Month: May 2017

COOINDA CELEBRATES 1ST BIRTHDAY

Braemar Presbyterian Care’s aged care home in Melville – Cooinda – celebrated its first birthday on Thursday 25 May. The stylish and modern home to 108 local residents will celebrate with speeches, birthday cake, musical entertainment and VIP guests - the residents! Chief Executive of Braemar…


BRAEMAR EMPLOYEE GAINS RECOGNITION IN EXCELLENCE AWARDS

Registered Nurse Jennifer Rosso has been recognised for her commitment to the aged and community care sector after becoming a finalist in the trainee category in this year’s Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) Excellence in Care Awards. Jennifer, works at Braemar Cooinda in Willagee, she…


BRAEMAR RESIDENT REACHES HER CENTENARY

After being born in South Africa to Swedish parents and then having lived in Australia for over 20 years, it’s fair to say that, by anyone’s standards, Braemar Presbyterian Care resident Lisa Silburn has lived an interesting life. As she approaches her 100th birthday, Mrs Silburn – whose father was…


TRUE LOVE REMAINS STRONG AFTER MORE THAN SIX DECADES

After more than 60 years of marriage, the love lives on for Braemar Presbyterian Care’s Cooinda residents Malcolm and Frances Pryce, who are 86 and 89 years of age respectively. The pair will celebrate their 62nd Valentine’s Day together on Tuesday and readily admit their happy union has centred on…