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Feros Care is a multi-award winning not-for-profit organisation that’s been offering quality care and support services for older Australians since 1990.

We strive to be a strong ambassador and partner in the lives of seniors. Our focus is on helping seniors to remain living independently, socially connected, healthy and fulfilling lives for as long as possible.

Feros Care offers industry leading services in At Home Care, Residential Care, Telehealthcare, Case Management, and Health & Wellness.
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  • I-Grow germinates green fingers
    Improved self-esteem, dexterity, balance and strength are being nurtured in Feros Care’s Villages through a horticulture program where residents are reconnecting with their green fingers while others ...
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  • BoldVember winner on a high
    That was fun, can we do it again?” was all the then-90-year-old Audrey Kuchel of Ballarat had to say when she’d finished riding Fiji’s adrenaline-pumping Giant Zipline in a harness that takes th...
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  • Positive ageing is easier than you think
    While it’s positive that you’re ageing, are you ageing positively? A survey by the Australian Psychological Society (APS) has identified the common challenges to positive ageing involve maintaining he...
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  • A helping hand to nourish the spirit
    Getting weekly help with meal preparation is just one of a number of services you could receive as part of the government-funded Home Care program via Feros Care. If you would prefer Home Care assi...
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  • Get bold not old
    Catwalking the talk Frank Sebastyan has laid claim to the title of Australia’s oldest male model. At 73, the Adelaide-based grandfather has already been working as a model for a decade, and as a form...
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  • Seven foods for healthy eyes
    Did your mother ever tell you to eat carrots for good eyesight? Here are seven foods that are actually better than carrots for your vision. That said, make sure you keep eating your carrots! SPI...
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  • Official opening of the Feros Experience Centre
    Feros Care Chair, Allen Lind, Feros Care CEO Jennene Buckley, and the Minister for Aged Care, the Hon. Ken Wyatt, AM MP at the Experience Centre opening. The Federal Minister for Aged Care, the Hon...
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  • Make 2017 your year to get help at home
    A little bit of help goes a long way in helping seniors to stay healthy, active and connected to their community, and living independently in their own home. This care and support is provided by Au...
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  • Diversity and Inclusion
    At Feros Care we value and respect the life experience of every individual. We are committed to providing an environment that encourages diversity and is welcoming, enhancing and inclusive for all. At...
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  • Feros Care will provide Local Area Coordination in 2017
    Feros Care is excited to be partnering with the NDIS to provide Local Area Coordinator (LAC) services in Mackay and Townsville in late February 2017, helping more people live healthy, fulfilling and c...
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  • Get Bold Not Old winner enjoys Zipline thrills
    92 year old Audrey Kuchel, of Ballarat has officially been named the Feros Care Get Bold Not Old winner for 2016. Audrey won the Get Bold Not Old competition by being the oldest woman to complete t...
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  • Membop
    Music is the sound track to life. Give the gift of a re-invigorated life this Christmas. By giving your loved one Feros Care’s music therapy MemBop this Christmas, you will enable them to enjoy hours...
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  • 7 foods for healthy eyes
    Did your mother ever tell you to eat carrots for good eyesight? Here are seven foods that are actually better than carrots for your vision. 1. SALMON, HERRINGS AND SARDINES: Fatty fish are a rich s...
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  • CEO recognised for being technology advocate
    Feros Care CEO Jennene Buckley was inducted into the Information Technology in Aged Care (ITAC) Hall of Fame, in recognition of her significant contribution to implementing and advocating for the use ...
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  • Buddy system works to welcome new staff
    Christine Demou has been a Care Manager with Feros for over three years, and before that, she’d had years of case management roles. With so much experience, it made sense to have her work alongside ne...
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  • 'One size does not fit all' approach wins new fans
    Victoria had been Joseph’s carer for many years and the demands on her were steadily growing as Joseph’s Parkinson’s symptoms worsened. Victoria was very anxious about the responsibility, she felt tra...
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  • New Wellbeing Manager finds job so rewarding
    “I’ve only been with Feros Care for one month and already I feel like Santa Claus! I can see the impact I am going to have for a person and their family. Belinda (l), the trainee and Christine (r...
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  • Creating an Appetite for Life
    The vision for the Maggie Beer Foundation is to ensure that all residents in aged care are provided with fresh food with flavour. Maggie believes that to achieve this we need to engage and educate cat...
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  • Re-connecting with bowling buddies
    Due to a medical condition Bruce was no longer able to drive.  He had lost contact with his friends and he particularly missed his bowling mates.  Feros worked with him to regain that connection.  We ...
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  • Boldvember Reveals You’re Never Too Old
    How would you act if you did not know how old you were? A photo competition showing seniors living boldly, is smashing negative stereotypes about ageing, proving how old you are has nothing to do ...
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  • Innovative partnership to revolutionise healthcare in NZ
    The new company, ‘Inviga’ (from ‘Invigorate’), is a 50/50 joint venture and was established following a successful six-month Telehealthcare pilot* undertaken last year. Feros Care and Selwyn share a v...
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  • Caring Staff Go Above and Beyond
    Our Wellbeing Manager, Cheryl Rayner, was helping 78 year old Sonia Corns to access At-Home Care. Sonia had just been released from hospital after an extended stay where many doctors had told her fami...
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  • Spring lamb with Italian inspired vegetables
    Nothing says “Spring” more than fresh Australian lamb. This simple yet elegant and inviting meal embraces the nutritional aspects of crisp spring vegetables and is one of my favourite meals. It is qu...
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  • Staying Connected Through Time
    Nearly 50 years ago, six mothers banded together to raise money for their children’s school. Soon after, these women laughingly called themselves ‘Thursday Ladies’ and committed to ‘doing lunch’ every...
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  • Unpaid carers contribute more than $60 billion
    Australia has more than 2.8 million unpaid carers whose combined efforts equate to more than $60 billion a year (if this was provided by paid carers) . These 2.8 million silent heroes play an in...
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  • As I Age Boards for Victoria and Tasmania Seniors Week
    Feros Care is taking the “As I Age …” project to the streets of Tasmania and Victoria for Seniors’ Week in October. The national initiative is backed by councils in four states and was launched earli...
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  • Get behind BOLDtober and challenge ageing stereotypes
    BOLDtober kicks off on 1 October with the sole purpose of putting an end to negative stereotypes around ageing and getting older. BOLDtober invites everyone over 70 to be photographed being Bold No...
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  • Boldvember #GetBoldNotOld
    Congratulations to Lynne Watts winner of our BOLDtober/BOLDvember "Get Bold, Not Old" competition with the winning entry of her Mum - Adrenalin junkie, 92, Audrey Kuchel, of Ballarat
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  • Tournament Silver for Feros hero
    Byron Bay tennis star and Feros Care Hero, Margaret Fisher has wowed the crowds for the past ten days at the ITF Super-Seniors World Championships in Croatia. The unseeded 86 year old took silv...
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  • Your invisible guardian
    Ensuring seniors and people with disabilities can live in their own homes with confidence is a focus for Feros Care. Our team are continuously looking for the very best emerging technologies and equip...
