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Participants have a ball at annual bowling tournament
A fantastic team building experience for all involved
Posted on 24 Sep 2019
Brain injury recovery the focus of new scholarship
Supporting the transition from rehabilitation to home
Posted on 18 Sep 2019
Celebrating our staff on Australian Citizenship Day
A few of our staff have recently become Australian Citizens!
Posted on 17 Sep 2019
A passionate path leads Sandra in the right direction
Celebrating our employees this Speech Pathology Week
Posted on 28 Aug 2019
Supporting families affected by brain injury or younger onset dementia
A collaboration between Brightwater and the University of Western Australia
Posted on 27 Aug 2019
One-stop shop for NDIS tools and resources
An online toolkit to help guide you through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
Posted on 09 Aug 2019
Margaretta shares 42 years with Brightwater
Celebrating our fantastic employees this Aged Care Employee Day
Posted on 07 Aug 2019
Jude rejoices in the independence of elders
Celebrating our fantastic employees this Aged Care Employee Day
Posted on 07 Aug 2019
Tanya’s versatility shines through
Celebrating our fantastic employees this Aged Care Employee Day
Posted on 07 Aug 2019
Dushica delighted with International Student of the Year award
A move to Australia re-ignited motivation to pursue her passion
Posted on 01 Aug 2019
Headphones a hit at Brightwater Kingsley
Kingsley residents and staff enjoy silent disco in style
Posted on 30 Jul 2019
A collaborative approach to rehabilitation
Working together to strengthen our model of care
Posted on 02 Jul 2019
Suburban Safari
Onslow Gardens residents enjoyed a delightful day at Perth Zoo
Posted on 25 Jun 2019
Brightwater CEO to join UWA think tank
Our CEO has been appointed to the advisory board of The University of Western Australia’s newest think tank.
Posted on 12 Jun 2019
How music helps Ron reconnect with those around him
The Music Pharmacy brings joy and rejuvenation to residents just like Ron
Posted on 27 May 2019
Barbara’s devotion inspires volunteering vocation
Seeing clients get up and dance is truly brilliant, says Barbara.
Posted on 24 May 2019
John’s passion for volunteering shines through
Celebrating 19 years of volunteering with Brightwater
Posted on 22 May 2019
Royal Commission Update
CEO Jennifer Lawrence says her experience of the Commission was encouraging
Posted on 20 May 2019
Brightwater welcomes funding for Meaningful Ageing Australia campaign
Supporting our clients spiritual needs is of utmost importance
Posted on 10 May 2019
Brains behind Brightwater present at ASSBI
Staff show their strength in brain injury research
Posted on 08 May 2019
A thoughtful donation puts Reg back on track
A passionate hobby can make all the difference to your wellbeing
Posted on 02 Apr 2019
Kicking goals at Oats Street
West Coast Eagles visit the crew at Oats Street Rehabilitation Centre
Posted on 20 Feb 2019
Brightwater to pilot specialist dementia unit
Providing expertise in delivering specialised dementia care
Posted on 05 Feb 2019
Aimee's flying high at 103
Birralee resident celebrates a wonderful year well lived
Posted on 03 Jan 2019
Barnyard buddies a hit at Kingsley
Celebrating Life in the Country as part of WA Seniors Week
Posted on 14 Dec 2018
Reaching new heights at the Downer Getaway Camp
Smiles of joy for clients and staff at the third annual Downer Getaway Camp
Posted on 06 Dec 2018
Introducing the Music Pharmacy
For Brightwater clients, groove is in the heart
Posted on 04 Sep 2018
Odyssey journey begins for new village
Odyssey Residences at Beaumaris Beach is now underway
Posted on 08 Aug 2018
Brightwater wins ILC grant
The grant will support people with disability to connect with communities
Posted on 15 Jun 2018
A volunteer with a big heart
Our volunteers come in different shapes and sizes.
Posted on 22 Mar 2018
Counting the cost of dementia
New national research shows it costs around $88,000 a year to provide health and residential care
Posted on 25 Jan 2018