An Unforgettable Performance – by the Miranda Choir

Once you hear them… they’re Unforgettable! The spirit of Christmas and the desire to share with others is alive and well. The 15-strong choir called The Unforgettables from Ibis Care Miranda have prepared all year and finally had their first performance at Ibis Care Blakehurst. Despite many set-backs and cancellations due to Covid, their perseverance […]

Celebrating Merle ~ 100 Years Young

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It was another momentous occasion as we celebrated the milestone 100th birthday of our wonderful Blakehurst resident Merle Salway. When questioned about her longevity Merle said “I have always lived a good life and believed that having a loving relationship was everything”. She is referring to her husband Gordon of course, but is still connected […]

A Stitch In Time ~ Connecting Generations

It’s a tradition that began hundreds of years ago and a skill that has been passed from generation to generation. Knitting, sewing and embroidery have long been recognised as effective way to boost mental health, provide stimulation and the sharing of experiences in a creative environment. Evidence also indicates that needlecraft can benefit dementia sufferers, […]

Recognising Rhonda ~ 27 Years of Dedicated Care

Rhonda Phillips has been an aged care nurse at Ibis Care Blakehurst and Miranda for more than 27 years. One of our longest serving employees and known for her humble, caring and good-natured attitude, Rhonda will be dearly missed by residents and staff alike. Rhonda’s dedication to caring for others was recognised recently with a […]

Celebrating Jan ~ Our Amazing Volunteer!

National Volunteer Week 17 – 23 May, is time to acknowledge and celebrate all our wonderful volunteers. One of our many long-term volunteers, Jan Taylor, reflects on her volunteering and the spirit of helping. When Jan decided to retire, she was contemplating what to do next. It wasn’t until Jan saw a notice in her […]

Covid-19 Vaccine ~ Free Webinar

In February, the Australian Government will begin a phased roll out of the Covid-19 vaccines to everyone in Australia. Residential Aged Care Facility workers and residents, GP’s and other health professionals and people who regularly provide care and support within the home will be among the first people who can choose to receive the vaccine. […]

Important Covid-19 Information

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Ibis Care is committed to the well-being, health and safety of all of our residents, families, volunteers, employees and the broader Sutherland Shire community.