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Bailey Punches through Lockdown

08/09/2020
The key to a healthy mind and body is staying active. This is Bailey’s new motto while he, along with many other Melbournians, face lockdown. Bailey lives in an Afford Supported Accommodation in Pakenham. At his home, Bailey is used to living life how he wants with support if / wh...
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Mateship at Narre Warren

16/06/2020
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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Brys and Daryl Get Fit for Wellbeing

16/06/2020
An active body can lead to a positive mindset. Brys from Afford’s Neptune Group Home and Daryl from the Dolphin Cove Group Home set their sights on increasing their fitness to improve their overall wellbeing. Both men feel that getting healthy will increase their self-confidence in gett...
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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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Decorations Made with Love at Billabong

17/12/2019
When you join an Afford home, it’s your home. A place that you can decorate to suit your interests. It’s your space, where you can spend time with friends. Your Choices are Respected For our Billabong residents, making their own Christmas decorations is impor...