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Latest news & articles

Aged Care Employee Day

With Aged Care Employee Day being celebrated on Friday, 7 August 2020, we wanted to dedicate this week to recognising our amazing staff.

Brightwater’s Phase 4: An update to visitor restrictions (community houses)

An update from our CEO Jennifer Lawrence

Brightwater at Home providing essential support to clients

Brightwater at Home services assisting clients in keeping socially connected

Brightwater’s Phase 3: An update to visitor restrictions (community houses)

An update from our CEO Jennifer Lawrence

A green thumbs up to the Weekend Entrepreneurs

Clients have been taking part in ‘The Weekend Entrepreneurs’ volunteer program to engage clients on weekends

A unique pen pal friendship blossoms

The Brightwater Buddies program connects a young university student with Onslow Gardens resident

Important Update: Brightwater At Home clients and families

An update from our home care team

Important update: Adjustment to visitor restrictions (Community Houses)

An update from our CEO Jennifer Lawrence

Important update: COVID-19 and Disability Community Houses

An update from our CEO Jennifer Lawrence

Watch our complete 'Senior Stories' video series

11 Brightwater clients share their tales, talents and triumphs with the world

Important Update: COVID-19 and Community Houses Visiting Restrictions

An update from our CEO Jennifer Lawrence

Important Update: Brightwater At Home clients & COVID-19

Key steps to ensure your health and wellbeing

Home Care or Aged Care Home: What’s right for you?

Let's compare the benefits

Meet our Music Therapist, Marie

In celebration of World Music Therapy Day on March 1

14 inspirational quotes for people with disabilities

Wise words about ability and perseverance

Smiles soar at the Kickstart Summer Concert

A joyful day for all involved

Brightwater celebrates Perth PrideFest

You can never have enough colour!

Our commitment to accessibility

Introducing ReadSpeaker to our website

Smiles beam at Downer Getaway Camp

Another successful year at the Downer Getaway Camp

Science and creativity spark Elysia’s passion

Celebrating our employees this OT week

Participants have a ball at annual bowling tournament

A fantastic team building experience for all involved

Brain injury recovery the focus of new scholarship

Supporting the transition from rehabilitation to home

Spring cleaning tips for seniors

It's time for your annual cleaning spree!

Supporting families affected by brain injury or younger onset dementia

A collaboration between Brightwater and the University of Western Australia

One-stop shop for NDIS tools and resources

An online toolkit to help guide you through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

5 fall prevention tips for seniors

Just one bad fall can set off a domino effect

Dushica delighted with International Student of the Year award

A move to Australia re-ignited motivation to pursue her passion

What does an NDIS Support Coordinator do?

A partner to help you breathe life into your NDIS Plan

5 facts about dementia

Often it’s only when someone close to us is affected that we really begin to understand what it means

How music helps Ron reconnect with those around him

The Music Pharmacy brings joy and rejuvenation to residents just like Ron

Why gardening is so good for you

With benefits like stress relief and better hand strength, don't even think about neglecting your green thumb!

John’s passion for volunteering shines through

Celebrating 19 years of volunteering with Brightwater

5 big benefits of creative expression

Creativity isn't just for kids and 'artsy' types

Handy apps for seniors and people with disabilities

There's an app for that!

The role of allied health in aged care and disability support

From speech pathology to social work, allied health is key

10 tips for better brain health

For Brain Awareness Week, we're highlighting what you can do to maximise your health up there.

5 reasons to keep walking as you get older

Keeping the body active maximises your ability to do everyday tasks in later life

Home safety tips for seniors

A few small changes around the house can really reduce the risk of accidents and falls

Kicking goals at Oats Street

West Coast Eagles visit the crew at Oats Street Rehabilitation Centre

Why you should volunteer in aged care or disability support

Need convincing to give back to your community? Read this

4 reasons why pets are so good for our wellbeing

Pets make the perfect companion

What is respite care for seniors (and where to find it)

Everyone deserves a break every now and then

6 home care services you didn’t know you could get

There's more to home care than housework

Celebrating Christmas with ageing parents

Make meaningful memories this holiday season

What support does the NDIS cover?

Find out services can be accessed with NDIS funding

Reaching new heights at the Downer Getaway Camp

Smiles of joy for clients and staff at the third annual Downer Getaway Camp

6 reasons why music improves wellbeing

Music makes us feel good, but have you ever wondered why?

Introducing the Music Pharmacy

For Brightwater clients, groove is in the heart

Brightwater wins ILC grant

The grant will support people with disability to connect with communities