News at Estia Health

We like to share news about life in our homes, whether it’s our residents’ experiences, our caring and compassionate people or our community connections.

Carer's Week 2022 story with John and Margarete

Our residents

05 October 2022

Carer's Week 2022 story with John and Margarete

Making the decision to place someone you love into respite is never easy, but it was exceptionally difficult for Margarete and John. Read their beautiful story here and how Estia Health were able to help them through the process.

Dementia Action Week 2022

Our people

05 October 2022

Dementia Action Week 2022

To bring awareness to Dementia Action Week we asked Kalpana our Clinical Care Coordinator to share her story on what it's like to work in one of our memory support units.

Lamb Moussaka - a winning dish for our residents

Our homes

05 October 2022

Lamb Moussaka - a winning dish for our residents

At Estia Health we are changing the way that people think about residential care food. And our kitchens are run by Head Chefs, who take pride in the food they serve and the ingredients they use. Read on for our Lamb Moussaka recipe.

Verena – the day I met Princess Elizabeth

Our homes

14 September 2022

Verena – the day I met Princess Elizabeth

It’s not every day that we hear the extraordinary story from a resident of ours that not only met the Queen when she was Princess Elizabeth, but also ran top secret errands and worked with electronic communications that were vital to the war effort in WW2. Read on for Verena's incredible story.

Gibin and Bree win a major prize

Our people

13 September 2022

Gibin and Bree win a major prize

This year, two of our nurses, Gibin and Bree attended the Australian College of Nursing National Nursing Forum over the course of three days. In their own words, let’s hear how they found the event.

Aged Care Employee Day - a chat with Kerry

Our people

11 August 2022

Aged Care Employee Day - a chat with Kerry

To celebrate Aged Care Employee Day we asked Kerry our Executive Director to share her story.