Local alliance set to strengthen community ties

picture of Hunters Hill Congregational Church

Hunters Hill Church

In a move that proves community is alive and well in the area, the local Hunters Hill Congregational Church (HHCC) has forged an alliance with local aged care provider, Twilight Aged Care (TAC), in a partnership which will enable both groups to enlarge their capacity to care for the local community.

The two organis
ations share similar missions to provide quality services and amenities to the communities they serve, this includes supporting the disadvantaged, frail and aged. It is this commitment and synergy that led to a formal agreement that has just been reached between the two.

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Hunters Hill Village Resident Gives Much Loved Musical the Thumbs Up

Residents from Hunters Hill Village were lucky enough to have recently been invited to a Riverside Girls High School musical performance of the classic, Mary Poppins. One of Twilight’s more colourful residents, Father Kevin Kerley, gave us his review (David Stratton style) of the local school’s production:

“We were very excited to have been invited by Riverside Girls High School to their Mary Poppins production and the school was so helpful with ushering us into the school hall and making us feel comfortable. It was impressive that the girls had also invited students with disabilities from other schools to attend. Read More

PAC4RAC Group Pass With Flying Colours

L to R: Hon. Gillian Skinner MP, Anna Rozario (NSW Ambulance), Jonathan Tunhavasana (NSW Ambulance), Jacqueline Edgley (NSLHD), Lesley Jordan (Twilight Aged Care), Claire Banister – Jones (Twilight Aged Care, David Dutton (NSW Ambulance) and Deb Stewart (NSLHD)

Twilight Facility Manager, Clare Banister-Jones and her colleagues in the PAC4RAC project – Providing Appropriate Care for Residents in Aged Care – have now completed the formal/theoretical part of the
programme. Read More

Recipes from the Twilight Kitchen

At Twilight we are committed to providing residents with nutritious, wholesome foods and we are often asked for recipes so we will be regularly featuring popular recipes for you to cook or share with friends.

In this edition Twilight’s Hospitality Services Manager, Wagma Osman, shares two recipes which are fast, affordable and easy to prepare: Cous Cous Salad and Savoury Bread. Read More

Staff Spotlight: Helena Bennett, RN

Helena Bennett, RN

Helena Bennett

When did you join Twilight Aged Care?

I joined Twilight in October 2016, as the Registered Nurse at Glades Bay Gardens home. In this role I am responsible for supervision of care staff and the overall delivery of clinical care to residents. Read More

Role of Volunteers in Focus

Twilight Aged Care is lucky to have some wonderful volunteers to support residents and staff. As we look to build our current volunteer program this year, we bring you some recent highlights of ways our volunteers are enriching lives at Twilight: Read More

Glengarry Reinvigorates Lifestyle Programme

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Glengarry’s Recreational Activity Officer (RAO), Ben Chard, has been hard at work on a new leisure and lifestyle project aimed at improving residents’ quality of life by reducing individual isolation, empowering residents and staff to take control and facilitate an individualised lifestyle program, and reinvigorating the existing program through increased volunteer participation. Read More

Twilight Employee of the Year 2016

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Ramina Shiekhali, John Laurie, Faye Williams

In 2016 Twilight Aged Care introduced the inaugural John Laurie Employee of the Year Award as a means of recognising and celebrating outstanding staff who enact the values of Respect, Compassion, Integrity and Commitment in all they do. Read More

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