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  • It's agreed - age is but a number
    Federal Assistant Minister for Health and Aged Care, Ken Wyatt applauded Feros Care on rejecting the general notion that ageing kicks in on a milestone birthday. Visiting Feros Care’s headquarters ...
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  • As I Age for Qld Seniors Week
    Feros Care is taking the ‘As I Age…’ project to the streets, joining forces with councils across four states across Australia for Seniors Week. The boards have already been an enormous hit, showing up...
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  • Ask Gran Not Google
    Sex, drugs and rock ‘n roll were the main topics during a recent Skype conversation between Year Nine school students at Davidson High Sydney and residents at Feros Village Byron Bay. The eight sen...
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  • Challenging Ageing Stereotypes at Byron Writers Festival
    Byron Writers Festival boasts a lineup of more than 150 brilliant writers and thinkers, and this year major sponsor Feros Care will be there to change perceptions and challenge stereotypes about growi...
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  • As I Age Queensland Seniors Week
    Feros Care is taking the ‘As I Age…’ project to the streets, joining forces with councils across four states across Australia for Seniors Week. The boards have already been an enormous hit, showing up...
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  • Taking it to the streets - WATCH OUT QUEENSLAND
    Feros Care is taking the "As I Age …" project to the streets, joining forces with councils all over Australia, across four states for Seniors Week. The boards have already been an enormous hit, showin...
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  • What Sort of Old Do You Want To Be Terms
    What Sort Of Old - Terms & Conditions Open to Australian residents. To enter this competition entrants will also need to opt-in to receive marketing communications (for example about Feros Care servi...
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  • Bold Bodgies Rock Cooly
    Tatts are no longer just the domain of bad boy bodgies! Get yourself “inked” with the feel good slogan, ‘Get Bold Not Old’ and you could win $1000 cash! Cooly Rocks On event sponsor – Feros Care – ...
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  • Inked and Ready To Rock
    Revelers at this year’s Cooly Rocks On could be in the running for a $1000 cash prize just for getting tattooed with the feel good slogan, Get Bold Not Old. (People can get their free Get Bold Not Ol...
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  • Aloha it’s a luau to help cure cancer
    Over 50 Feros Care Wommin Bay residents and their families, volunteers and staff gathered for a celebration of life last Thursday. The Hawaiian themed Biggest Afternoon tea and shave was for friends “...
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  • Sticking it to ageism - BBWF16
    Thank you to everyone who participated in our STICK IT TO AGEISM Competition on the weekend at the Bryon Writers Festival. We have a lucky draw winner. Congratulations Clare Wilson, Nerang – who h...
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  • 96 year old's inspiring Pearl of Wisdom
    A feel good campaign, bringing people of all ages together sharing Pearls of Wisdom, is helping change the perception of ageing in the community. Asking for advice on life, aged care provider, Fero...
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  • Grandmother virtually attends wedding
    Digital hearts are pumping across the a Indian ocean and beyond after Feros Care enabled one of its residents, Alma Bilson to attend her grandson’s wedding in the UK without leaving her home in Austra...
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  • Mature actors grace the silver screen in Seniors Film Festival
    Aged Care provider Feros Care is a proud sponsors of the only film festival in the world catering specifically to film lovers over 60 years of age - the Young At Heart Seniors Film Festival. Held a...
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  • NSW Seniors Week chalks up a discussion on ageing
    Be sure to take part in the As I Age chalkboards that are on display throughout NSW during this years’ Seniors Festival (1-10 April), and are designed to kickstart conversations about ageing. Feros...
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  • Positive Ageing is all in a day’s fun for 96 years young role model
    Byron Bay Shire’s Positive Ageing Awards were announced today (Tuesday 5 April 2016) as part of NSW Seniors Week. Special commendation went to 96 years young Jilli Richardson for being a positive role...
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  • Chalk it up to some thought-provoking fun this NSW Seniors Week
    More than a dozen As I Age chalkboards are on display throughout NSW during this years’ Seniors Festival (1-10 April), and are designed to kickstart conversations about ageing. Feros Care has joine...
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  • Feros captures and share pearls of wisdom across the generations
    You catch more flies with honey than vinegar’ is one of many Pearls of Wisdom that is being shared across generations, cultures and countries. This grass roots community campaign is gathering momen...
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  • Art sparks controversy and conversation among seniors
    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder when it comes to art, and Feros Care residents are no exception as they hotly discuss and debate a series of outdoor art installations touring the villages. Two...
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  • As I Age
    Rockdale CouncilAs I age, I want to max out my credit card  Taree City CouncilAs I age I would like to become more independent  Nambucca Shire CouncilThe response to the boards was ...
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  • Life lessons captured and shared across the generations
    Whether it’s the back of a toilet wall or a fantail lolly wrapping, we are surrounded by Pearls of Wisdom that can make us smile, provide life advice or even save us from future heartache. Fero...
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  • Pets play an important role in getting people out of bed
    Sometimes we need a little motivation to get going in the mornings – whatever our age. For 89 year old Les Svraka, a resident at Feros Care’s Wommin Bay village, his failing health and painful feet...
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  • Frequently Asked Questions
    We understand the process of applying for residential care may appear daunting; so to lessen the stress we have created this list of questions to help you find out more about entering care. What ar...
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  • Your guide to entering a Residential Care Village
    We understand the process of applying for residential care may appear daunting; so to lessen your stress we have created this step-by-step guide of activities to complete before you begin your applica...
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  • Feros finishes 2015 with a swag of awards
    Never content to rest on its laurels, Feros Care ended 2015 on a high note, being recognised by the industry and its peers for delivering excellence in the aged care sector, being nominated for nine a...
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  • Recognising stroke symptoms F.A.S.T!
    How do you know if someone is having a stroke? Think… F.A.S.T. The National Stroke Foundation recommends the F.A.S.T. test as an easy way to remember the most common signs of stroke. Using the F...
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  • Feros can help you take the first step towards Healthy Happiness
    Yep – Healthy Happiness. Regular exercise is an activity proven to boost overall health and happiness; indeed widely acknowledged to even help improve depression. And don’t think this effect is for...
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  • Our amazing community volunteers!
    We’d like to give a big shout out to our amazing community volunteers! Our volunteers offer an invaluable service to Feros Care clients by selflessly giving their time, energy and goodwill to their...
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  • Thinking about volunteering?
    Volunteer with Feros Care and make a difference! Feros Care is seeking enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers who are interested in bringing laughter, meaningful companionship and support to seniors i...
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  • 5 TIPS to beat the heat
    Summer heat can be scorching in Australia and many people fall victim to heat-related illnesses including heat stress and dehydration. Don’t let the heat beat you. Follow these simple tips to staying...
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  • Surveys
    At Feros Care we take great pride in the services we provide and are committed to ensuring we strive to do the best we can! Your thoughts, comments and feedback provide us with valuable insight int...
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  • Falls Prevention Update
    5 Simple Steps for avoiding falls. Stay strong and well balanced Specific exercises help reduce the risk of falls. Walking (although excellent for other health conditions) is not enough to preven...
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  • Re-energise with a Village respite stay
    Re-energise with a respite stay at one of our Feros residential villages We all need a break from our every day! If you already receive at-home care, respite care is an ideal way of giving you a...
