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Happy 65th Birthday Bethanie

Bethanie, Western Australia’s most recognised not-for-profit aged care and retirement living provider is today celebrating 65 years of business. 65 years ago today,... More >

Bethanie Beachside competes in LiveLighter Aged Care Games

    Recently nine residents from Bethanie Beachside in Yanchep, Perth’s most northern Aged Care Home, took part in the annual LiveLighter Aged Care Games at Bouncer... More >

Staff Focus – Spring 2019

Making a difference in Cambodia Twenty-one Bethanie staff and family members ranging from ages 13 to 71 made a real difference to the lives of the homeless in Cambodia... More >

Australian-first programme in leadership

The Bethanie Leadership Excellence Programme was launched in May in partnership with the Australian Medical Association to support Bethanie’s operational and emerging... More >

Volunteers in the spotlight – Spring 2019

With over 4,000 Western Australians in our care, we simply couldn’t operate without our 550 volunteers who are part of the Bethanie family. Meet four volunteers whose... More >

Assisting carers to take a break

Are you a carer? Do you provide unpaid care and support to someone with a disability, mental illness, chronic condition, terminal illness or who are frail aged? Did you... More >

Cuppa and Chat

Bethanie Home Care client Lucy Rock lives at home with confidence thanks to a little extra help from home care worker Catherine Ross. Connect sat down with them for a... More >

Finding meaningful connections

September marks Dementia Awareness Month. Guest writer Rev Prof Elizabeth MacKinlay asks, what does it mean to be diagnosed with dementia and what does it mean to live... More >

Everyday Heroes – Spring 2019

Finding comfort in knitted teddy bears   For the past four years, Bethanie Dalyellup resident Olwynne Major has knitted 782 soft bears and donated them to the... More >

Virtual aquariums a key talking point for the elderly

Bethanie has recently installed five virtual aquariums at their Bethanie Waters Aged Care Home in Port Kennedy. Within the 160-bed facility, there are two aquariums within... More >