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Canberra were wanting to honour the Australian Second World War Veterans’ so they went about contacting all the surviving veterans’ and nurses to arrange a photo shoot. Photographers contacted Mr Wallis to schedule a photo shoot. Mr Wallis being Mr Wallis, and never one to become involved in or talk about anything re the war…(Read More)

Melville Cares are requiring volunteers to assist with transport of our clients. Would you like to assist those in your local community that need support? Volunteer position details below: 1. Centre Based Day Centre Assistant / Driver: Opportunities on Mondays and Tuesdays from 8:30am – 4:00pm. 2. Centre Based Day Centre Assistant / Bus Driver:…(Read More)

Welcoming our new board members – Gabi, Crystal and Mark – pictured here with our Coordinator of Volunteers Avril, undergoing Occupational Health and Safety  training as part of their induction…(Read More)

Volunteer Drivers Needed

Looking for that New Year resolution that will keep on giving? Do you enjoy driving and meeting new groups of people? Several opportunities exist to assist us with transport for our Friendship Group program. Drivers need a ‘LR’ minimum licence to assist. Current vacancies are on Monday and Wednesday weekly. Please contact Melville Cares on…(Read More)

Home Nurse Services

HOME Nurse Services is a new and innovative provider of in-home specialist nursing and medical care. Their highly experienced nurse practitioners specialise in primary health and aged care. The service is ideal for people who wish to ensure that they or their loved ones receive the best of care in their current environment, be…(Read More)

Cindy and her two sons Ivan and Isaac have recently commenced weekly visits via the Community Visitors’ Program. They have been paired with Ivy and her husband Ferdinand who now live in a local nursing home. They all play music together, accompanied by Ivy on her keyboard. Long chats are also enjoyed with Ferdinand about…(Read More)

Support Workers from Melville Cares are invited to attend an informal dinner party each year. This is a great opportunity for our hardworking staff to mingle after hours and get to know new members of the Melville Cares Support Worker team. This year a large group of over 30 staff enjoyed catching up at the…(Read More)

  Jean has been a client of Melville Cares for many years. Over this period we have assisted with some of the heavier household tasks she needs completed. At Melville Cares our ethos is continuity of care, and we focus on building relationships with our clients. It was because of this one of our staff…(Read More)

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