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Yvonne finds new purpose

Yvonne finds new purpose

Yvonne has found a new purpose in life since moving into Estia Health Benalla. She first arrived in February as a respite resident when she needs some extra support. However, after spending several weeks in the home, she was ready to make the move permanent.

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Dolly visits Estia Health

Dolly visits Estia Health

Estia Health residents were delighted to receive a visit from "Dolly" the pony to celebrate the annual birthday of the horse. A spokesperson said Dolly belonged to staff member Kellie's daughter and she was an absolute gem with the residents.

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Piglets bring joy to residents

Piglets bring joy to residents

Residents from Estia Health Benalla had some unusual visitors this week that left everyone smiling. Isla Bingham from ‘‘Almost Heaven Mini Pigs’’ brought in her four-month-old piglets Ruby and Pippa to spend some time with the residents, who enjoyed holding and cuddling the pigs, something not many had done before.

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Resident Marj marks 90 years

Resident Marj marks 90 years

The Benalla Ensign have written about a resident of Estia Health Benalla, Marjorie (Marj) Cecil who recently celebrated her 90th birthday. The article has recognised her invaluable contribution and generosity of giving to others.

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