Check out the latest edition of Bright Life

Our Summer 18/19 edition of Bright Life begins with a fresh perspective - looking up at life from the Downer Camp. We celebrate Carers Week and Brightwater Birralee turning 20, honour our scholarship winners and discuss how our wonderful Music Pharmacy Program is progressing. This edition also features the Ellison House bowling competition, Gini from The Oaks seeing her pop idol in concert and Elisa mastering new skills to live, learn and laugh, plus an introduction to our Fundraising program.

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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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