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Queen’s Birthday Honour for ACH Group Board Director

June 11, 2019

ACH Group Board Director Brenda Wilson has been recognised with an Order of Australia (AM) medal in this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours List announced yesterday. Her medal was awarded for “significant service to community health, and to the people of … READ MORE

Maxine’s Story

May 24, 2019

Maxine Bawden says she has a renewed sense of purpose now that she is volunteering with ACH Group’s East Arts Group.  Maxine’s husband passed away 18 years ago and, with no children and not many family members left in Adelaide, she found she was mostly … READ MORE

Bea’s Story

May 23, 2019

Bea Plush is a volunteer with ACH Group’s Sing for Joy choir at Wynn Vale as well as a member of the group. She was instrumental in organising a series of intergenerational performances with the Wynn Vale and Ridgehaven Primary School choirs. She helpe … READ MORE

Brian’s Story

May 22, 2019

Brian Hibben is a volunteer with Riverside Artists, a group run by ACH Group that meets every Friday morning at Port Noarlunga Arts Centre.  When Brian joined the group three years ago, he had never tried art before.  “Now I work across all kinds of me … READ MORE

Les’s Story

May 21, 2019

Les Middleton enjoys the social aspect of volunteering with ACH Group’s ‘Just Blokes’ group.  Based in the east and north, these groups have grown in popularity and offer men aged 60 and over the chance to make new connections and enjoy fortnightly bus … READ MORE

ViTA at Healthia a step closer 

May 9, 2019

ACH Group is pleased to announce it has selected Sarah Constructions as the preferred builder for ViTA at Healthia, a new health and wellness precinct to be developed adjacent to the Lyell McEwin Hospital in the City of Playford. The first stage of exc … READ MORE

Start the conversation to plan ahead

April 2, 2019

All Australians and their families are being encouraged to talk about what matters most during National Advance Care Planning Week (April 1 to 5). Launched last year, the initiative invites people to start conversations with loved ones about what livin … READ MORE

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Study participants aged 80+ needed

March 26, 2019

The CSIRO are seeking healthy individuals aged 80 and over, who live in Adelaide, to participate in a study to determine whether specific molecular changes in saliva, cheek cells and blood samples could be used for early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s diseas … READ MORE

A long history of supporting women

March 8, 2019

Consistent with its long history of supporting South Australian women through affordable housing options, ACH Group is continuing to innovate with new service delivery models to meet the needs of vulnerable older women with the announcement a new housi … READ MORE

New housing to support older South Australians

March 5, 2019

ACH Group continues to innovate with new service delivery models to meet the needs of vulnerable older South Australians with the announcement a new housing development in the heart of Adelaide. Spence on Light was officially launched in Light Square t … READ MORE

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