From the joyous laughter abuzz, clinking of cocktail glasses, and cheeky dancing, we could very well be on a cruise ship breezing through the South Pacific at cocktail hour. For Freedom Aged Care Rochedale residents, it’s another of their hugely anticipated monthly ‘International Days’ – and this time, the community’s dining room is full for Islander Day.
Friday 12th May was International Nurses Day, and our Freedom families across Australia tipped their hats to the unsung heroes of their communities – the carers and staff.
Happy 100th to Edna from Freedom Aged Care Coffs Harbour, who celebrated her birthday on 1st May.
“Her greatest fear was winding up in a nursing home - thank heavens we found Freedom Aged Care”
Anzac Day is first and foremost a day of remembrance and a time-honoured tradition is baking Anzac Biscuits to commemorate this day.
Easter is here and so are all things chocolate! Freedom Aged Care Tanah Merah resident Elaine shares with us her recipes for a classic choc sponge and no-bake chocolate balls.
There are many mental health benefits to keeping active and getting out in the sunshine, so our Freedom family from Toowoomba Taylor Street jumped at the chance to enjoy a lovely Autumn day at Queens Park Toowoomba at the Memory Walk & Jog to support dementia awareness.
Our Freedom families in Victoria recently competed in a scavenger hunt - Freedom style!