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Latest news & articles

Therapy friends leave a lasting impression

These candid canines produced smiles throughout the office

Smiles soar at the Kickstart Summer Concert

A joyful day for all involved

Why spiritual care is important in aged care

Spirituality is bigger than religion

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

Scholarships announced at Annual General Meeting

We are proud to award two scholarships to three staff members

6 tips for a better night’s sleep

Everything just works better when you're sleeping well

4 ways that friendship enriches your life

Why friends are so vital for our wellbeing

Jamie’s motivation shines through

Celebrating our employees this OT week

Science and creativity spark Elysia’s passion

Celebrating our employees this OT week

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

Collaborative research project with ICWA

Participants have a ball at annual bowling tournament

A fantastic team building experience for all involved

6 reasons to keep reading books

Do yourself a favour and find a real page-turner!

Brain injury recovery the focus of new scholarship

Supporting the transition from rehabilitation to home

Celebrating our staff on Australian Citizenship Day

A few of our staff have recently become Australian Citizens!

Spring cleaning tips for seniors

It's time for your annual cleaning spree!

A passionate path leads Sandra in the right direction

Celebrating our employees this Speech Pathology Week

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)

Margaretta shares 42 years with Brightwater

Celebrating our fantastic employees this Aged Care Employee Day

Jude rejoices in the independence of elders

Celebrating our fantastic employees this Aged Care Employee Day

Tanya’s versatility shines through

Celebrating our fantastic employees this Aged Care Employee Day

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

Headphones a hit at Brightwater Kingsley

Kingsley residents and staff enjoy silent disco in style

21 things you're never too old for

Colouring books, Christmas, 'crazy' hair and more!

What does an NDIS Support Coordinator do?

A partner to help you breathe life into your NDIS Plan

10 simple stress relief remedies

What to do when a stress ball just won't cut it

A collaborative approach to rehabilitation

Working together to strengthen our model of care

30 wellbeing tips for everybody

Strategies to help you feel better, inside and out

Suburban Safari

Onslow Gardens residents enjoyed a delightful day at Perth Zoo

When is it time to downsize?

5 signs it might be time to make the move

5 facts about dementia

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

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.

5 reasons to use a better hotel laundry and linen service

Brightwater Linen provides crisp, clean laundry to over 70 hotels across Perth

How music helps Ron reconnect with those around him

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

Barbara’s devotion inspires volunteering vocation

Seeing clients get up and dance is truly brilliant, says Barbara.

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

Royal Commission Update

CEO Jennifer Lawrence says her experience of the Commission was encouraging

5 big benefits of creative expression

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

Brightwater welcomes funding for Meaningful Ageing Australia campaign

Supporting our clients spiritual needs is of utmost importance

16 positive quotes about ageing

Some of our favourite words of wisdom

Brains behind Brightwater present at ASSBI

Staff show their strength in brain injury research

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

A thoughtful donation puts Reg back on track

A passionate hobby can make all the difference to your wellbeing

6 health benefits of laughter

Is laughter really the best medicine?

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

Brightwater to pilot specialist dementia unit

Providing expertise in delivering specialised dementia care

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

5 things to consider when choosing a retirement village


Aimee's flying high at 103

Birralee resident celebrates a wonderful year well lived