91-year-old Joyce Barron has lived in the Mandurah home she has loved for 46 years, and she’s still able to remain living independently with the support of RAAFA Connect.
Attention all former Australian Defence Force (ADF) persons. Have you had any dealings with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) for Service or Disability Entitlements?
Knitting and nattering group welcomes everyone. Amity Villages Dot Pryor, coordinator of the craft group, is the first to say that the Monday afternoon get-together is as much about nattering as it ..
97-year-old McNamara Lodge resident Bob Porteous may have served his country during WWII, but when it comes to recalling the war years he is quick to say that he remembers too much, and in fact has spent ..
If you haven’t visited RAAFA’s Erskine Grove estate for a while you may notice something different about one of their major landmarks.
“Every single one of the girls who visit are an absolute pleasure,” says Air Force Memorial Estate resident Frances Anderson who has been a RAAFA Connect client for over 12 months.
At 68 years young, some of Wayne and Dianne Fawcett’s friends were surprised when they announced they were moving into RAAFA’s Merriwa Estate.
If you haven’t heard of ‘exergaming’, then read on because we are incredibly proud of this fantastic initiative at Air Force Memorial Estate - which is the only intergenerational project of its kind in ..
Doris Murphy is the first to say that she and her husband Patrick are only able to remain living in their own Kardinya home as a result of the support services received from RAAFA Connect.
The recently launched Building Bridges program at Alice Ross-King Care Centre, a collaboration between RAAFA, Alzheimer’s Australia, the City of Melville and not-for-profit organisation Attitudinal Healing, ..
“Meadows Springs Estate has a lovely feel to it, even as soon as you drive through the gates,” said Enid Webb, who recently moved on to the estate with her husband Peter Aschenbrenner.
It’s fair to say that Helen Zliko has a passion for travel, and she’s the first person to admit that her RAAFA estate lifestyle makes her ability to lock up and leave for six months at a time all that ..
Security was one of the major motivating factors for Mavis and Jack Nicholson when they moved into Cambrai Village as one of the first wave of residents on 7 February 2000.
The residents of Vivian Bullwinkel Lodge were lucky enough to have Blackjack the gentle giant Clydesdale stop in for a visit in early July.
On 11 November 2018, you are invited to join the memorial ceremony to mark the Centenary of the signing of the Armistice that ended the hostilities of WWI, at Air Force Memorial Estate (AFME) in Bull Creek.
This year the Bomber Command ceremony was aptly followed by the unveiling of the iconic Bouncing Bomb display at the Aviation Heritage Museum on Sunday 27 May.
Mandurah’s Mayor Rhys Williams, along with more than 70 volunteers and residents, and a number of staff from RAAFA’s Central Support Office, attended the volunteer thankyou afternoon tea at Erskine Grove ..
“Total amazement,” was the way in which Air Force Memorial Estate resident Deidre Russell reacted to the news that she is to receive an Order of Australia Medal for service to the community in September.
Congratulations to RAAFA Estate Merriwa for their Bronze Waterwise Business achievement as part of the Water Corporation's non-residential water saving program.