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  • Professor Greg Tegart AM FTSE has been awarded 2016 ACT Senior Australian of the Year.
    Feros Hero, Professor Greg Tegart AM FTSE has been awarded 2016 ACT Senior Australian of the Year. At 86 years of age, Professor Greg Tegart is a leading advocate for smart assistive technologies t...
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  • Pet Allowed! VIPS for Residents’ Happiness!
    Moving into residential aged care can be stressful, particularly when people are faced with having to give up their cherished four-legged loved ones. This all-too-common dilemma is faced by many peopl...
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  • Your Festive Season Health & Wellness Tips
    The Christmas season is almost here – a fun time of the year to celebrate with family & friends the joy of sharing, giving and connecting. It can also be a challenging time for overindulging in mo...
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  • GET SOCIAL IN 2016! SENIORS WANTED!
    Live life the Feros Care way with fun, friendship and fantastic days out! Feros Care’s social calendars include a range of exciting and affordable trips for seniors living in the Gold Coast, Wide B...
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  • Feros residential villages recognised at Community Service in Aged Care Award
    FINALIST: Feros Care’s Sarah Marciano was a finalist at the National Community Service in Aged Care awards, which recognised for her commitment and excellence in delivering residential aged care servi...
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  • Gardenias, giggles and great joy
    It’s Fresh Friday and the smell of gardenias and fresh ground coffee is wafting through Feros Care aged care village at Bangalow. A dozen Village residents are sitting around tables arranging enorm...
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  • Feros wins Better Practice Awards for delivering high quality aged care services
    Feros Care received the Better Practice Awards for its revolutionary eVillage program, which makes going to the doctor a very quick and simple process, and enables people to ‘virtually’ connect to soc...
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  • Assistive technology pioneer honoured - Greg Tegart
    A leading scientist and advocate for smart assistive technologies for the aged and disabled has been awarded ACT Senior Australian of the Year, and has called for a more unified health technology sect...
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  • Feros Care health and wellbeing programs deliver results
    When aged and community care service provider Feros Care Services succeeded in delivering a workplace health and wellbeing program across several workplaces and 200 workers, it saw a rise in healthy l...
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  • Local Feros Care cook awarded 'Hospitality Trainee Excellence' award
    Winner of the 2015 Northern Rivers Novaskill traineeship “Hospitality Trainee Excellence” award went to Tracy Bannerman who works at Feros Care Residential Village Byron Bay. Ms Jennene Buckley, Fe...
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  • Feros Care will provide NDIS Local Area Coordination in 2017
    Feros Care is excited to be partnering with the NDIS to provide Local Area Coordinator (LAC) services in Mackay and Townsville in late February 2017, helping more people live healthy, fulfilling and c...
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  • Rick Stewart Our Own Master Chef
    Shining the Light on Food Feros Care is taking part in The Lantern Project, a research program that is shining a light on the importance of nutrition in residential aged care. Gold Coast dietit...
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  • Young at heart share love and laughter on Grandparents Day
    “H.O.P.E. you have a lovely day” sang children from Smiley Tots preschool as they waved goodbye to the residents of Feros Care Wommin Bay aged care village. The ten children aged between four and f...
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  • As I Age….I will do it disgracefully
    Breaking down stereotypes on how older people should think and act is the aim of an oversized ‘As I Age’ chalkboard set up outside the State Library during the Brisbane Writers Festival. Over five-...
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  • Ninety-one-year-old walks again after 15 years in a wheelchair
    Vascular disease claimed Bruce Rickert's right leg at age 76 and his left at 87. At 91, and after 15 years in a wheelchair, Mr Rickert decided he wasn't done with walking. He had two prosthetic legs f...
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  • Wheel-I-Am robot takes seniors on a remote visit to Sydney’s Martin Place
    Sydneysiders need not be concerned when they see a Robot wandering around Martin Place today, and chatting via video-conference with residents at Feros Village Byron Bay. Known as is Wheel-I-Am, th...
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  • As I Age….I do not giggle with a full bladder
    Federation Square will be home to an oversized ‘As I Age’ chalkboard during Melbourne Writers Festival so people can share their thoughts on getting older. The “As I Age” chalkboard is two metres h...
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  • Unleash your inner Shakespeare this weekend at Byron Bay Writers Festival
    Unleash your inner scribe this weekend at the Byron Bay Writers Festival by finishing the sentence “As I Age” on the oversized chalkboard. This chalkboard is two metres high and 12 metres long, and...
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  • Glennis
    #GetBoldNotOld_2015
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  • Changes to CHSP Services
    There has been some significant changes to the Commonwealth HACC Program. From 1 July 2015, this program has been consolidated into the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP). The exciting change...
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  • As I Age Entry
    I find your smile leads me into that place of softness, past the years and line I want to let go of my fears and inhibitions, and live the life of my dreams. I hope to discover that there is true ...
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  • AS I AGE…. takes centre-stage at Cooly Rocks
    An oversized, stand-alone chalkboard is centre-stage at this year’s Cooly Rocks (29 May-7 June), asking people to finish the sentence “As I Age….” This public art installation – known as the ‘A...
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  • Win the Ultimate Literary Giveaway
    Finish the sentence “As I Age…” and go in the draw to win a literary weekend at Byron Writers Festival. In 25 words or less, Feros Care wants you to put your thoughts into words. Simply tell us your h...
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  • Win the Ultimate Literary Giveaway
    Just finish the sentence “As I Age...” and go in the draw to WIN a literary weekend at Byron Bay Writers Festival from the 7 - 9 of August 2015. In 25 words or less, Feros Care wants you to tell us...
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  • As I Age Holding
    “As I Age” Public Art Installations Inspired by the 2014 Leading Age conference Nashville USA, Feros Care has built an oversized, stand-alone chalkboard asking people to finish the sentence “As I A...
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  • Robot helps elderly people get social
    When residents of Feros Village Wommin Bay (Kings Cliff) toured an ANZAC exhibition at Tweed Regional Museum last week they were accompanied by an interactive robot. This allowed residents with health...
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  • Feros Care Shares All! Our first Technology bootcamp
    A two-day industry conference to introduce and improve Aged and Community Care providers’ use of smart technologies has been announced by Feros Care. The Smart Technologies Bootcamp, to be held on ...
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  • Smart Technologies Bootcamp
    Feros Care’s Smart Technologies Bootcamp is the first of a series of workshops, being organised to support Community Care providers to mainstream smart technologies. The Bootcamp will run over two day...
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  • Feros Care among 13 aged care providers selected to deliver regional assessment services
    Feros Care is among 13 aged care providers across the country who will deliver regional assessment services (RAS), as part of the Federal Government’s reforms to make it easier for seniors to access s...
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  • SNAP A SELFIE AND WIN
    Congratulations to Pat Tate - WINNER in our senior selfie #GetBoldNotOld_2015 competition. "I believe people over 70 should “have a go” at whatever they have been thinking about after all, no one kno...
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  • Wheel-I-Am
    Known as is Wheel-I-Am, this is Feros Care’s latest recruit and is essentially an iPad mounted on a miniature Segway base.
