Music soothes the soul

A concert at North Balwyn Uniting Church later this month will raise money for an important Uniting AgeWell music therapy program.

Keeping it all together

Unable to enter aged-care facilities during the pandemic, chaplains came up with some innovative ways to stay connected with residents.

UnitingCare endorses Aged Care Royal Commission report

UnitingCare Australia has welcomed the Interim Report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety as an important step towards combatting ageism and recognising the inherent value and potential of each indi

UCA bodies welcome royal commission

Uniting AgeWell has joined with UnitingCare Australia and Aged and Community Services Australia in welcoming the federal government’s royal commission into the aged care sector.

Mastering the art of aged care cookery

While a certain reality TV cooking show named its winner on Tuesday night, the innovative training of master chefs in Uniting AgeWell kitchens was recognised in Melbourne last month.

Kalkee Op Shop settles in new home

Volunteer Jann Brearley Uniting AgeWell’s Kalkee Op Shop, which provides valuable funds for aged care services in Geelong, has relocated to a new home after 17 years.

Quiet please, funds being raised

If you bumped into Uniting AgeWell Kings Meadows and Newnham chaplain Ian Wheeler and administration officer Jane Legard last month, you can be forgiven for thinking they weren’t their usual chatty selves.

AgeWell for the future

Seniors in the North-West Tasmanian town of Latrobe will soon be able to access more aged care services close to home.