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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. 

Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19)

Posted by McKenzie | 03 Aug 2020

COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease. In the absence of vaccines, it poses greatest risk to the elderly and people with underlying health conditions.

QANTAS Team Members join the McKenzie Family

Posted by McKenzie | 04 Jun 2020

Qantas and McKenzie have teamed up to help support our residents in staying connected to their families.

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.

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.

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.