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  • Selfie Competition
    Win a bold $1000 Red Balloon adventure! SNAP-A-SELFIE or POST-A-PIC for a chance to WIN Let’s Celebrate Ageing – submit a selfie or pic of an over 70 year old being Bold, Not Old! #GetBoldNotOld_2015...
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  • Feros Renews Sponsorship of Senior Tennis Ace
    Feros Care is excited to be renewing their sponsorship of senior tennis ace Margaret Fisher, with her bid to become the over 80s Australian tennis champion at the 2015 Australian Tennis Senior Champio...
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  • Why work at Feros Care?
    Feros Care is a multi-award winning non- profit organisation whose mission is to support senior Australians to live their best life. One of our most important corporate strategies is to create a workp...
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  • Over 80s Aussie Tennis Team Wins Bronze Medals
    Showing that age is no barrier, Australia welcomes home its 83 year old tennis star ??? Margaret Fisher ??? who competed in the ITF Super-Seniors World Championships in Turkey. Margaret was sponsor...
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  • FEROS CARE HITS THE WORLD STAGE AT LEADING-AGE HACKFEST IN NASHVILLE
    Innovative aged care provider Feros Care joined around 80 other professionals and students from around the world to Engage with Age' as part of the 2014 LeadingAge HackFest held in Nashville this mont...
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  • Feros Care redefines Ageing
    Don't just live with us, come alive with us is the attitude that resonates throughout the three Feros Care residential villages on the NSW North Coast. Feros Care is a national award winning aged c...
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  • Feros Care Highlights Ways To Support Carers during National Carer's Week
    There are 2.7 million people in Australia providing unpaid care and support to loved ones, family members, friends or even neighbours. On average, they spend approximately 40 hours per week providing ...
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  • SHARE YOUR FEARS ON GROWING OLDER AND HAVE THE CHANCE TO WIN TRAVEL VOUCHERS
    When it comes to growing older we all have concerns and genuine fears about what ageing will bring. These concerns range from the serious to the more light-hearted and may include worries about dec...
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  • Two Centenarians Celebrate Birthdays at Feros Care
    It's not every day there is a centenarian in the house let alone two but two Feros Care Wommin Bay village residents will turn 100 this spring. To start the centenary celebrations, Feros Care will ...
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  • Client Feedback: Compliment Feros Care
    Compliment July 2014: .... I am very pleased with the help from Feros. It has given me piece of mind' knowing that I have people who care for me. I wish to continue with your program for as long as...
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  • Fitness is all in a day's work at Feros Care
    Getting fit is all in a day's work for Feros Care employees completing the Fitness Forever 2014 Challenge which started this month. Feros Care Director of Health and Wellbeing, Kate Swanton said th...
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  • Five Top Tips for Reducing Medication Errors
    Did you know that medication error is one on the top leading causes of hospital admissions? It is so easy to forget your medicine or remember what goes with what, when or how it can be complicated! Fe...
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  • Two Centenarians Celebrate Birthdays at Feros Care
    It's not every day there is a centenarian in the house ? let alone two ? but two Feros Care Wommin Bay village residents will turn 100 this spring. To start the centenary celebrations, Feros Care w...
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  • Feros Care backs the Blueprint for an Ageing Australia
    Feros Care applauds the Blueprint for an Ageing Australia, calling it a visionary document that looks at using technologyin both residential care and in home care to provide people with better hea...
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  • Feros Care backs the Blueprint for an Ageing Australia
    Feros Care applauds the Blueprint for an Ageing Australia, calling it a visionary document that looks at using technologyin both residential care and in home care to provide people with better hea...
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  • Celebrate Ageing
    BoldVember winner on a highThat was fun, can we do it again?” was all the then-90-year-old Audrey Kuchel of Ballarat had to say when she’d finished riding … Find out more »Get bold not oldCatwal...
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  • Feros Care wins 2014 Australian Aged Care Quality Agency
    Aged care provider Feros Care's strategically focused staff development and retention initiative has been recognised with a 2014 Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Better Practice Award. Feros Car...
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  • Preserving Memories improves quality of life for seniors
    Sharing knowledge, life experience and the wisdom of older people is not just a valuable opportunity to improve quality of life for seniors but a chance for carers to gain a better understanding o...
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  • Missing Person's Week: Telehealthcare solutions for seniors with dementia
    Using the latest in telehealthcare to keep seniors with dementia off the missing persons list is a key focus of leading aged care provider Feros Care. As part of National Missing Persons Week, Fero...
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  • Telehealth care provider Feros Care Wins National Aged Care Awards
    Outstanding Organisation winner - Feros Care (presented to Jennene Buckley, on pic left); Team Innovation winner - Re3 Wellness program, Ageing Wisely; Individual Distinction winner - Graham Custance,...
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  • Living at Home with Dementia - Smart Home technologies to support independence
    A pager can be worn to alert carers if a person has wandered. Smart technologiesare revolutionising care for those with dementia, allowing people with the condition to remain living independent...
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  • Preserving Memories improves quality of life for seniors
    Sharing knowledge, life experience and the wisdom of older people is not just a valuable opportunity to improve quality of life for seniors but a chance for carers to gain a better understanding o...
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  • Byron Bay Writers' Festival broadcast live to Feros Care Residential Villages
    Sell out crowds expected at this years festival The 2014 Byron Bay Writers' Festival will be broadcast live to residents of Feros Care residential villages in Byron Bay, Bangalow and Wommin Bay ove...
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  • Compliment ? July 2014:
    "We (as a family) are so impressed and thrilled to see the involvement that Feros has in wonderful events suchas the Byron Writers Festival. We are excited to bring mum on Saturday to the festival, an...
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  • Compliment ? July 2014:
    "The quality of staff is excellent. I feel they really care.? Mrs V (75 yrs old) ? Belrose
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  • Seniors' Week - Gold Coast Seniors invited on bus tour to Margaret Olley Exhibition
    Gold Coast seniors will be treated to an exciting Seniors' Week tour of the Margaret Olley Exhibition at the Tweed Regional Art Gallery, on Friday, 22nd August, thanks to a door-to-door social tra...
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  • And the winner is........
    Byron Bay jewellery-maker Jane Mellor has won the $1500 Byron Bay Writer's Festival prize package, sponsored by leading aged care provider Feros Care. Jane was ecstatic when Feros Care called t...
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  • And the winner is........
    Byron Bay jewellery-maker Jane Mellor has won the $1500 Byron Bay Writer's Festival prize package, sponsored by leading aged care provider Feros Care. Jane was ecstatic when Feros Care called t...
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  • FEROS CARE - Organisation using technology to support seniors a finalist in aged care awards
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  • Client Feedback: Compliment ? Feros Care
    Compliment ? July 2014: .... I am very pleased with the help from Feros. It has given me ?piece of mind' knowing that I have people who care for me. I wish to continue with your program for as long...
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  • Missing Person's Week: Telehealthcare solutions for seniors with dementia
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  • Grey Nomads Take the Driver's Seat When it Comes to Their Health - with Telehealthcare Technology
    July 2014 Seniors Judy and Richard Simpson are literally in the driver's seat when it comes to their own health care. Despite both suffering different forms of chronic illness, the couple h...
