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.
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Marie’s tailor-made Best Week strikes the right note

Date: 22 March 2019
It’s been 52 years since musical duo Kevin and Marie went on their very first date after meeting at a venue where they both performed as solo artists. Marie now lives in a Whiddon home in the Hunter..
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Celebrating women at Whiddon on IWD

Date: 7 March 2019
International Women’s Day (IWD) on 8 March is a global day that pays tribute to the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.
Whiddon residents participating in Dancewise, Whiddon's innovative dance program.

Dancewise – an aged care dance program with a difference

Date: 19 February 2019
Dancewise is an innovative and evidence-based dance program that offers aged care residents the opportunity for self-expression, creativity and movement - regardless of mobility issues.
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Important Notice: Whiddon Hornsby – Power Outage

Date: 13 February 2019
Important Notice - AusGrid power outage affecting Whiddon Hornsby aged care home.
A resident dancing happily with Morrie who is playing a ukulele at Whiddon's nursing home in Maitland.

Let’s Celebrate the 2019 NSW Seniors Festival!

Date: 7 February 2019
We're paying tribute to the valuable contributions of older people in our communities and are offering a whole lot of fun during the 2019 NSW Seniors Festival.
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Whiddon Kelso pitches in for Bathurst drought relief

Date: 23 January 2019
Whiddon's Kelso aged care home pitches in to support local farmers during the drought with a huge delivery of hay rolling into town. The delivery, part of the not-for-profit's community support...

Whiddon supports youth education in Temora

Date: 6 January 2019
Whiddon will support young people in the Temora region to reach their education goals, by providing $1500 towards the Temora District Education Fund.

Introducing Whiddon’s Scholarship Recipients for 2019

Date: 21 December 2018
In late 2018, four Whiddon employees were announced and awarded scholarships to undertake studies as part of Whiddon’s 2019 Scholarship Program. With the support of corporate partners, CPS, Planix, Woollam and Triforce, Whiddon offers educational opportunities to staff members through an application process. All employees, across the many different skilled areas within the organisation, are […]