Chef in ktichen at aged care home

Whiddon Redhead opens aged care home with new household living model

Date: 11 October 2019
Whiddon will open the doors to a brand new aged care home at Whiddon Redhead, with an innovative household living model aligned with the aged care provider's award-wining model of care.

Whiddon supports youth education initiative in the regional area of Temora

Date: 8 October 2019
Whiddon is proud to support the Temora & District Education Fund, an important initiative to assist young people in the region to achieve their learning, career and education goals and dreams.
A Whiddon carer chatting happily with a resident at the Whiddon Belmont nursing home.

Aged care careers in need of critical awareness-boost, new research finds

Date: 7 August 2019
More than 60% of tertiary students will not consider a career in aged care, new research by aged care provider, Whiddon, has found. Read more on the findings and why a career in aged care offers ...
New Whiddon aged care home building project at Temora

DA lodged for Temora Aged Care Expansion Project

Date: 2 August 2019
The Whiddon Temora expansion project will deliver 50 new aged care places and a number of benefits to the region, including employment opportunities.
Whiddon residents chatting during Chat, Stories and Tea at an aged care home in Beaudesert.

Whiddon’s Chat, Stories and Tea program launches at Beaudesert home

Date: 14 May 2019
Whiddon have introduced their research-based, social memory support program at their Beaudesert aged care home called Chat, Stories & Tea. What is Chat, Stories & Tea? Chat, Stories & Tea is based on cognitive stimulation therapy (CST) which is an evidence-based social group therapy developed in the UK for people with mild to moderate dementia.  […]
Lynda Neil, care manager at Whiddon Easton Park, smiling next to a resident.

International Nurses Day – Lynda’s inspiring story

Date: 10 May 2019
On International Nurses Day, we're sharing an inspiring story of Lynda Neil, a registered nurse at Whiddon with an incredible career spanning 44 years.
A carer smiling together with a resident at Whiddon's Glenfield aged care center.

Whiddon finalists in NSW Aged Care Awards

Date: 29 April 2019
We are delighted to share the news that Whiddon has been named a state finalist in the 2019 Leading Aged Services Australia (LASA) Awards for creating and launching Aged Care Employee Day!
A sheep dog rounding up a group of sheep.

Retired farmers inspire a new generation of farmers

Date: 11 April 2019
With decades of agricultural experience under their belts, aged care residents from Whiddon Temora visited the rural town of Ariah Park to help inspire a new generation of farmers studying at a local school. The residents and former farmers, most from long-standing local farming families, had the opportunity to see first-hand what the Ariah Park […]
Two residents chatting over tea during Whiddon's celebration of Neighbour Day.

Neighbour Day – an easy way to say g’day!

Date: 28 March 2019
Neighbour Day on 31 March is an important initiative that encourages Australians to connect with others who live close by, to help combat loneliness and social isolation.