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    July 2014 Seniors Judy and Richard Simpson are literally in the driver's seat when it comes to their own health care. Despite both suffering different forms of chronic illness, the couple h...
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  • Client Feedback: Compliment ? Feros Care
    Compliment ? July 2014: Domestic and Shower Ladies are absolutely wonderful and they make me feel good when they are here. The cleaning is excellent. The shower lady is excellent. I couldn't wish f...
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  • Feros Care CEO Jennene Buckley, Guest Speaker at New Zealand Retirement Village Association Conference 2014
    Feros Care uses technology to improve lives of Australian seniors Feros Care - CEO A key speaker at the New Zealand Retirement Villages Association Conference in Auckland, this week, will be Je...
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  • Compliment July 2014:
    "The quality of staff is excellent. I feel they really care.? Mrs V (75 yrs old) ? Belrose
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  • The Power of Pets in Residential Aged Care Villages
    The Power of pets.....Moving into residential care can be a stressful experience for seniors who are faced with having to give up a treasured pet. Many villages do not allow animals, however, a growin...
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  • FEROS CARE - Organisation using technology to support seniors a finalist in aged care awards
      One of the first Australian aged care providers to pilot the use of telecommunication techniques for the purpose of providing telemedicine, medical education, and health education by distanc...
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  • Feros Care rewriting the book on the way we age
    Byron Bay Writers' Festival sponsor Feros Care is an award-winning aged care organisation re-writing the book on the way we age. Spreading its enthusiastic Get Bold, Not Old? ethos, Feros Care ...
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  • Feros Care ? rewriting the book on the way we age
    Byron Bay Writers' Festival sponsor Feros Care is an award-winning aged care organisation re-writing the book on the way we age. Spreading its enthusiastic Get Bold, Not Old? ethos, Feros Care ...
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  • Bingo! Aged Care Provider Feros Care's virtual bingo launch is a huge winner
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  • Telehealth care provider Feros Care Wins National Aged Care Awards
    Outstanding Organisation winner - Feros Care (presented to Jennene Buckley, on pic left); Team Innovation winner - Re3 Wellness program, Ageing Wisely; Individual Distinction winner - Graham Custance,...
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  • Byron Bay Writers' Festival broadcast live to Feros Care Residential Villages
    Sell out crowds expected at this years festival The 2014 Byron Bay Writers' Festival will be broadcast live to residents of Feros Care residential villages in Byron Bay, Bangalow and Wommin Bay ove...
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  • Employers and baby boomers both will need to plan for Australian society's 'Act 4' say Feros Care CEO Jennene Buckley
    Last week's Federal Budget delivered the planned increase of the Age Pension age from 67 (2023) to 70. But is it as simple as a stroke of the pen to encourage older workers to remain in the workforce ...
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  • Feros Wins Award
    Feros Care takes out Best Organisation win at the 2014 ACS State Awards for Excellence Leading national aged care provider Feros Care has taken out the organisation award category at the 2014 Aged ...
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  • Technology
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  • Feros Care Hero Margaret Fisher named Australian Tennis Team Captain
    Byron Bay tennis veteran & Feros Hero - ?Margaret Fisher has been named captain of the over-80s Australian women's tennis team, in preparation for the world championships in Turkey in October. ...
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  • Living at Home with Dementia - Smart Home technologies to support independence
    A pager can be worn to alert carers if a person has wandered. Smart technologiesare revolutionising care for those with dementia, allowing people with the condition to remain living independently, ...
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  • FEROS CARE BACKS APRIL FALLS DAY 2014 - its no laughing matter.
    The first of April is no laughing matter, according to Feros Care physiotherapist Ben Happ, who is highlighting the importance of learning skills to prevent falls, as part of April Falls Day, on A...
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  • Compliment July 2014:
    "We (as a family) are so impressed and thrilled to see the involvement that Feros has in wonderful events such as the Byron Writers Festival. We are excited to bring mum on Saturday to the festival, a...
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  • Seniors' Week - Gold Coast Seniors invited on bus tour to Margaret Olley Exhibition
    Gold Coast seniors will be treated to an exciting Seniors' Week tour of the Margaret Olley Exhibition at the Tweed Regional Art Gallery, on Friday, 22nd August, thanks to a door-to-door social tra...
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  • Feros Care Announces Sponsorship of Tennis Star Margaret Fisher
    Growing older has been a springboard to sporting success for 83-year-old tennis champion Margaret Fisher, who is on her way to the 2014 World Super Seniors Tennis Championships in Turkey, later this y...
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  • Client Feedback: Compliment ? Feros Care
    Compliment ? July 2014: Domestic and Shower Ladies are absolutely wonderful and they make me feel good when they are here. The cleaning is excellent. The shower lady is excellent. I couldn't wish f...
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  • What is Home Care Support?
    When considering what aged care services are available, you may find that residential villages aren't necessarily your preferred option. Jennene Buckley, Feros Care's CEO, highlights the services whic...
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  • How smart home technology helps keep seniors independent at home
    LifeLink Technology enabling seniors independency at home Feros Care provides 'Smart Home' technology to over 1000 clients nationwide, so how could it help you remain independent for longer? Fe...
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  • Feros Care CIO Glenn Payne positioned amongst the best in the industry
    Feros Care's Chief Information Officer, Glenn Payne Feros Care's Chief Information Officer Glenn Payne could be named 2014 Healthcare CIO of the Year, when the iTnews CIO Benchmark Awards are prese...
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  • Inspirational Feros Village Resident celebrates ageing & smashes his fitness goal
    Harry Wheelie Walks to Kingscliff It's taken six months and he has clocked up more than 400km on his pedometer but last week, Feros Village Wommin Bay resident Harry Holman, 75, walking with the ai...
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  • Telehealth Virtual Chat Club For Seniors is a winner
    Byron Bay media personality, Mick O'Regan, hosted a virtual social chat club for seniors this week, as part of a pilot program initiated by Feros Care's Telehealth Monitoring service, My Health Clinic...
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  • Granting Seniors their wishes a huge success at Feros Faerie Tale Week 2014
    Faerie Tale Week held from February 10 -14 for Feros Village residents has been declared a resounding success all round by Feros Care Positive Living Co-ordinator Jacquelyn Atkins. ?It was a wonder...
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  • Must have checklist for choosing the right aged care facility in Australia
    There is so much confusion when choosing an aged care facility. Feros Care Ltd CEO Jennene Buckley shares a few key tips to help narrow down your choice. There are many variables to consider whe...
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  • Granting seniors their wishes at Feros Aged Care Residential Villages
    FAERIE TALE WEEK AT FEROS RESIDENTIAL CARE VILLAGES? FEB 10-14, 2014 Residents at the Feros Village aged care residential facility in Bangalow and its sister villages in Kingscliff and Byron Bay, a...
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  • Feros Care Installs Over 1000 Smart Homes - Keeping many seniors connected and independent
    Feros Care is celebrating a significant milestone, having now provided 'Smart Home' technology to over 1000 clients nationwide. ? With over one million seniors living at home alone, the mult...
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  • Feros Care CEO Jennene Buckley, Guest Speaker at New Zealand Retirement Village Association Conference 2014
    Feros Care uses technology to improve lives of Australian seniors Feros Care - CEO A key speaker at the New Zealand Retirement Villages Association Conference in Auckland, this week, will be Je...
