Check out the latest edition of Bright Life

Our Spring edition of Bright Life begins with the power of play, and the impact intergenerational activities can have on both the older and younger generation. We discuss the new Charter of Aged Care Rights, how Brightwater has evolved over the decades, our Capacity Building service which helps empower our younger clients and some services you may be surprised to learn we provide. Happy reading!

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Other Publications

Rehabilitation for life: The Oats Street model for acquired brain injury rehabilitation
This easy to read booklet published with the assistance of Lotterywest in 2018 outlines the science and rationale behind our unique rehabilitation program in East Victoria Park.

Lady Onslow’s Legacy, A History of the Home of Peace and the Brightwater Care Group
This book was published in 2001 to celebrate Brightwater’s centenary.

Simple Sensational Soft: safe and easy to swallow
If someone you love can only eat softened, modified food, you will find lots of tempting delights to give them pleasure in this cookbook, published by the clients and staff of Brightwater’s Kailis House in 2017, with generous support from Dr Patricia Kailis, AM, OBE, MBBS.

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