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OCAV is well placed to comment in issues relating to ageing and care for ageing Victorians, having provided these services for almost 150 years.
This submission focuses on the impact of COVID-19 on Liscombe House, our aged care facility.Read More
July 30, 2020
This page includes updates about Liscombe House and COVID-19, main contacts and visitor guidelines.Read More
July 27, 2020
This year’s Aged Care Employee Day on Friday 7 August is going to be a day of celebrations and thank yous at Liscombe House. And rightly so. We have just been lifted out of lockdown by the Victorian Public Health Unit, a testament to our team of nurses, carers, cooks, allied health professionals, lifestyle officers, cleaners, administration staff and volunteers. They are all champions, and never have I been reminded it of so much as these past ...Read More
Peggy is a well-known face around Rushall Park, and has built up quite a fan base among the residents.
The art of poetry is important to Pamela Longmuir, keeping her focused on what is important in her life and the chance to introduce poetry to others in Braeside Park.
When it comes to being level-headed, Erika Mohoric is one of the best.
Australia’s international borders may be closed but there will be nothing shortly to stop Currie Park residents from skydiving onto the Serengeti Plain to taking a trip to outer space without leaving their armchairs.
A major donation/ bequest has been gifted to the Old Colonists’ Association of Victoria by an organisation with a 45-year-old history in looking after older people through day care and emergency accommodation.
We have put together links, podcasts, puzzles and downloads for your mind, body and most importantly, your soul, to stay active and healthy during lockdown.
Diversional therapist Adrian Onofrio couldn’t be happier that some lucky timing led him to Liscombe House, OCAV’s aged care facility. “This job is about working with people and I know that each day I might make a difference to just one person.