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Latest news & articles

Brightwater’s Research into Dementia

Brightwater's Research Centre uncovers solutions that make a real difference to people’s lives, including people living with Dementia.

Brightwater’s Specialist Dementia Care Program celebrates 1 year anniversary

Brightwater officially opened to the doors to first trial of the Federal Government’s Specialist Dementia Care Program (SDCP) one year ago.

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 at Home providing essential support to clients

Brightwater at Home services assisting clients in keeping socially connected

Important Update: Brightwater At Home clients and families

An update from our home care team

Watch our complete 'Senior Stories' video series

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

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

Brightwater CEO appointed to expert Advisory Panel

Brightwater CEO has been appointed to the DAACM expert Advisory Panel

Scholarships announced at Annual General Meeting

We are proud to award two scholarships to three staff members

Increased independence and reduced cost of care for people with brain injury

Collaborative research project with ICWA

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!

5 fall prevention tips for seniors

Just one bad fall can set off a domino effect

A collaborative approach to rehabilitation

Working together to strengthen our model of care

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!

5 big benefits of creative expression

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

Brains behind Brightwater present at ASSBI

Staff show their strength in brain injury research

The role of allied health in aged care and disability support

From speech pathology to social work, allied health is key

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

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

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

Counting the cost of dementia

New national research shows it costs around $88,000 a year to provide health and residential care