Our Stories

Special moments shared at McKenzie

Catch up on the latest news and activities at our McKenzie communities, and get some great health and lifestyle tips too. 

Protecting Our Residents Against Influenza

Posted by McKenzie | 20 May 2020

As of May 1st, the Australian Government has given the direction that anyone entering an Aged Care facility must have a 2020 Influenza Vaccination.

Lest We Forget

Posted by McKenzie | 28 Apr 2020

The spirit of ANZAC and all it stands for…..courage, mateship and sacrifice, echoed across McKenzie Aged Care homes as we came together to honour this sacred day.

Newmans on the Park Open Day

Posted by McKenzie | 07 Apr 2020

On a beautiful sunny Saturday in February, our McKenzie home Newmans on the Park invited the Templestowe community to spend the afternoon with residents and their families and get to know our lovely home.

The Wives of The Mens Club

Posted by McKenzie | 12 Mar 2020

When five lovely ladies attended ‘The Men’s Club’ outings, they found new friendships and became part of The Terraces community.

Virtual Dementia Experience Workshop

Posted by McKenzie | 19 Feb 2020

Last week, some of our support staff had the opportunity to be involved in a Virtual Dementia Experience (VDE) workshop facilitated by Dementia Australia.

A Little Piece of Greece at Charlesbrook

Posted by McKenzie | 06 Feb 2020

When coming into care a resident’s cultural background or what they identify with is an important part in making them feel welcome and supported in their new home.