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  • Feros Village Residents Dancing to the beat of a drum - all in the name of fun!
    More than 20 seniors - including residents from Feros Village Banaglow & Feros Village Byron Bay - gather at the Byron Community Centre (BCC) each Tuesday for a drumming circle as part of the Cent...
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  • Feros Care's top 12 recommended Apps to help carers get organised
    Are you a carer & need help to better organised? Feros Care CEO, Jennene Buckley is guest writer for Your Life Choices and has some advice to help carers get better control of their...
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  • Feros Hero Margaret Fisher returns from the 2014 Australian Senior Tennis Championships
    Feros Hero - 83 year old Margaret Fisher has just returned from the 2014 Australian Super Seniors Tennis Championships where she secured runner-up in the Over 75's mixed doubles - when she teamed up w...
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  • What's wrong with aged care in Australia?
    The fact that over 25 per cent of Australia's population will be over 65 by 2050 is not news. The fact that we are totally unprepared for this 'agewave' is the reason we need to start talking about wh...
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  • Feros Care Annual Community Care Client Satisfaction Survey Results (2013)
    Feros Care clients play a significant role in defining and evaluating the commitment to ongoing Service Excellence. As an innovative and learning organisation, Feros Care continually monitors client s...
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  • Getting The Best Hospital Care - Feros Care CEO Jennene Buckley has some helpful tips
    Getting the best hospital care Hospital stays are usually not pleasant and often we simply let medical professionals take control and hope for the best. But how can you better manage your care? ...
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  • Feros Care Renews Sponsorship of Senior Tennis Ace
    Feros Care is excited to be renewing their sponsorship of senior tennis ace Margaret Fisher, with her bid to become the over 80s Australian tennis champion at the 2015 Australian Tennis Senior Cha...
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  • Feros Care wins 2014 Australian Aged Care Quality Agency
    Aged care provider Feros Care's strategically focused staff development and retention initiative has been recognised with a 2014 Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Better Practice Award. Feros Car...
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  • Fitness at Feros Forever - the FFF Staff Challenge at Feros Care
    Feros Care not only takes a holisitic health and wellness approach for its clients, but extends the philosophy to its staff as well. Thanks to?Feros Care's?workplace wellness program the?Fitness @ ...
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  • Glenn Payne CIO Feros Care
    Feros Care Gets Gigabit 802.11ac Wireless Network
    Feros Care has signed the deal and started the infrastructure roll out to upgrade all its residential Aged Care Villages to the latest cutting edge Gigabit WiFi technology 802.11ac. Feros, earlier ...
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  • Caring for ageing parents at Christmas & beyond - Feros Care CEO Jennene Buckley shares some insights
    ?Australia has 5.7 million baby boomers, many of whom have elderly and frail parents. Far from being a selfish SKI (Spending the Kids Inheritance) generation, boomers usually want the very best aged ...
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  • Managing Diabetes over the festive season - Tips with Feros Care's Health and Wellness Nutritionist Shona Smith
    It's the one lunch of the year most of us plan to perfection. From traditional glazed ham and turkey with cranberry sauce to the Australian seafood platter, there are plenty of tempting dishes on offe...
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  • Glenn Payne CIO Feros Care
    Feros Care's Chief Information Officer, Glenn Payne has been short-listed as a finalist for Healthcare CIO Of The Year
    Feros Care's Chief Information Officer, Glenn Payne has been short-listed as a finalist for Healthcare CIO Of The Year at this years iTnews Benchmark Awards.?Glenn's work on a Video Conferencing proje...
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  • LifeLink Telehealthcare Client Compliment Mr B, Wauchope, 57
    Feros Care's LifeLink Telehealthcare client Mr B, 57 years old from Wauchope NSW, gives our staff a welcome compliment "Your representative in this area is a delight to deal with. Warm, friendly, c...
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  • Feros Care Start Coolangatta Office Expansion
    Feros Care is growing! Its success over the years saw the community based organisation move its business operations from Byron Bay to Coolangatta QLD 5 years ago, today Dec 10th. And now its continued...
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  • Feros Care Building Aged Care Leaders for the Future
              Feros Care celebrated their Inaugural sevenstar Staff Development Program Graduation ? and presentation evening in Byron Bay recently.? At the sev...
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  • Feros Care Aged Care Provider continues to meet ISO9001:2008 Quality Management Systems Standard, adding Allied Health Services to the scope of certification.
    Feros Care is certified as meeting the ISO9001:2008 Quality Management System Standard for: The provision of Aged, Community Care, Allied Health and Telehealthcare Services. The external SAI Global...
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  • Feros Care Aged Care Provider Continues to meet the Quality of Care Principles for Community Care Services
    Feros Care participated in a 2 day external audit under the Department of Health and Ageing Quality Reporting program in the Mid North and Far North Coast of NSW on?11th and?12th September?2013. Th...
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  • Feros Care in Canberra: Better Health Care Connections Project
    Feros Care displays its excellence in execution yet again with it's new Commonwealth funded project? Technically Enabled Multidisciplinary Care Advisory Service (TEMCAS)?project up and running. Fer...
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  • Feros Care presenting at IAHSA in China on Telehealthcare, culture and workforce leadership
    Feros Care's CEO Jennene Buckley and Director of Community Services, Gabriele Taylor have been invited to present at the International Association of Homes and Services for the?Ageing conference held ...
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  • Feros Care's Federal funding success means 11 new care managers
    In the 2012/2013 Aged Care Approval Rounds, Feros Care won the largest national allocation of Federal?funding to commence services?in two new states, Victoria and Tasmania; as well as funding in?8 new...
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  • Feros Care participates in Macquarie Uni research on Teleworkers in the Telehealth sector
    Feros Care is a pioneer in Telehealthcare in Australia. Today our community care workers and care managers have been assisting with a research?project being conducted by Macquarie University. The? pro...
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  • Margaret Fisher Begins her Over 80's Tennis Campaign
    Our Feros Hero, Margaret Fisher has left Byron Bay today to commence her very long flight to Austria. She is on her way to compete in the Over 80's World Tennis Championship. Margaret will be slogging...
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  • Feros Care's Community Client "Car Racing Mary"
    Feros Care is about Celebrating Ageing. It may surprise some to learn that the vast majority of our clients actually live in their own home. We provide them with a range of care options to support ...
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  • Feros Care Sponsors At Byron Bay Writers Festival
    Feros Care is a Platinum Sponsor at this year's Byron Bay Writers Festival. The weather has been kind, the audience enthralled and the coffee is good! ?The Feros Marquee has been hosting some very sti...
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  • Dare to Dream - over 80's world tennis champion!
    Feros Care is about Celebrating Ageing and we are proud to be Margaret Fisher's major sponsor in her dream to compete in the International Tennis Federation World Seniors Tennis Championships in Austr...
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  • Feros Care's Sarah Marciano at the Better Practice 2013 Conference
    Our Director of Clinical Services, Sarah Marciano is right now at the Better Practices Conference 2013 in Sydney. Sarah is presenting on Feros Care's award-winning Madagascar project; which origina...
