The Good Oil Newsletter – August 2017

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We’re pleased to bring you the first edition of “The Good Oil”, an organisation-wide newsletter which will be published monthly.  This publication will include an update on what has been happening here at Olivet, and all of the upcoming events and activities which are to take place, God willing.  Communication between management, staff, our residents and their loved ones is vital within aged care, and it is an area in which we are constantly striving for improvement. So, if there is something you would like to see more of, or a submission you would like included in our newsletter –…

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Resident Satisfaction Survey 2016

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Our Annual Satisfaction Survey for Residents has recently been launched. This survey allows Residents and their families to give us honest opinions on what’s going well (and not so well) and helps decide where time and energy is best spent and to assist in planning for the future. The information from all the surveys is reviewed by management and people responsible for the facility. The information is used to make changes to the policies, procedures and practices of the home. The survey results are available to all residents and staff. If you would like any further information regarding this process, please…

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Christmas Events at Olivet

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Christmas is once again upon us and our Leisure and Lifestyle staff have plans for our Christmas Parties well underway. Details are as follows: Invitation to Christmas Lunch 2016 You are invited to join with your family member / friend at Olivet for Traditional Christmas Lunch on Friday December 9th – Willows (Nursing Home) Residents Tuesday December 13th Myrtle Court & Acacia Residents Collins Activity Room – next to Reception, Olivet Lunch served at 12.15pm—doors open from 11.45am Places are limited to two guests per resident. Cost: $10 per guest BOOKINGS FOR GUESTS ARE ESSENTIAL  (and are not confirmed until paid…

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Olivet Twilight Fair

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  We are excited to warmly invite the families of our residents to join us for the 2016 Olivet Twilight Fair. We have a special guest – Mr Balloon Man – for the kids, and perhaps some of the adults too! To be held on Friday 18th of March from 4pm to 7pm – drop in, bring children or grandchildren, and enjoy stalls and delicious food. There will be a sausage sizzle, jacket potatoes with coleslaw, ice-creams and cold drinks, cakes, slices and homemade preserves, a lolly stall, Easter eggs, craft, art and “as new” items, competitions, a garden stall, and…

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Time flies

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Hello – with Christmas now becoming a distant memory, it seems we are now well and truly full swing into the year as it continues to race ahead. We do hope you have now visited us in our brand new reception and spacious foyer area, and you may have seen other staff coming and going from offices in the new administration wing also. These changes are will help us to service you better, but our main focus continues to be on providing the best possible care for our lovely residents, and of course their families. With a Twilight Fair and Easter coming up, there are no…

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