Published: 14 May 2018
Life Care's Call Assist call system is a significant innovation for the aged care industry, replacing traditional 'nurse call bells' with a wearable device that tracks resident and staff movement, and enables residents to call for support wherever they are located. This new technology was featured on 9 News Adelaide's 6 o'clock news along with a few our Gaynes Park Manor residents and our CEO, Allen Candy.
Published: 11 May 2018
This was a significant day for Life Care as we celebrated the official opening of our newest Residential Living community, Gaynes Park Manor. Around 70 staff were joined by dignitaries including The Honourable David Pisoni MP, Minister for Industry and Skills, and Senator Lucy Gichuhi.
Published: 30 Nov 2017
Life Care, in partnership with Southern Cross Care SA & NT and Eldercare, has formed a new company to tap into China’s rapidly growing aged care industry by exporting sought after knowledge-based services.
The leading South Australian aged care providers have announced the new joint venture entity named Australian Ageing and Wellness Services (AA&WS) which recently secured its first contract to deliver coaching and development services over the next 12 months to a new aged care provider in Yantai, Shandong.
Published: 09 Nov 2017
Life Care has partnered with TerryWhite Chemmart and Procura Software to introduce Australia’s first truly paperless medication charting system.
The medication charting system, known as MediMap, is an electronic prescribing and medication charting tool for the aged and community care sector.
Published: 01 Mar 2017
The Australian Government rolled out landmark changes on Monday 27 February that will improve the way that home care services are delivered to older South Australians. Life Care at Home currently supports close to 1,000 older South Australians requiring support in their own home and assistance with opportunities outside of the home such as transportation to and from appointments.
Published: 22 Dec 2016
In November 2016 Life Care welcomed Shirley Law back to Australia. Shirley is Head of Learning and Development at the Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) which is part of the Social Sciences Department of Stirling University, Scotland.
Published: 24 Jun 2016
Life Care together with Pedare Christian College have formed a partnership that will see the creation of a modern integrated living community, built upon vacant land situated at the corner of Surrey Farm Drive and The Golden Way in Golden Grove.
Published: 25 May 2016
Life Care is again proud to be a sponsor of The Adelaide Football club. We have enjoyed a long and successful relationship with The Crows and love having players interacting with our clients when they visit our various residential locations throughout the year.
Published: 25 May 2016
Life Care celebrated National Volunteer Week 9th - 15th May with 100 of our Volunteers at a lunch at Pavilion on the Park on Friday 13th May.