OCAV Newsletters

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Keep in touch with what is happening in The Old Colonists’ Association of Victoria community. Each edition we feature profiles of the people who make up our villages and discuss village developments, and broader issues that affect ageing Victorians. Click the 'Subscribe' button above.

If Helen Besley had to advise her younger self, she is under no doubt what she would say.

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There is something about older patients and aged care that geriatrician Dr Mary Britton loves.

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The OCAV Council recently committed to becoming an energy efficient and sustainable community.

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In a single century, we have gone from one of the most age-integrated nations on earth to its mirror opposite. How can we find new ways to do old things, to rediscover the joys of intergenerational connection?

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Leith Park blokes love their Men’s Shed so much so that they have outgrown their existing shed.

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Two of OCAV’s major housing projects have been recognised at this year’s Victorian Architecture Awards in the Residential Architecture Multiple Housing category.

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There is a lot of cutting and shaping going on at Currie Park, OCAV’s Euroa village, thanks to resident artist Gillian Coates.

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OCAV is part of the Aged Care Collaboration with other aged care providers, industry associations and trade unions to warn the federal government that care for aged care residents may be compromised if staff are not vaccinated by the time it becomes mandatory.

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Liscombe House resident Joan Hammond loves the days when her great grandson Hudson comes to visit her.

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Ritu Paudel is a familiar face around Liscombe House. She joined OCAV in May 2018 as a Registered Nurse, and now combines nursing with coordinating the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) for the organisation.

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Leith Park is a wonderful place for single older women because of the community and the age-friendly accommodation. I don’t think I have ever felt as safe as I have here.

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