Reference committee appointments confirmed

THE Australian Industry and Skills Committee (AISC) has confirmed the appointment of members to its Aged Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC), which will bring industry, health professionals, peak education and[…]

Community support builds

THE community continues to rally behind Boandik’s multi-million dollar wellbeing centre as its January construction date nears. Planning approval from Mount Gambier City Council has been […]

Aged care report presented

AUSTRALIA’S Health, Aged Care and Sport Committee has presented a report following its inquiry into the quality of care in residential aged care facilities. Committee chair Trent Zimmerman said the inquiry examined the[…]

Aged care sector inquiry welcomed

TWO of the city’s leading aged care providers have welcomed a Royal Commission into the aged care sector. Prime Minister Scott Morrison last month announced the […]

Aged care centre groundwork begins

TREES were cleared across a large parcel of vacant land at Boandik Lake Terrace recently ahead of the construction of a $4.8m wellbeing centre. Earth works […]

World at feet of young migrant

HAVING aspirations of studying law and psychology, young Australian citizen Chanceline Kakule has flourished after fleeing the demographic republic of Congo. At the age of three, […]

$4.8m seniors centre floated

THE region’s largest aged care provider has called on the community to rally behind a proposed $4.8m wellbeing centre, which will include a long-awaited hydrotherapy pool. […]

Craft in spotlight

BOANDIK residents were spinning yarn in the figurative and literal sense on Monday during an engagement workshop presented by Country Arts SA. Renowned choreographer Lina Limosani […]