Korongee Australia's first dementia village

Welcome to the Korongee blog which will chronicle the evolving story of Korongee’s development as Australia’s first residential village designed specifically for people living with dementia.

Korongee at the Aged & Community Services Tasmania Conference

Aged & Community Services Tasmania (ACST) recently held their annual conference in Hobart. 

The Korongee Project Development Manager, Liz Thomas spoke about the concept of the Korongee small house model and updated the audience on the project progress. 

In the annual ACST awards, Glenview Community Services was announced as the WINNER of the Media, Marketing and Engagement Award in recognition of the Korongee project promotion of the importance of dementia specific residential care. 

Our Community Services Manager, Simon Hyvattinen, stepped up to the plate and accepted the award and acknowledged all other finalist and winners of awards and congratulated all providers for all they do in supporting people with dementia in our respective communities.



Korongee & the local business community
Korongee presents a range of exciting business opportunities for the Glenorchy business community, including the creation of 100 new, permanent
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The European influence on Korongee
Korongee will draw on a range of international best practice models, particularly the Hogeweyk dementia village in the Netherlands.  Glenview
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Expressions of interest for architects to provide design services are now being accepted
As seen in the Australian on Saturday 05/08, we are now accepting expressions of interests for design services.
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The dream begins to become a reality!
Look out for the Public Notice in the Weekend Australian inviting expressions of interest for architects to provide design services
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