Roslyn Lodge Fun Day

Roslyn Lodge Fantastic Inter-community Inter-generational Fun Day

The children came and read to the residents asking questions about their lives as they are learning about ‘Biographies’. The students will now go and write up about the residents they met and their lives. 😊 What a fun day. We engaged in shared reading and interviewing clients at Roslyn Lodge, consolidating and contextualising our […]

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Centenarian Project

Centenarian Project

Pat Dowdle was a participant in The Centenarian Portrait Project by Teenagers. Louise Crompton her talented teenage artist met Pat and they spent some time getting to know each other while Louise was painting her portrait for the expo that was held in Brisbane. Louise says “It’s not every day you get to meet someone […]

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Spring Is In The Air

Spring Is In The Air

Perfect weather for a drive from Wamuran Park Home to Redcliffe. We headed to the Lagoon and dipped our toes in the water, it was a bit chilly to swim but cooled us off enough in the warm spring sun. We had a big morning tea, probably too many choccie biscuits, tea and coffee. Then […]

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NDIS Fishing Trip at Bribie

NDIS Fishing Trip at Bribie

This is our NDIS fishing trip out on the boat! What a day we had. Some Beaumont Care Independent Living NDIS participants and over 65s enjoyed a spring day out fishing with Fishability QLD at Bribie which aims to offer a broad range of fishing related activities to build the confidence and skills of participants, […]

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Beautiful Spring Day outing

Out and About

Residents of Roslyn Lodge at North Tamborine enjoyed a beautiful Spring Day outing. Heading to KMart to buy summer clothing along with a bite to eat for lunch at Hope Island. The Island is always a wonderful place to visit overlooking the tranquil waters and watching the yachts go by. Residents are Sandi Dungate and […]

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Seniors Week Celebrations 2019

Seniors Week Celebrations 2019

Let’s come together Queensland! Queensland Seniors Week provides opportunities to promote positive community attitudes towards older people and ageing, facilitate community participation, and enhance community connections, aligning with the Queensland Government’s and Council on the Ageing (COTA) Queensland’s vision of building Age-friendly communities in Queensland. During 17-25 August 2019, Seniors Week connects communities, providing opportunities […]

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Chooks Ekka

Chook Ekka at Rothwell

As part of our “Ekka” theme week in August our Physiotherapy Assistant Judd brought in two of his pet chooks to show the residents. The experience reignited memories in many of the residents who had previously had chooks themselves. These discussions from our special needs dementia unit residents is wonderful and truly engaging for us […]

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Horse Therapy - NDIS at Beaumont Care Independent Living

Horse Therapy – NDIS at Beaumont Care Independent Living

Three residents from Wamuran Park Home were eagerly looking forward to their first Horse Therapy outing under the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Mark our resident “cowboy” couldn’t wait to go. When he returned, he said it was just magical and looks forward to the day he can ride a horse again. Ray who has previously […]

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Glass House Mountains Lookout

Glass House Mountains Lookout

Residents attended the Glass House Mountains lookout and scenic drive this week. The views were amazing on our travels up to the destination at Mary Cairns Crossing, stopping off at a popular bakery for their famous pies for lunch. The nature, wild life and surroundings proved for a very memorable experience and adventure for this […]

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Sunday At Beaumont Care Peninsula

A Sunday At Peninsula

It was a delight to see all the visitors and residents enjoying each other’s company recently at Beaumont Care’s Kippa-Ring service, Peninsula. The staff are always so welcoming and were engaging with those coming into the home. Meira and the team were welcoming, a day for family to catch up, take photographs, pet Honey the […]

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