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Ringing in the New Year: Embracing Fresh Beginnings

“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, ‘It will be happier’.”

Alfred Lord Tennyson.

As the new year dawns, it brings with it a sense of renewal and fresh beginnings. At The Richardson in West Perth and The Queenslea in Claremont, we’re embracing this spirit of rejuvenation and hope. Our approach to celebrating the new year revolves around setting meaningful resolutions, engaging in joyful activities, and fostering a sense of community among our residents.

New Year, New Beginnings

The transition into the new year is a time cherished by our residents and staff alike. It’s a period for reflection on the past year’s journey and an opportunity to look forward with optimism. At The Richardson and The Queenslea, we encourage our residents to embrace 2024 by setting personal goals and resolutions. These resolutions might range from engaging more in social activities, trying new hobbies, or focusing on personal wellness.

Celebratory Activities and Events

At our homes, the new year was ushered in with a variety of celebratory events and activities. Our lifestyle teams arranged special programs that cater to the diverse interests of our residents. From festive parties to cultural events that welcome the year ahead, we ensure that there’s something for everyone. These events are not just about celebration; they’re an essential part of creating a vibrant, engaged community where each resident feels valued and connected.

Fostering Wellness and Growth

This is also a time to focus on health and wellness for residents at The Richardson and The Queenslea. We offer a range of activities that promote physical health, mental wellbeing and emotional resilience. Our Vitality+ wellness programs are tailored to suit the abilities and needs of our residents, ensuring that everyone can participate and benefit from our team of in-house allied health professionals. A holistic approach to care is central to our philosophy, supporting our residents in living fulfilling and enriching lives.

Community Engagement and Volunteer Opportunities

The spirit of the new year also inspires a sense of community and giving back. We encourage residents to engage with the wider Perth community through various community events. This engagement not only enriches the lives of our residents but also strengthens the bonds within our local community, fostering a sense of belonging and purpose.

At The Richardson and The Queenslea, ringing in the new year is more than a celebration; it’s a reaffirmation of our commitment to providing a nurturing, vibrant, and inclusive environment for our residents. We look forward to new opportunities, experiences, and the continued growth of our warm and supportive community – here’s to a year filled with joy, health, and meaningful moments for all our residents, families and team.

From your friends at Oryx

The Richardson Aged Care Phone (08) 9381 2800
The Queenslea Aged Care Phone (08) 6280 1900
The Queenslea Retirement Living Apartments Phone (08) 6280 1999