International Nurses Day Message from the CEO 2022

Every year, on Florence Nightingale’s birthday, we celebrate our nurses with International Nurses Day. The date is significant because Florence is widely credited with the creation of modern nursing, based on her experience nursing soldiers during the Crimean War (during which Russia lost Crimea, adjacent to Ukraine, which today is under Russian control again). Among […]

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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 11.05.2022 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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World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2022

28 April is World Day for Safety and Health at Work. This year, we look at how we have built a positive safety and health culture at Harbison: We have a Work Health and Safety (WHS) Committee, who meet on a bimonthly basis to consult on work health and safety issues within the organisation We […]

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World Health Day 2022

On World Health Day, we are looking at ways Harbison is protecting our planet and the well-being of our little community: Solar panels have been installed at both sites as a renewable energy source and we are conscious of our utilities consumption Centralised stores and an on-site compactor means we can minimise deliveries/reduce the use […]

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2022 Senior’s Festival

This year’s NSW Senior’s Festival starts on Friday, 25 March 2022. Harbison has booked a few events we know residents would be interested in. A fee of $15 will apply to cover the cost of the bus. Please click here to see these events If you wish to book a resident in for an activity, […]

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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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Harbison Dementia Living Wins Award for Excellence in Aged Care Design

Harbison attended the awards for Excellence Gala Dinner held on Thursday, 2 December 2021, at the Star Sydney, celebrating and recognising the best of the best in urban development across NSW & the ACT. Harbison Dementia Living (HDL) at Burradoo won the 2021 UDIA NSW Award for Excellence in Aged Care Design. HDL was designed […]

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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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