Northern Gardens attends the Newlands Community “Open Table”

The Lifestyle team and a few care recipients from Northern Gardens had the pleasure of attending our first “Open Table” at Newlands Community House.
“Open Table” is a community event where volunteers come together and prepare, cook and serve lunch in the Community kitchen which is open for anyone to attend and enjoy a freshly cooked meal.


Biggest Morning Tea

Biggest Morning Tea's were hosted across MACG homes this week to raise money for the Cancer Council. There were plenty of cakes, slices and raffles for all who attended to enjoy.


MACG Honours Our Veterans on ANZAC Day 2017

All MACG homes hosted ANZAC Day services for our Veterans with wreath laying ceremonies, for our residents unable to attend services in the community.


Sorrento Lodge Celebrates with Family and Friends a Tropical Fiesta

Residents, Family and Friends were treated to a tropical fiesta BBQ day at Sorrento Lodge.


Pebbles Patch Where Friendships Grow

Late last year the staff and residents in our memory support unit at Casey Aged Care decided to start their very own vegetable garden growing corn, zucchinis and beans.


Spice Fruit Mince Pies

Ingredients Makes: 12 pies
Filling: 375g dried mixed fruit , 1 green apple, peeled and grated , 1 cup brown sugar ,50g butter melted
1 orange, zested and juiced , 2 teaspoon McCormick Mixed Spice , 2 teaspoon McCormick cinnamon, Ground , 2 teaspoon McCormick Nutmeg, Ground.


MACG Residences Adopt-A- Family this Christmas

The Salvation Army, in partnership with Bunnings, Cranbourne, is again running the Adopt-A- Family programme.


The bond between carer and resident

Special Friendship at Northern Gardens

"Connie makes me feel special like I am here for her but really she is here for me”


Casey Ageing Well Festival

The expo was for the city of Casey Ageing Well Festival to celebrate seniors month, more information on seniors month can be found at www.seniorsonline.vic.gov.au
We have sites offering a free bus outing at Casey Aged Care, Bingo at Casey Manor on the 20th October and BBQ at Parkdale on the 13th October.


Emerging Leaders Program

The aged care industry produces very good clinical nurses, unfortunately, good clinicians don’t always make good leaders and managers.
Our emerging leaders program is designed to furnish our staff, at various levels, with the appropriate tools, skills and mindsets required to become excellent leaders of people.