Aged Care worker is having conversation with the resident
Keeping Chickens

Have you met the Hensioners?

Date: 11 December 2015
An Australian first, HenPower is being trialled in a number of Whiddon’s residential aged care homes across NSW. The creative ageing program, halfway through its trial period, sees residents nurtur...
A resident with a senior member of Whiddon Group and local councilor at the opening of Whiddon Kelso's new residential wing.

New wing officially opened at Kelso

Date: 26 November 2015
Making the move into aged care can be a tough, unwanted transition for some people, but Bathurst resident Alex Bedwell believes if you’ve got the right facility to call home, there is no reason not to

Residents get creative at Christmas

Date: 23 November 2015
As part of our Creative Ageing approach, our Whiddon services recently ran a Christmas card art competition amongst Community Care, Residential and Independent Living clients.
June Ellem, a chef at Whiddon Grafton, collecting her National Hospitality Award.

Grafton wins National Hospitality Award

Date: 23 November 2015
Grafton's June Ellem took home the National ‘Chef/Cook of the Year’ title at the 2015 Aged Care Hospitality Awards Gala Dinner in Melbourne on October 30.

Residents ‘Henthusiastic’ about HenPower

Date: 11 November 2015
Residents and staff at our residential care homes are quickly becoming 'henthusiasts', with the introduction of a new Creative Ageing program, HenPower. HenPower is...

The Carnival comes to Casino

Date: 2 November 2015
Residents, staff and local students have welcomed the Carnival of the Here and Now, a 'circus skills exercise program', to Whiddon Casino.

Temora’s Fisherama 6th year success

Date: 2 November 2015
The team from our Temora home are delighted with the success of their annual Fisherama Fishing and Camping Family Weekend, which ran on October 10th and 11th.
Whiddon Kelso employee, Liz Priddle was the winner of a NSW state award at the Aged Care Hospitality Awards in 2015.

Kelso local takes home NSW Hospitality Award

Date: 8 October 2015
The Whiddon Group Kelso employee, Liz Priddle, has been named the NSW State winner in the 2015 Aged Care Hospitality Awards ‘Laundry Services Individual of the Year’ category.

Whiddon Grafton employees take home NSW Hospitality Awards

Date: 8 October 2015
The Whiddon Group Grafton has announced that two employees have been named NSW Winners in the Oscar Hospitality Awards for 2015.
A group of residents celebrating Whiddon Glenfield winning the NSW Facility Catering Service of the Year award.

Whiddon Easton Park named NSW Facility Catering Service of the Year

Date: 8 October 2015
The Whiddon Group Easton Park in Glenfield has been named NSW ‘Facility Catering Service of the Year’ at the 2015 Aged Care Hospitality Awards.