On the 8th May 2020, the State Government announced measures to ease the visitor restrictions at aged care facilities to two visitors per week per resident. To read the latest directive from Public Health in greater detail please click below: Residential-Aged-Care-Facilities-No.-5-9-May-20
It’s a big day for us – we are excited to announce that we are now accepting expressions of interest for residents to live at Korongee! Korongee is a village for people living with dementia, offering small house living and an innovative model of care. Located in the northern suburbs of Hobart, Korongee is slated […]
Researchers at the Wicking Centre, in consultation with Glenview, are seeking input from people interested in the development of the model of care for the Korongee village. Members of the Glenorchy local community are invited to participate. There are three ways you can participate: group meetings over online video calls individual interviews in person, over […]
Here is our CEO, Lucy O’Flaherty, sharing an update on Glenview’s two week lockdown.
We’re excited to receive lots of calls and requests for information about Korongee as our opening date (set for the end of July this year!) draws closer. And we thought it would be useful to list here some of the most common questions people are asking us about Korongee: How do I apply to […]
In this short video, Prof James Vickers, director of the Wicking Dementia and Research Centre in Hobart, answers some questions regarding younger onset dementia. What is it exactly? Who is more at risk of developing younger onset dementia? And what is Korongee doing differently? Prof James Vickers on younger onset dementia from Glenview Community Services […]
We’ve teamed up with TasTAFE to offer a specialised Cert III training program which will kick off in Feb 2020 and run through until July. This will see you do the majority of your training right here at Glenview in our classroom and on the floor, working alongside our residents. Curious? Come to one of […]
It’s all happening down at Korongee as the construction management company Fairbrother has officially moved onto the site and is now in the process of conducting earthworks to lay the foundations for the village. Korongee project manager Donna Lashmar said this represents an exhilarating phase of the Korongee development. “It’s truly exciting to see the […]