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Downsizing: 5 simple tips to get started

Thinking about downsizing? 5 simple tips go get you started Have you ever looked around the house and felt a bit overwhelmed by the clutter surrounding you? Do you dream of living a minimalistic lifestyle? Is excessive clutter around the house causing you stress and affecting how you live life?
Older couple budgeting and thinking about how to spend less and live more

Stretch your dollar further

Live more, spend less in 2023 Tips on how to stretch your dollar to go further From fruit and vegetables to fuel and energy bills, and everything in between, the cost of living has increased in the past year. Here’s a list of smart tips to help you manage your
Mark Le Messurier is the Senior South Australian of the Year 2022

Meet Mark Le Messurier

Mark Le Messurier, the 2022 Senior South Australian of the Year A wild, rewarding ride supporting the younger generations Mark Le Messurier, the 2022 Senior South Australian of the Year, has dedicated his working life to supporting young people he affectionately calls the ‘tough kids’: children who for all kinds
Drying herbs, how to grow your own greengrocer

Grow your own greengrocer

Grow your own greengrocer Growing your own fruit, vegetables and herbs is economical, the produce is fresher and it’s rewarding to feast on homegrown goods. When space is limited it is still possible to grow produce in pots or raised beds. Plus, it not only provides flexibility in smaller spaces
Volunteering at ACH Group

Volunteers making a valuable contribution

Thinking of becoming a volunteer? People find volunteer work to be helpful as it enables them to connect with the community and feel a sense of purpose. At ACH Group, we welcome all enquiries about volunteering with us and take great pride in successfully matching a volunteer’s interests, skills, and
Table with Christmas wrapping paper and notepad with writing on it saying 'get organised for Christmas'

Getting organised for Christmas

Getting organised for the festive season The festive season is upon us and there is a lot to consider – from card writing and mailing, list writing, gift wrapping, shopping for presents and posting gifts, putting up the Christmas tree and decorations, Christmas baking and Christmas events or entertaining –
Older lady enjoying ice cream at the beach with a support worker

How a Support Worker can support your best life

How a Support Worker can support your best life How well do you know the role of a Support Worker and how they can support you to live well, enjoy favourite experiences or help you tick off your daily to-do list? What is a Support Worker? As the title suggests,
Spring soil and seedling

Top 5 gardening jobs for spring

Spring is finally here! Top five gardening jobs for spring Spring is finally here and it’s a time of year that inspires everyone to garden. Even non-gardeners and ‘black thumbs’ are ready to get out and grow. Here are the top five jobs we all need to do in our

Designing a courtyard garden

How to design a courtyard garden Planning when designing or renovating a courtyard garden will result in an outdoor space which you love spending time in yet is practical to look after. The best way to approach designing a courtyard garden is to think of your garden as an extension

Growing brilliant bulbs in pots

Growing bulbs in pots is easy, fun and rewarding. Pots of bulbs are perfect for small gardens, garden spaces that are already full, or to dress up your doorways and entrances. The key to success is to choose suitable varieties, which are sturdy and not too tall, and plant them
Customer and nurse in a conversation

Celebrating the nurses at ACH Group

Across ACH Group, more than 300 nurses support older people to age well. Today, we’re delighted to introduce you to two ACH Group staff members. Firstly, Phoebe – who is a Registered Nurse working in the community, supporting customers in their own home. Secondly, Ish – who began his career