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Getting Back to Basics

04/08/2020
There are a great many things that more time indoors has taught us, one of which is an appreciation of the small things in life. Graeme is a resident of the True Blue Group Home in Penrith in NSW. He loves to get into the kitchen and test his culinary skills. After speaking with lifesty...
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The Afford Lifestyle – Support to Succeed

14/07/2020
Carmen is a very independent woman. She lives in Afford’s Dolphin Cove Group Home, where she lives life on her terms and is considered by others as the home’s social butterfly. She loves chatting with her housemates, as well as staff who are there around the clock if ever she needs a hand....
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Malcolm Achieves Freedom and Independence

16/06/2020
For years Malcolm worked as a truck driver travelling around many parts of Australia. He got to know all the roads and freeways. He particularly liked meeting and talking to people as he made his deliveries. After suffering a stroke in 20...
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The Rise of Pet Power at Afford

05/05/2020
Animal companions help us stress less, get more exercise and they have a special power to keep us happy! So, it’s no surprise that pet adoptions across Australia have skyrocketed since the introduction of isolation measures. Like many Aussies, our Group Home residents have also di...
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Residents Pay Their Respects on Anzac Day

28/04/2020
Anzac Day parades across the country were cancelled due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, but that didn’t stop Sunshine and Empire Group Home residents eager to show their support for past and present military heroes.