December 10, 2020

Tech Savvy: Stay Connected with Computer Tutoring for Seniors

They don’t call it the Digital Age for nothing. So much of modern life is…

November 27, 2020

The Life-giving Benefits of Muscle Strength

Muscle strength is a key pillar to healthy ageing and independence, and BASScare’s exercise programs…

November 6, 2020

BASScare’s Affordable Independent Living Units

Ageing is a journey, one with many side trips and pull-offs along the way. Like…

November 6, 2020

Nothing Trivial About It: Why Trivia For Seniors Matters

Trivia has been a staple of the Melbourne pub scene for decades – one of…

November 6, 2020

Mood and Melody: The Mind-Altering Benefits of Music Therapy

A little under half a million Australians live with dementia, and everyday they’re joined by…

November 5, 2020

The Benefits of Pet Therapy

As a country, we love animals. Over 60 per cent of Australian households are a…

September 30, 2020

The Benefits of Reading: How Books Make Our Minds Stronger

Imagine an activity that’s immensely enjoyable – indeed, addictive – with no downsides and enormous…

September 25, 2020

5 Ways to Maintain Routines for People with Dementia

We’re all vulnerable to the effects of isolation and loneliness at any stage throughout our…

August 28, 2020

Podcasts: a whole new world waiting to be discovered!

There’s a whole new world waiting to be discovered, and it’s called podcasts. You may…

August 13, 2020

4 Great Upper Body Exercises You Can Do At Home

Are you staying home and want to exercise, but you don’t have specific exercise equipment?…

May 28, 2020

The Learn, Laugh and Lunch Group: Survival Tips for Self Isolating

Our Wednesday Learn, Laugh and Lunch group participants, staff and fabulous team of volunteers are…

May 14, 2020

Discover Music Therapy with Dr Christina Green at Faversham House

By Dr Christina Green, RMT (Registered Music Therapist) In late February 2020 I was appointed…