COVID-19 Information Updates

This page contains updates regarding precautions Harbison has taken during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please take time to read the latest update: Harbison COVID-19 Update 21.06.2022 Please go to our Visit Harbison page more information regarding any visitor restrictions. Harbison promotes the use of the COVIDSafe app to help control our COVID-19 risk. Please consider using […]

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COVID-19 Anti-Viral Medication

Harbison’s first shipment of COVID-19 anti-viral medication has arrived! It may be prescribed by a GP to treat infection, and consists of a course of four (4) tablets, twice-a-day, for five (5) days. We believe the possibility of an effective treatment will permit a reassessment of the risks of COVID-19 in residential aged care. What […]

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How the Government has Failed Aged Care, Again

Harbison CEO, David Cochran, chatted with Graeme Day on 2ST Radio this morning to discuss how the Australian Government has failed aged care, again. Listen to their conversation below. There is an election just around the corner. If you think the way we care for older adults and people living with dementia matters then write […]

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Guidance for Residential Aged Care Facilities

With the festive season fast approaching, here are some tips and reminders for residential aged care providers so we can all enjoy festive events while staying COVID-Safe. Guidance for Residential Aged Care Facilities

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COVID-19 Comirnaty (Pfizer) Vaccine

Pfizer is a vaccine that can prevent people from becoming ill from COVID-19. You can find more information by clicking on the resource below. Information on COVID-19 Comirnaty (Pfizer) Vaccine

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Staying Mentally Healthy During Lockdown

There is no doubt we are all feeling the strain of COVID-19 and the current lockdown. The Australian Psychological Society (APS) has a number of factsheets with helpful information and strategies, such as Managing Lockdown Fatigue and Maintaining Your Mental Health During Social Isolation. Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for Australians

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Frontline Workers and COVID-19

The impact of the pandemic on frontline workers’ mental health is a major concern given how important it is for them to maintain the best possible health — both physical and psychological — so they can continue to provide essential services during this extended period of managing the impacts and restrictions of COVID-19. Here are […]

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Coping with Coronavirus Anxiety for Older People

As the number of COVID-19 cases rise across Australia, the level of anxiety within the community is likely to increase. The following tips may help older Australians to keep stress and anxiety at bay during this challenging period. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Anxiety and Staying Mentally Healthy for Older Adults

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Coping with Coronavirus Anxiety

Our Clinical Psychologist has shared the following to help you deal with Coronavirus anxiety: FACE COVID: How to respond effectively to the Corona crisis Tips for coping with Coronavirus anxiety If you would like to talk to someone, please give us a call on 02 4868 6200 and we will put you in touch with […]

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