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Elder Abuse: Know the signs

Caring for a sick or elderly loved one can be both rewarding and challenging. It’s a role that requires compassion, patience, and resilience.
If you find yourself in the position of a caregiver, it’s important to remember that you’re not alone.
In this article, we’ll share seven essential tips to help you navigate the caregiving journey with confidence and compassion.

Essential tips for supporting sick or elderly loved ones: A guide for caregivers

Caring for a sick or elderly loved one can be both rewarding and challenging. It’s a role that requires compassion, patience, and resilience.
If you find yourself in the position of a caregiver, it’s important to remember that you’re not alone.
In this article, we’ll share seven essential tips to help you navigate the caregiving journey with confidence and compassion.

Mercy Community welcomes Federal Government investment in aged care

A message from Janet Rhodes, Executive General Manager, Aged Care Services.

As advocates for compassionate and quality care for older Australians, Mercy Community applauds this week’s budget announcement allocating significant funds to enhance the aged care sector.

Reconsidering the Aged Care Act: A step in the right direction

A message from Janet Rhodes, Executive General Manager of Aged Care Services. As news broke that the implementation of proposed amendments to the Aged Care Act has been put on hold, many of us in the aged care sector breathed a collective sigh of relief.

What to do if your elderly relative is refusing residential care

A daughter rests her hands on her elderly fathers shoulders while kissing him affectionately on the head. He's looking somewhere off camera with a sombre expression.

Transitioning a loved one into care can be challenging and emotional for both you and the elderly person you care for. Often the biggest difficulty that many families face is when their relatives refuse care. If you’re in this situation, it’s important to approach it with patience, sensitivity, and understanding. We’ve spoken with our own […]

Mercy Community helps disabled mother and daughter get back on their feet

Daphne with her daughter, Isobelle, and two dogs.

Life hasn’t been easy for 91-year-old Daphne MacKinnon and her daughter Isobelle Kania.But fortunately, Mercy Community was there to support them in their hour of need.Here, Isobelle, 58, shares her story and thanks our Short-Term Restorative Care Team for stepping in and giving them hope when they almost gave up. Falling on hard times “I […]

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