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  • Feros Care's Tips for healthy eating
    We quite often hear and know that we should be eating healthier meals. However, it can be difficult to find new ways to introduce nutritious meals at home. Feros Care's Health & Wellness Manager K...
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  • Feros Care's Inaugural Byron Bay Writers Festival Sponsorship
    We are extremely excited to be a Platinum Sponsor at this year's Byron Bay Writers Festival, 2nd to 4th August. We have naming rights to one of the five marquees where there will be?3 days of authors,...
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  • Feros Care commences new Home Care Package in Tasmania, Victoria and Sydney
    Feros Care has received formal advice that we have been successful in obtaining approximately $7,780,000 of funding from the 2012-2013 Aged Care Approvals Round, the largest allocation nationally.? Th...
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  • Feros Care will showcase at T.H.E Exchange 2013 Coffs Harbour
    ?Feros Care will showcase our exciting My Health Clinic At Home technologies at T.H.E Exchange 2013 in Coffs Harbour on Friday 19th and Saturday 20th July. T.H.E Exchange has a range of exhibitors ...
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  • Feros Care rolling out NBN-enabled Telehealth Pilot
    New Telehealth pilot in Coffs Harbour Feros Care is very happy to be offering seniors in Coffs Harbour their Telehealth service called My Health Clinic At Home (MHCAH). The MHCAH will explore new way...
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  • Feros Community client celebrates turning 102
    102 and still going strong! Great company, cake and cheers were all Feros Care client, Ed Parker, needed to celebrate his 102nd birthday just last week! Never one to shy away from a good chocola...
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  • Feros Village Bangalow celebrates 15th Birthday
    Celebrating 15 years of caring for local seniors Feros Village Bangalow is today celebrating 15 years of being part of the Bangalow community and surrounding shire with a cocktail luncheon for reside...
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  • Shirley Nelson wins ACSA National Volunteer Award
    Shirley at the HESTA/ACSA Aged Care Awards night. National recognition for volunteer who has supported older Australians for over 30 years "Shirley Nelson, a Byron Bay local and former Director of N...
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  • Feros Village Byron Bay Wins Positive Living in Aged Care Award
    Feros Village Byron Bay Wins Positive Living Award Aug 12 Feros Village Byron Bay Wins Positive Living Award Aug 12
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  • Feros Village Byron Bay Madagascar Project
    Our residents recently invited the local Byron Bay children to see what they have been doing for some months now, for the children of Madagascar http://www.byronnews.com.au/story/2012/08/22/oldies-...
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  • Inaugural National Aged Care Conference
    Feros Care is currently participating in the National Aged Care Conference ensuring the management team is well-informed and our clients benefit from the Living Longer Living Better aged care reform p...
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  • Feros Villages Continue to Excel!
    FEROS VILLAGES IN BYRON BAY AND BANGALOW SUCCESSFULLY RE-ACCREDITED Feros Care's residential villages in Byron Bay and Bangalow have been successfully re-accredited for continued operation by the Age...
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  • 2012 Winner - Large Employer of the Year!
    Feros Care is very pleased to announce that the company has just been named the 2012 North Coast Large Employer Of The Year at the North Coast (NSW) Training Awards! Thank you to all staff who embr...
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  • The Best in NSW!
    Feros Care has just been announced as the top Aged Care organisation in NSW, at the industry's peak body conference in Sydney last night, putting them in the running to be announced as Australia's bes...
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  • Telehealthcare Workshops - Hervey Bay and Chermside
    Have you ever wondered how your clients can access technology to make living at home safer? Do you have a client who could benefit from daily monitoring of their chronic health condition at home? I...
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  • The best in QLD!
    Feros Care has just been announced as the top Aged Care organisation in QLD, at the industry's peak body conference on the Gold Coast last night. Feros Care claimed Aged Care QLD's Excellence in Ca...
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  • Hastings aged care service boost with local hub
    Feros Care is set to boost their presence in the Hastings area with the official opening of a service hub in Port Macquarie today (Wednesday, 14 March, 2012). Feros Care's local team is excited ab...
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  • Community Technologies Workshop (Coffs Harbour)
    Registrations are now open for the latest Community Technologies Workshop (Coffs Harbour), a free information session showcasing LifeLink's telehealth and telecare 'Smart Home' technologies. ?Date: T...
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  • In the spotlight: LifeLink on ehealthspace
    Feros Care's CEO Jennene Buckley has told ehealthspace.org about the benefits and cost-effectiveness of LifeLink's telehealthcare technology. Jennene told the online magazine that "my goal is to pr...
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  • Merry Christmas!
    Feros Care wishes everyone a wonderfully relaxing and enjoyable Christmas holiday! We would like to thank everyone who is part of the Feros Care Community for making 2011 such a successful year. We ha...
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  • Australian seniors part of a 'smart home' boom
    500 smart homes and counting! Australian seniors have joined the telecare 'smart home' revolution, with Feros Care's technology arm, LifeLink, celebrating 500 installations since first introducing ...
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  • Media: Feros Care in Australian Ageing Agenda
    Read about Feros Care's 'highly efficient, centralised model of community care' in a feature article by the the Australian Ageing Agenda!  
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  • Annual Report 2010-2011
    Feros Care has just released the 2010-2011 Annual Report and Financial Report. Read the reports to learn more about Feros Care's achievements, growth and celebrations. ?
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  • Annual Client and Resident Satisfaction Survey
    In striving for service excellence, Feros Care values the views and opinions of all clients and residents regarding their care experience and annually conducts a satisfaction survey to seek feedback o...
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  • 2011 IAHSA Excellence in Ageing Services Award: Feros Care
    Feros Care's CEO Jennene Buckley and General Manager of Community Services Gabriele Taylor have just represented the organisation at the IAHSA award ceremony in Washington DC, collecting the trophy fo...
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  • Winner - Ballina Shire Business Excellence Awards 2011
    Feros Care has proudly won the Corporate Citizenship Award at the 2011 Ballina Shire Business Excellence Awards announced on Saturday night, 15 October 2011. The award category highlights an organ...
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  • Channel 7 Sunshine Coast Local News
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  • Sunshine Coast aged care service boost
    Feros Care, a not for profit aged care organisation, will boost their presence on the Sunshine Coast with the official opening of a service hub in Tewantin on Wednesday 24 August 2011. Feros Care h...
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  • The Official Blog of IAHSA - Award Announcement
    2011 IAHSA Excellence in Ageing Services Award Every two years, IAHSA recognizes member organisations and individuals for programmes and services that are models of innovation and excellence throug...
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  • Feros Care Gains International Recognition
    An Australian aged care provider's bid to develop a modern aged care system has just received global recognition, taking out the 2011 Excellence in Ageing Services Award from the industry's peak body,...
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  • Federal Government encouraged to fund 'smart home' technology for senior Australians
    Feros Care, a not-for-profit aged care organisation who operate a Telecare ?technology service called LifeLink,?is calling upon the Federal Government to expand funding that will allow Australia's eld...
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  • Feros Care updates on Facebook!
    Feros Care's residents, families and friends, and staff and volunteers can now keep up to date with the latest news from Feros Care and the aged care industy on Feros Care's Facebook page. The new pa...
