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Getting Back to Basics

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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Mateship at Narre Warren

Cooking skills and mateship are flourishing at Afford’s Narre Warren Group Home, thanks to funding from The City of Casey to purchase a new pizza oven and outdoor BBQ. New adaptive cooking equipment was purchased with grant funds to suit indiv...
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Toby’s Gardening Business Grows

As Mark Twain once said: “The secret to getting ahead is getting started.” It’s that idea that catapulted Toby’s interest in gardening, into a business! While enjoying some extra time at his Afford Group Home, Toby realised that his passion lies in being in the g...
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The Rise of Pet Power at Afford

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

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.