

Seniors Festival celebrations – October 2018
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Disability Services

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Mercy Health Home Care Services has earned the reputation of being an experienced and reputable disability service provider both within the industry and in the community it serves.

Disability Services
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Dementia Awareness Month

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Did you know that more than 400,000 Australians are living with dementia? It is a statistic that will sadly increase as the Australian population ages.

Dementia Awareness Month
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Mercy Health’s commitment to staff training

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With more than 9,000 staff working across our aged care and health services, it is important to stay abreast of the most contemporary and efficient methods for providing ongoing professional development.

Mercy Health’s commitment to staff training
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Guess who’s coming to swimming?

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Inviting others into your home is never easy, which is why Mercy Health Home Care Services is so focussed on building positive relationships between clients and care teams.

Guess who’s coming to swimming?

Last reviewed November 12, 2018.