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  • Feros Care awared environmentally friendly status
    Feros Care has been officially awarded Membership status with the NSW Sustainability Advantage Program. As part of the progam, Feros Care joined almost 500 other businesses and worked to: Manag...
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  • Feros Care set to bring greater independence to more seniors in NSW and QLD
    More seniors living in NSW and QLD can now be part of a revolutionary care package scheme, thanks to the latest release of Federal Government funding for Consumer Directed Care (CDC) Packages. The ...
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  • Feros Care Partners with Northern NSW Local Health District for Telecare
    Feros Care has joined the Northern NSW Local Health District to take telehealth technology into the homes of people living with a chronic illness. Prime 7 captured the story for their evening bulletin...
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  • Telehealth Partnership Launched in Northern NSW
    Northern NSW residents living with a chronic illness will be given the opportunity to boost their independence and monitor their condition thanks to a new partnership between Feros Care and the Northe...
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  • Feros Village Byron Bay Celebrates 21 Years!
    From the hope of a man to a fully operational aged care hostel, Feros Care is celebrating 21 years of caring for local senior citizens today (4pm at Feros Village Byron Bay, corner of Cowper and Marve...
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  • Telehealth on Medicare
    Minister for Health and Ageing, Nicola Roxon, yesterday announced details of the $620 million in Medicare rebates and other incentives available from July 1 for telehealth videoconferencing with patie...
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  • Community Technology Workshops
    These workshops are targeted to community care service providers, hospital and General Practice staff and will provide practical demonstrations on the various smart assistive technologies that are now...
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  • Byron Bay and Bangalow locals celebrated during National Volunteers Week
    Feros Care wishes to publicly thank the wider Byron Bay and Bangalow communities, and their locals who have volunteered with the organisation, making it the strong local aged care service it is today....
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  • Innovations in Health & Community Care forum
    On Thursday 3 March, Tunstall Healthcare along with community care, health and technology providers Community Resourcing World Wide and Feros Care hosted the Innovations in Health and Community Ca...
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  • Feros Care Wins Runner Up in National Employer of Choice Award
    Feros Care received the Runner Up award for Employer of Choice at the recent Aged Care Association of Australia (ACAA) annual conference. The Feros application was judged on the following criteria:? ...
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  • Victorian Seniors to benefit from Feros Care's innovative Aged Care services
    Innovative aged care provider Feros Care has been awarded $3.4 million, thanks to the latest release of Federal Government funding. This funding will be used to deliver innovative at-home services to ...
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  • Telehealthcare Pilot
    Click on the image below to read more about our Telehealthcare Pilot program
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  • Feros Village Wommin Bay celebrates 20 years in residential aged care excellence
    Feros Village Wommin Bay celebrated 20 years of providing excellence in residential aged care on Wednesday 19 November. This leading aged care facility based in Kingscliff today accommodates up to ...
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  • Hasting Macleay General Practice Advertisement
    Feros Care is a multi-award winning non-profit company providing responsive, individualized? lifestyle and? care services to seniors, carers and people living with a disability living at home. With...
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  • Queensland aged care providers scoop national awards for excellence
    Aged Care Queensland members Feros Care and D&R Community Services have been nationally recognised at the 2009 Minister's Awards for Excellence in Aged Care for their outstanding contribution to a...
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  • Feros Care - 2008 Organisation and Project of the Year
    Feros Care Winners Feros Care won both the Not-For-Profit Network Project of the Year 2008 for 'Northern Rivers Primary Palliative Care Project' and Organisation of the Year 2008. View the artic...
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  • Grand Opening of the Community Gateway, Coolangatta
    New technology, which will revolutionise the delivery of aged care services in Australia, was launched today by local, non-profit aged care provider Feros Care. The launch was attended by Federal Mini...
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  • ABC Far North Coast Morning Program 25/11/08 - Jennene Buckley Interview
    Jennene Buckley, the CEO of Feros Care discussed the subject of aged care sector and the future of it on the Far North Coast on the ABC Far North Coast morning program.? Feros Care has recently won th...
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  • 2008 Awards for Feros Care
    The end of 2008 has seen Feros Care the recipient of 4 more Awards. Aged Care Association Australia awarded Feros Care with the the Best Renovated Aged Care Facility for its Village at Bangalow; as we...
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  • Telstra Business Women's Awards
    The Telstra Business Women's Awards have become an integral part of the Australian business calendar, celebrating the achievements of some truly remarkable women.? This year Jennene Buckley, the CEO o...
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  • Another National IT Award for Feros Care
    Feros Care has won its second national award for Technology Innovation. This award for outstanding achievement was presented yesterday at the Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) National Conf...
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  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) for Employment with Feros Care
    Some of the Frequently Asked Questions related to employment with Feros Care have been added to the employmnet section. Use the following links to check them out. Frequently Asked Questions for...
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  • Home Host Care TV Commercial
    Home Host is Feros Care's new service that can help you to meet the demands of working or studying, and caring for an elderly relative or friend. If you would like to find out more about the service p...
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  • Feros Care Winner of the ITAC IT Award for Innovation and Excellence
    The award for the best IT solution across more than 150 beds went to Feros Care in Queensland for the Gateway Community Care Initiative. This second?award again recognises the efforts of many staff...
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  • Feros Village Bangalow - The Eden Alternative - a unique care experience!
    Feros Village Bangalow is no ordinary Nursing Home. Our residents are celebrated for their own unique legacy and are encouraged to be an active part of care receiving and giving and making the village...
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  • Feros Village Bangalow - Resort Style Redevelopment
    The community of Bangalow now has a state of the art aged care village that is open to residents of the Far North Coast and beyond. Feros Care has expanded and dramatically enhanced the dcor and habit...
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  • Feros Care wins Industry Technology Award
    Congratulations to Jana Hall and her team who won the 2008 Technology Innovation Award at the Aged & Community Services Association of NSW's Annual Excellence Awards.? The award recognises the eff...
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  • Brigid Purcell brings a fresh look at palliative care
    Article in Byron Shire Echo, 3 June 2008 by Lou Beaumont Brigid Purcell from UK Palliative Care was lecturing on the north coast last week for Palliative Care Week. Sponsored by Feros Care, Purce...
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  • New home-based respite for elderly cares for their interests
    Article in the Northern Star, 2 August 2007, by Fay Knight Do you care for an elderly person but need some time out Home respite care is a new project of Feros Care, which now services Caboolture t...
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  • Help Shouldn't be a last-minute option
    Article in the Northern Star, 30 May 2008. Ms. Brigid Purcell, a senior lecturer at Huddersfield University in the UK was invited by Feros Care to give talks as part of Feros' palliative care proje...
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  • Our Values
    Values The Feros Care Values are outlined below that are supported by Unwritten Ground Rules that ultimately drive the expected behaviours and belief and create our culture. Our values are not just w...
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  • Volunteering
    Make a difference! VOLUNTEER with Feros Care Volunteers are extraordinary - they’re compassionate people, who genuinely care and want to help make a difference to the lives of th...
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  • Palliative Care
    Service Description Palliative care is end of life care given to improve the quality of life for individuals who have a serious or life-limiting disease. Its goal is to alleviate the symptoms, treat ...
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