Aged Care News

Aged Care News

Dementia Awareness Week 2020

With over 25 years of experience in aged care, we have come to truly understand the unique challenges that dementia can present for residents and their families.

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Regis People – Meet Lisa

Our team became a family and were there for each other in these challenging times. Our thoughts are always with their families and loved ones. I’m so proud of the teamwork at Regis.

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Supporting Local

At Regis, we see our homes as being the beating heart of their local community. Our commitment to the community goes beyond providing the best care to residents from the local area.

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ACED Message of Thanks

Our board members and Executive Team wish to share their gratitude and kind words of thanks to our employees.

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Think Food. Think Local. Think Regis.

At Regis, we see our homes as being the beating heart of their local community. Our commitment to the community goes beyond providing the best care to residents from the local area. We want to give back to local businesses and ensure we support those in our surrounding neighbourhoods.

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Metro VIC homes: Face masks

To further help protect the wellbeing of our residents and staff, Regis is imposing the mandatory use of face masks for all staff and visitors in our Homes and when working with clients within the Metropolitan Melbourne area. 

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Nursing at Regis

Regis believes that it is vitally important to celebrate our nurses and what they do—especially on International Nurses Day 2020, and this year: The International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. As carers, healers, educators, leaders and advocates, nurses are fundamental in the provision of safe and accessible care.

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Nursing in Aged Care

Nurses working in the aged-care sector experience diverse, rewarding and autonomous responsibilities.

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Anzac Day 2020

Regis remembers and honours all those who fought for our freedom this Anzac Day. We thank them for their bravery and sacrifice.
Lest we forget.

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Clap for Carers

To all the frontline staff and carers, we thank you for all your dedication and hard work during these challenging times.

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Regis Day Therapy Centre – Meet Sharon

After being referred to the Regis Eastern Metro Day Therapy Centre under the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP), Sharon underwent five sessions to get her back on the mend.

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People of Regis – Helen Finlay

My role is to ensure that all staff at Regis follow the best infection control practice to keep themselves and the residents they look after safe.

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Sustainability at Regis

Regis recognises that as one of the leading Australian aged care companies, we have an important role to play in sustainability.

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Music Memories at Regis

At Regis, our specialized Music Memories program focuses on supporting residents living with dementia, or those who are experiencing any form of depression, anxiety or restlessness – Music Memories is open to all residents.

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Regis Home Care – Meet April

After taking a fall one afternoon, April was admitted to the hospital and underwent surgery on her brain. Following this, she was told that she would never walk again. This is April’s groundbreaking story.

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Nursing at Regis

Nurses play a vital role in providing health services to Australia’s growing elderly population. They dedicate their lives to caring for people living in residential or community settings, and provide personal, physical and emotional support, working collaboratively with the person, their family and other health professionals.

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Regis Bushfire Efforts

Over the last few months we have all seen or felt the tragic loss of life and property destruction caused by bushfires around the country. Alongside our individual homes efforts to raise funds and awareness in their local communities, Regis has donated $50,000 to the Australian Red Cross.

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Esprit Café – it starts with a cup of coffee

Esprit Café is a Regis Aged Care initiative to help people start talking about major moments in their life. Our cafés are warm, inviting spaces open to residents, their families and interested friends and we’re proud to run them in all of our homes.

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People of Regis – Stephen Judd

I quite honestly have rarely experienced such a supportive and friendly culture in my almost 40 years in the workforce. I am excited for my future with Regis.

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Living with Dementia at Regis

Dementia can happen to anybody and affects behaviour, thinking and can impact the performance of everyday tasks as a result of diminished cognitive ability. In 2019, it is estimated that almost 1.5 million people in Australia are involved in the care of someone living with Dementia.

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Food is Life

Food plays a powerful role in our lives and, in many ways, is at the centre of how we socialise and connect. As well as these deep social and cultural aspects, food also plays a critical role in improving nutrition, health and well-being; something which is fundamental in the aged care industry.

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What I Like

At Regis, we know that comfort and care go hand in hand. That’s why, as one of Australia’s largest aged care providers; we always offer the pinnacle of care and support. Hear from our residents directly to find out what they like about their life at Regis.

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Regis Pet Therapy – The Benefits

Being around animals makes most of us happy and life is no different in aged care – that’s why Regis has always welcomed friendly animals into our homes to improve residents’ health and well-being.

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Chinese New Year

Regis Dandenong North residents welcomed the Chinese New Year with an interactive performance …

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World Animal Day

Regis is celebrating World Animal Day today by participating in Zoos Victoria’s ‘They’re Calling on You’ campaign…

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Congratulations to Sabu and the team at Regis East Malvern for earning a City of Stonnington Food Safe award…

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Frantastic Food Safety Award

Congratulations to our Frankston (VIC) catering team for receiving Frankston City Council’s inaugural Frantastic Food Safety Award…

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Where Generations Meet

Regis Armadale has initiated a “Generations Meet” program with Kids Time Early Learning Centre Caulfield North.

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Regis Insight Newsletter June – 2018

Our 2018 June edition of Regis Insight newsletter is now available online. Featuring our latest resident news as well as updates about our acquisitions, new developments…

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Myrtles Potting Shed

Regis Wynnum officially opened “Myrtles Potting Shed” on 25th May 2018 in honour of Myrtle, a former resident who loved orchids and pottering.

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Senate Economics References Committee

Regis Healthcare Limited (“Regis”) notes the release of the terms of reference of the Senate Economics References Committee into financial and tax practices of for-profit aged care providers.

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Regis Woodlands Welcomes First Resident

On 9th April, Regis Woodlands opened its doors to welcome our  first resident Mrs. Mary (Maree) Kelleher.  Within a day Maree had made the aged care residence her home with most of her family visiting.

