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Home Care Services recognised with award from customers

ACH Group is proud to announce we have been named the Silver Winner for Home Care Services SA/ NT in the 2022 Quality Service Awards. The Award program recognises Australian companies who provide the highest level of customer service as voted by customers themselves. Customers were asked to rank their
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ACSA Over and Above Program

ACH Group staff and teams recognised in ACSA Over and Above Program Earlier this year, ACH Group employees were invited to nominate a colleague or team in the ACSA Over and Above Program. The Program, run by former aged care peak body ACSA (now Aged & Community Care Providers Association
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#Thanksforcaring – Recognising aged care workers

Sunday 7 August is Aged Care Employee Day, a day to recognise those who work in the industry, including the more than 1900 people employed with leading South Australian aged care provider ACH Group. ACH Group CEO Frank Weits said Aged Care Employee Day is an important day not only
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The art of creating art

For Bessie Dickins visualising a new piece of art is the key to her creative process. Bessie, who lives at ACH Group’s Milpara Residential Care Home and is exhibiting three pieces of art in the 2022 SALA Festival, is legally blind. “I can see the art in my head, but
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ACH Group turns 70

Leading South Australian not-for-profit aged care provider ACH Group is celebrating its 70th birthday in 2022. ACH Group, or as it was initially known Aged Cottage Homes, was founded in 1952 by Sir Keith Wilson, a former Senator for South Australia, and Federal Member for Sturt. ACH Group CEO Frank
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Tight-knit community ready to support homeless

Residential aged care residents are once again leading a unique community initiative to support people experiencing homelessness. For the third year, residents from ACH Group residential care homes will make mittens and knit gloves and scarves for people supported by charity organisation St Vincent de Paul Society (Vinnies), and they’re
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Celebrating contributions of volunteers

When asked what inspires Deb Coligan in her volunteer role, she responds that her own experience with her father living in a residential care home has a major influence. Deb is one of 20 volunteers at ACH Group’s West Park Residential Care Home in Goolwa. National Volunteer Week held from
Mothers Dorothy, Rae and Yvonne smiling and reflecting on motherhood

Celebrating mums on Mother’s Day

Introducing Dorothy, Rae, and Yvonne. The three women, who live at West Park Residential Care Home, shared their personal stories of motherhood for Goolwa’s local Magazine Coast Lines ahead of Mother’s Day. Dorothy is a mother of three and has four grandchildren. “My dad left us, and my mother had
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ACH Group and NARI partner for aged care research

ACH Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) bringing the organisations together to improve the health and wellbeing of older people. The new agreement aims to strengthen the capacity of both organisations to jointly pursue research goals, provide expert leadership, and promote excellence
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Celebrating Neighbour Day

A total of seven events were held across ACH Group Retirement Living communities to mark the celebration. Friendships, having a laugh, and looking out for one another were common sentiments shared at the recent events. More than 250 retirement living residents attended events in their community hub from 22 March