Our Stories

Volunteers in the spotlight – Spring 2019
September 10, 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
September 6, 2019

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 >

Annual vintage car visit a hit

As a special Father’s Day treat Bethanie Beachside, Perth’s most northern Aged Care Home recently had a visit from two old classic cars. A 1937 Austin Seven Ruby Tourer,... More >

Packing parties to commence at Bethanie

Bethanie, Western Australia’s most recognised not-for-profit aged care and retirement living provider will be getting into the Christmas Spirit early this year as they hold... More >

Bethanie Knitting Groups Helping in Mongolia

Bethanie works hard to ensure both staff and customers value the importance of social contributions, driving activities which contribute greatly to the wellbeing of the... More >

WA Seniors embrace the Beth-a-lympics!

Bethanie hosted the 9th annual Beth-a-lympics on Monday 19th August at Bethanie Beachside in Yanchep, Perth’s most northern Aged Care Home. The Beth-a-lympics began... More >