Sharing the Warmth at Japara Sandhurst

In early July, Kathy Rodis from the RDNS (Royal District Nursing Service) Homeless persons program was invited to a special morning tea, where she was presented with six hand-knitted blankets. Each blanket is 6 feet long, and combined, took four months to complete. The blankets were made by Sandhurst residents by sewing strips together. At the time of writing, an additional three blankets have been completed, with an annual date made in May for a blanket handover morning tea.
Congratulations to all at Sandhurst for such a fantastic initiative coming to fruition!

Recent stories

Celebrating Sharon McMahon – 30 years of excellence in aged care

With over 30 years of experience working in aged care, Sharon has grown up with the Albury & District home.   ...

Read more

Meet Susan McCoy – Riverside Views’ new Home Manager

Susan McCoy is the Home Manager at Japara’s Riverside Views home in Riverside, Tasmania. Susan joined the Japara tea...

Read more
Close up photo of tea, dessert and book on sofa in library at Japara Hallam aged care home

Creating a home-like environment for dementia support at South West Rocks

A refurbishment project to provide even greater support to those living with dementia at Japara South West Rocks will be...

Read more