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What is a Good Life?

Good health is the foundation of a good life.

At ACH Group we’re moving from being a traditional provider of aged care services to a promoter of Good Lives so it’s important for us to understand what makes a “Good Life”. We teamed with researchers from the University of South Australia as well as ACH Group customers, volunteers, staff  and the broader community to find out what older people value most – what contributes to them living a “Good Life”.

What makes a Good Life?

While we recognise that the essence of a Good Life can’t be defined, we worked with these groups and distilled their feedback into six elements that direct how we shape our offerings to make sure we’re supporting opportunities for people to live their lives the way they want to, where they want to live them.

Six Elements of a “Good Life”

Unique

No life has been lived before and it won’t be lived again. This uniqueness is honoured, including my life experiences, strengths, culture and spirituality.

Being in Control

I am in control of my life and I make my own decisions.

Optimistic

I have a sense of future and hope, of anticipation about tomorrow and of the things to do and goals to work towards.

Belonging

It involves me having a variety of relationships with other people and every day roles and rhythms, routines, experiences and emotions that are part of everyday life.

Contribution

To give, take and to enjoy the fullness of life with interests and passions like sport, art, music and faith.

Healthy

I am as healthy as I can be.

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23 hours ago
ACH Group

Wishing all our mums (past, present and future!) a very happy Mother's Day. May your day be filled with love and laughter. 💐 ... See MoreSee Less

Wishing all our mums (past, present and future!) a very happy Mothers Day. May your day be filled with love and laughter. 💐
2 days ago
ACH Group

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PROPERTY OF THE WEEK:
Looking to retire in the centre of Adelaide city? 
Spence on Light could be your dream home! 
Starting from $274,000, these beautiful one-bedroom apartments offer retirement city living at its finest. Conveniently located with shops, cafes, public transport, Central Market, the new RAH and Adelaide’s green parklands on your doorstep. Leave your home maintenance to us as you explore and enjoy all the Festival State has to offer! 

To view or for more information please call Denise on 0428 540 999.

Take a virtual tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rn2jmoF0rGA&feature=emb_title

Learn more: https://achgroup.org.au/available-unit/adelaide-spence-on-light-apartment-1304/
4 days ago
ACH Group

Happy Birthday Lottie!

Lottie, a Labrador is owned by ViTA's Registered Nurse Tracey, who brings her to work each day. Lottie has been bringing smiles to all at ACH Group's ViTA residential care home since she was just 8 weeks old. To celebrate her first birthday, residents threw her a party.

Residents laugh that she is the most spoilt dog in Adelaide with the endless adoration that is given to her by them each day.
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Happy Birthday Lottie!

Lottie, a Labrador is owned by ViTAs Registered Nurse Tracey, who brings her to work each day. Lottie has been bringing smiles to all at ACH Groups ViTA residential care home since she was just 8 weeks old. To celebrate her first birthday, residents threw her a party. 

Residents laugh that she is the most spoilt dog in Adelaide with the endless adoration that is given to her by them each day.Image attachment

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Happy birthday Lottie. Hope you got lots of treats

Happy Birthday Lottie

Rosie in Goolwa is wonderful too!

Happyhappyjoyjoy xxx Lottie

i met lottie during my training day Sharon Williams 😍

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