Month: December 2018

WAYNE BELCHER'S 2018 CHRISTMAS GREETING

Wayne’s 2018 Christmas Message Many years ago, I spent one Christmas time away from family and stayed with friends in the Great Southern area of Western Australia. Their father had died when they were both quite young. As boys, these brothers became the men in the family and over time built…


SKILLED PROPERTY PROFESSIONAL JOINS BRAEMAR

Caley Burke is the new Maintenance Operations Supervisor at Braemar Presbyterian Care. Ms Burke has over 10 years’ experience working in various roles in the construction industry, in addition to experience in aged care and the not-for-profit and disability sectors more broadly. Most recently, she…


BRAEMAR CELEBRATES AGED CARE WORKFORCE WITH ANNUAL AWARDS

Over a dozen team members from the Braemar Presbyterian Care workforce have been acknowledged in the organisation’s annual Care and Friendship awards this week. The awards, which are based on nominations from residents and families throughout Braemar’s facilities in Perth’s southern suburbs,…


BRAEMAR PUSHES OUT THE BOAT TO THANK VOLUNTEERS

Braemar Presbyterian Care’s longest serving volunteers were recognised for their dedication and commitment during a volunteer function aboard the 1606 Replica Ship the Duyfken during International Volunteer Day on Wednesday 5 December. Braemar’s volunteers – who range in age from millennials…


EXPERIENCED AGED CARE LEADER TAKES THE HELM AT COOINDA

Graham Cowcher has been appointed Facility Manager at Braemar Cooinda, a modern 108 room aged care facility in the City of Melville. Born and raised in Adelaide, Mr. Cowcher has worked in three states across Australia. His vocational experiences in health include acute, rehabilitation and aged care…


VOLUNTEERS SPREAD CHRISTMAS JOY

Christmas arrived a little early for elderly residents living at Braemar Presbyterian Care’s Cooinda home in Willagee last week, as volunteers at the not-for-profit facility took time to spread some festive cheer. One group of well-wishers included long-term volunteers Deirdre Nicholson, Sharon…