News & Events
OCAV is well placed to comment in issues relating to ageing and care for ageing Victorians, having provided these services for almost 150 years.
Work is well under way for the scheduled opening of the second stage of Leith Park’s apartment homes in September.
May 29, 2020
There has been no excuse for slackening off on exercise during lockdown at Rushall Park.Read More
May 28, 2020
Give a job to a busy person and it gets done is a well-known adage and nothing is truer than when it comes to volunteer Steph Deague-Hall.Read More
When COVID-19 closed the community, Elaine Mahoney immediately reached for her box of materials and sewing machine.Read More
Evon Ingleby’s years of work in ‘home relocation’ and bereavement have given her an unexpected advantage in her role as Resident’s Coordinator at OCAV’s Rushall and Braeside Park villages.Read More
Packing boxes may not be the best way to spend afternoons but for Ellen Doyle, she can’t stop smiling even after box number 25.Read More
May 7, 2020
One of the most special days for my family is Mother’s Day. It is a time when we come together over a meal to celebrate the mums in our lives including those we have lost and the substitute mums in between. This year is different, we all know that. But that does not mean that it cannot be special and a day to enjoy.Read More
May 6, 2020
Until lockdown against the coronavirus started in Victoria, Stephanie Saunders was always out and about visiting family and friends and keeping herself busy.
OCAV is looking to install solar panels across its four villages over the next few years, starting with the rooftops of Liscombe House.
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.