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Proud to be a Fringe partner #goodlives

February 16, 2018

ACH Group is all about Good Lives, and that’s why we’re proud to be a partner of this year’s Adelaide Fringe. “Our partnership with ACH Group fits in perfectly with the inclusive nature of the Fringe,” Adelaide Fringe CEO Heather Croall says. “It’s a f … READ MORE

Research participants aged 50 to 70 needed for a bone strength study

January 25, 2018

Professor Martelli Saulo of Flinders University is seeking participants for research into how exercise affects the strength of the thigh bone in the area near the hip, a common site for fractures. By participating you would be helping to build our unde … READ MORE

Respite care here to help

January 23, 2018

ACH Group helps to provide transitional care for older people in times of crisis through its respite care options. The release of The 2018 Report on Government Services  shows a jump in the number of older people forced to stay in hospital for long per … READ MORE

Seniors without Borders

January 15, 2018

We’re excited to announce that the Exchange has received funding via the Smartraveller Grants program run by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The funds are earmarked for activities which encourage safe overseas travel by older people. We wi … READ MORE

Aged care acronyms explained

January 2, 2018

CHSP, RAS, ACAT…..When it comes to aged care, acronyms abound. What do they mean, and how do they work? ACH Group’s Teresa Moran explains some of the most commonly used. CHSP and HCP are short for Commonwealth Home Support Program and Home Care Package … READ MORE

Lee makes a new start

December 18, 2017

Diagnosed with younger onset dementia at the age of 57, Adelaide mother of three Lee Martin found herself without work and unable to drive. Afraid to go out by herself, she became isolated and depressed. Two years on, things have turned around for Lee, … READ MORE

Riverside Artists celebrates 30 years

November 16, 2017

  ACH Group’s Riverside Artists will mark its 30-year anniversary with an exhibition at the Arts Centre, Port Noarlunga. The group was formed at ACH Group’s Perry Park Day Therapy Centre in 1987 and was first known as Perry Park Painters. During t … READ MORE

ACH Group – Retirement Living – Residents AGM (SA)

November 9, 2017

ACH Group Retirement Living residents enjoyed the good things in life at recent Annual Residents Meetings.  Held in October in both South Australia and Victoria, the meetings saw a combined 450 people attend from 46 different retirement living sites ac … READ MORE

Akhter hits new heights with 10 Dares Challenge

September 15, 2017

Akhter Rahman braved the skies above West Beach today to take on the ‘MegaJump’ at Mega Adventure aerial park. The 75-year-old took on the challenge as part of The Exchange’s 10 Dares Challenge, an initiative of ACH Group’s Exchange membership program. … READ MORE


Mobile Planning Ahead service in demand

September 11, 2017

ACH Group’s new Planning Ahead Advisory Service is experiencing strong demand as more South Australians take the steps needed to make sure their affairs are in order. Launched late last year, the service brings together a team of health professionals t … READ MORE

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