Category: Resident story

The power of positivity at Glengara

When Len Miller had a devastating surfing accident in 2005, doctors gave him about a 3% chance of pulling through.

Family the catalyst to friendship at Riverina Gums

For resident Margaret Post, following a family member to live at Riverina Gums led to many new and unexpected friendships.

Community a driving force at Glengara

The spirit of community and camaraderie is alive and well at Glengara Retirement Village.

Creating communities of kindness

As seen in Ageless: After raising more than $80,000 for local charities, Drayton Villas’ Noreen Doran is still amazed by the generosity of others.

Queenly quartet celebrate in style at Cleveland Manor

A joint 90th birthday celebration provided residents of Cleveland Manor with plenty of reason to party last month

Tea Tree Gardens celebrates turning 30

Tea Tree Gardens Retirement Village recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, marking the occasion with a huge party.

A sense of belonging

For resident Barb Baird, an unexpected family connection going back years makes her feel like she belongs at Glengowrie Retirement Village.

Newling Gardens welcomes new bus stop

A new bus stop at the entrance of Newling Gardens Retirement Village has been met with widespread praise from residents and neighbours.

Bowled over by member’s welcome

Magill resident Bernie Tobin is a keen bowler and volunteer who can often be found at Payneham Bowling Club, where his commitment has recently been recognised.

Volunteer receives another award

Boambee Gardens resident Pat Roser has been recognised for her voluntary work and dedication to helping others less fortunate.

30 reasons to celebrate

From its origins as a sugar plantation through to it being used as an emergency airstrip during World War II, Noyea Riverside certainly has an interesting history.

Retirees raise money for MND

Tea Tree Gardens Retirement Village was a sea of blue at their annual fundraiser as staff and residents supported Motor Neurone Disease South Australia.