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Everything we do, we do for our residents

“Everything we do, we do for our residents.” That’s the vision of Regis Aged Care – a vision that, for over 20 years, has translated into some of the most renowned aged care services that’ve enhanced the lives of thousands of Queenslanders across the state.

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Awarding Excellence Regis National Staff Awards 2017

Each year Regis recognises and celebrates the outstanding contribution our employees make every day with the Regis National Staff Awards. This year there was an outstanding response with a record of over 2500 nominations submitted from staff, residents and families.

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Regis Cranbourne Twilight Market

Regis Cranbourne will host their annual Twilight Market on Friday 1 December.  The family fun day is full of activities with entertainment for you and your kids. 

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A Social Heart & Personalised Care

Lifestyle staff at Regis Fawkner care home support residents with a variety of lifestyle activities to choose from whether its arts, bingo, day trips or simply a leisurely stroll…

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Celebrating Our Residents – The Brydens

Regis is celebrating International Day for Older Persons 2017 by sharing stories from some of our remarkable residents! Here’s a little insight into the lives of John & Lesley Bryden…

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Aged Care Homes Start Family Support Café Initiative

Regis’ initial trial of the Esprit Café at Regis North Dandenong in 2016 was met with an overwhelming positive response. The Esprit Café invites people into a warm and inviting setting in an aged care home to have a cup of coffee.

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Regis appreciates those who give back

Regis’ aged care facilities across Australia celebrated our dedicated volunteers  recently with facilities hosting ‘Thank You’ events for volunteers, spiritual visitors, RSL and Legacy representatives…

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New Development Regis Elermore Vale – Newcastle

Regis Aged Care is pleased to announce the development of Regis Elermore Vale commenced this Thursday 13th July. The Honourable Sharon Claydon Federal Member for Newcastle and Deputy Lord Mayor, Councillor Jason Dunn visited the site…

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Regis Women’s Classic Fun Run

Western Australian Marathon Club recently organised a 10km & 5km fun run on the 25th June. The Regis Women’s Classic Fun Run brought together women of all ages…

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Aged Care Development Update Perth

Regis’ development of new aged care homes in Perth, Western Australia continues to progress with Regis Nedlands, Regis Woodlands and Regis Port Coogee opening 2018…

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Regis Aged Care Acquires Presbyterian Care Tasmania

Regis Aged Care Pty Ltd (“Regis”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Regis Healthcare Limited, is pleased to announce that it has extended its provision of aged care to Tasmania, having today contracted to acquire aged care facilities and associated businesses from Presbyterian Care Tasmania.

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Happy International Nurses Day to Regis Nurses

International Nurses Day on the 12th of May marks a day of jubilation globally. We join in celebration this year with events across Regis aged care facilities to commemorate the kindness, skill and dedication shown by all nurses.

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Regis Birkdale 16 years of volunteering

A key to the smooth operation across Regis aged care facilities is the help and support provided by our team of dedicated volunteers. More than 1000 people give up their time…

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Music to Regis’ ears

Residents at Regis Wynnum were enthralled watching a performance from Ormiston Pipe & Drum Band at a mini-concert held at the aged care facility last month…

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Regis Welcomes Local Community to Cultural Event

Regis Sandringham opens its doors embracing eclectic cultures and the wider Sandringham community. Regis residents at aged care facility in Sandringham welcomed local community members to attend a Cultural Day for all ages.

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Bestselling Author Visits Regis

Residents at our aged care facility, Regis Gatton were delighted to welcome one of Amazon’s bestselling authors last week. C.T. Mitchell is an acclaimed author of mystery, thriller and suspense novels.

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A Man of Culinary Passion & Skill

Sabu is a man on a mission, a mission that showcases passion and dedication to the mastery of gastronomy. His seven year journey with Regis has seen him come full circle…

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Regis East Malvern Opening 30 August

Regis’ new luxury aged care facility will open 30th August, 2016. Regis East Malvern is a contemporary 5 star aged care facility located in the leafy suburb of East Malvern. Designed by leading Melbourne-based architect Smith+Tracey, it boasts luxury modern suites…

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Regis North Fremantle – Open Day 14 July

Regis North Fremantle located in Western Australia will open in doors on Thursday, 14 July. This new state-of-the-art aged care facility provides a range of Club Services while catering to…

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Regis Insight Newsletter – June 2016

Our 2016 June edition of Regis Insight newsletter is now available online. Featuring our latest resident news as well as updates about our acquisitions, new developments, and events at Regis Aged Care facilities nationally.

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Welcome to Masonic Care Queensland

Regis would like to welcome to Masonic Care Queensland. With 900 staff across multiple sites, this acquisition sees Regis expand significantly in Queensland…

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Regis welcomes North Fremantle

Regis Aged Care welcomes North Fremantle. The opening of the redeveloped state-of-the-art facility sees Regis offering 109 Club Services beds to the local community…

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Regis Celebrates International Nurses Day

Our International Nurses Day celebrations on the 12th May was a fantastic success across Regis. As part of the event, a competition was held for the most creatively decorated nurse’s station and all sites certainly put the panel of…

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Regis Caboolture Official Opening

Regis Caboolture hosted an Official Opening for the completion of the 64-bed extension. Complete with a new café, hair salon, cinema and library, the Mewett Street facility…

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2015 National Staff Awards- finalists announced

I am pleased to announce the finalists in this year’s National Staff Awards. An outstanding response for 2015 saw a record 762 nominations submitted from staff, residents and resident’s families. From the entries received, our independent judging panels have chosen the finalists…

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