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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

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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

Lamb tagine with pearl cous cous

September 1, 2017

Sprout Cooking School and Health Studio co-founders Callum Hann and Themis Chryssidis shared this delicious lamb tagine recipe in the spring issue of our Good Lives Magazine. Ingredients: (Serves 4) 500g piece lamb shoulder, cut into 3cm-4cm cubes 2 ta … READ MORE

Artists get hen-spired

August 15, 2017

Four new chooks at Kapara, Glenelg South, are the inspiration behind a hen-themed exhibition in this month’s South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival. ACH Group is the first aged care provider in South Australia and the second in Australia to in … READ MORE

Brian’s moths take flight

August 11, 2017

Port Noarlunga artist Brian Hibben has used his skills in printmaking to contribute to a New York art exhibition. Brian created a series of moths to contribute to artist Hillary Lorenz’ Moth Migration Project, a crowd sourced art installation to highli … READ MORE

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