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Baby Buddies initiative wins ‘Community Connections’ award

Thursday, 7 September 2017, 3:56 pm | Selwyn Foundation

Charitable trust, The Selwyn Foundation, has won the 2017 New Zealand Aged Care Association/Medi-Map ‘Community Connections’ Award for its unique community outreach ‘Baby Buddies’ visiting programme. The initiative involves Selwyn’s care home residents playing ... More >>

Selwyn Foundation’s 2017 Ageing and Spirituality conference

Friday, 25 August 2017, 12:37 pm | Selwyn Foundation

The Selwyn Foundation’s 2017 Ageing and Spirituality conference to focus on ‘Spiritual Leadership in Aged Care’ More >>

Gerontology nursing conference to focus on ageing well

Monday, 14 August 2017, 4:27 pm | Selwyn Foundation

The Selwyn Institute’s 2017 gerontology nursing conference to focus on ageing well How can you help those you care for improve their wellbeing as they age? More >>

New cooking courses to help older people living alone

Thursday, 1 June 2017, 10:28 am | Selwyn Foundation

New ‘JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing’ classes to help older adults improve their cooking skills More >>

Classes to help older adults improve their cooking skills

Friday, 5 May 2017, 1:25 pm | Selwyn Foundation

A free, four-week ‘JUST COOK 4 Healthy Ageing’ course designed to encourage older people to improve their skills, motivation or confidence around cooking will be held at St Paul’s Anglican Church in Milford, from Friday, 19 May, and at St Luke’s ... More >>

‘Baby Buddy’ visitors at Selwyn Village

Friday, 28 April 2017, 1:45 pm | Selwyn Foundation

80+ year age gap no barrier for Selwyn Village residents and their ‘Baby Buddy’ visitors More >>

New aged care homes to feature unique model of care

Thursday, 16 March 2017, 1:57 pm | Selwyn Foundation

The Selwyn Foundation is soon to start building a 90-bed residential aged care home at its Selwyn Village site in Point Chevalier (Auckland), in addition to its multi-purpose developments currently under construction at Selwyn Oaks (Papakura) and Selwyn St ... More >>

Therapeutic robotic seals win innovation award

Thursday, 27 October 2016, 2:43 pm | Selwyn Foundation

Charitable trust, The Selwyn Foundation, has won the 2016 New Zealand Aged Care Association/QPS Benchmarking ‘Innovative Delivery’ Award for its use of PARO therapeutic robotic seals in its residential aged care facilities and the proven benefits for residents. More >>

New workshops for Ageing and Spirituality

Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 2:15 pm | Selwyn Foundation

New workshops from The Selwyn Institute for Ageing and Spirituality to highlight the pastoral care needs of ageing people More >>

Selwyn Institute’s 2016 gerontology conference

Monday, 5 September 2016, 2:04 pm | Selwyn Foundation

Selwyn Institute’s 2016 gerontology conference to focus on aged care nursing and ageing and spirituality More >>

Joint venture between The Selwyn Foundation and Feros Care

Monday, 4 July 2016, 3:04 pm | Selwyn Foundation

Joint venture between The Selwyn Foundation and Feros Care set to offer innovative new service delivery model for community-based care More >>

Selwyn Village staff and residents star in Running Man dance

Thursday, 9 June 2016, 11:22 am | Selwyn Foundation

Staff and residential care residents from Auckland’s Selwyn Village have come together with The Selwyn Foundation’s Group Office staff to film a Selwyn version of ‘The Running Man’ dance challenge. More >>

The Selwyn Foundation celebrates 62 years of service

Friday, 27 May 2016, 3:15 pm | Selwyn Foundation

On 22 May 2016, The Selwyn Foundation celebrated 62 years of providing services to older people at its annual Founders’ Day event. Founders’ Day is a tribute to the visionaries of the original Selwyn Village (at Point Chevalier, Auckland), which ... More >>

Medical Clowning on Doctor’s orders at The Selwyn Foundation

Monday, 7 March 2016, 11:43 am | Selwyn Foundation

In a New-Zealand first, The Selwyn Foundation has entered into an agreement with the pioneering Clown Doctors NZ Charitable Trust to introduce an innovative programme of medical clowning across its residential aged care facilities in Auckland, Hamilton ... More >>

Robotic seal "colony" expanded for aged care

Thursday, 11 February 2016, 11:51 am | Selwyn Foundation

Charitable trust, The Selwyn Foundation, has welcomed some new arrivals to its aged care communities – in the form of nine robotic companion seals! More >>

The Selwyn Foundation celebrates 15 years of Selwyn Centres

Tuesday, 29 September 2015, 4:23 pm | Selwyn Foundation

The Selwyn Foundation celebrates 15 years of Selwyn Centres providing friendship and support to older people in the community More >>

HOPE-Selwyn Foundation Knowledge Exchange

Thursday, 3 September 2015, 10:30 am | Selwyn Foundation

Researchers in ageing and gerontology will come together this Friday, 4 September, for the second annual HOPE-Selwyn Foundation Knowledge Exchange for Research on Ageing. This packed, full-day event will include a line-up of the cream of New Zealand’s ... More >>

Conference will highlight spirituality in palliative care

Friday, 21 August 2015, 4:05 pm | Selwyn Foundation

The Selwyn Foundation’s Centre for Ageing and Spirituality will be hosting a one-day conference on spirituality in palliative care, with a focus on older people, on 17 September 2015. More >>

Aged care nursing in the spotlight at The Selwyn Foundation

Thursday, 9 July 2015, 11:26 am | Selwyn Foundation

Aged care nursing in the spotlight at The Selwyn Foundation’s annual gerontology conference, 5 August 2014 More >>

New Telehealthcare pilot for older people

Wednesday, 8 July 2015, 1:22 pm | Selwyn Foundation

Aged care services provider and retirement village operator, The Selwyn Foundation, has launched an innovative Telehealthcare pilot which uses simple touch-screen technology to help older people monitor their health and receive timely healthcare support and ... More >>

 

 

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