A Day in the Life of Trish: A Holdsworth Volunteer

23 May 2024

Trish has been a volunteer for over five years. She lives in the Eastern Suburbs where she loves her local community and believes deeply in giving back. Trist enjoys volunteering as it brings her closer to the people around her and reinforcing the amazing difference anyone can make in the community.

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22 May 2024

Every day, people within our community who live with mobility challenges struggle to access essential services, participate in community activities, and maintain their independence. That’s why we are committed to providing vital resources and support to ensure that no one is left behind due to mobility limitations.

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NDIS Support Coordinator

28 February 2024

We are seeking a Support Coordinator on a Part Time basis for 3 to 4 days per week, with two of these being Monday and Tuesday (preferably).

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The Extraordinary Journey of John: A Centenarian’s Remarkable Life

5 February 2024

John is a Holdsworth participant who has been receiving support through the Home Care Package program for several years. This has provided John with weekly individual social support where he is taken shopping or to run errands or simply have some extra company. We recently visited John at his retirement home to celebrate his 100th Birthday where John shared interested stories about his life.

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Community survey confirms: Holdsworth cares

30 November 2023

At Holdsworth, we’re here for community. So when our community shares feedback, we listen.

In our recent Customer Satisfaction Survey, we’re proud to share that feedback was overwhelmingly positive, and pinpointed the care, attentiveness and respect our team extends to all participants. We are deeply grateful to the 203 people who participated in the survey and provided honest feedback.

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Let’s navigate new possibilities together! Donate today

20 November 2023

At Holdsworth, we connect people with possibility. And your donations are behind those possibilities, enabling people in the community to live fulfilling lives. That’s why we need your help in the lead-up to the end of the year, as we continue the work we’re doing to ensure we support those most vulnerable.

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Eda’s Story

8 November 2023

Eda is a Holdsworth participant who has been receiving support through the Commonwealth Home Support Program for several years. Recently she participated in the Wellness Hub – a free program run by Holdsworth to support older people through allied health and clinical support services, and additional help at home. Through Wellness Hub Eda was connected with a volunteer who helped bring her balcony garden back to life after a stressful situation, allowing her to feel content in her home again.

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Aged Care Quality Audit confirms: Holdsworth provides dignity and choice for our community

21 September 2023

At Holdsworth, we support people to maintain their independence and enhance their quality of life. At the heart of achieving this is providing dignity and choice to the people we work alongside. The Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission exists to protect the needs, dignity and choice of those in the community we support, and we are proud to have been found compliant across all areas of their recent Performance Report.

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Miya’s Story

13 September 2023

Holdsworth volunteer Miya is a passionate advocate for those living with Dementia in the community. Miya first connected with Holdsworth while supporting her father through Dementia – with Holdsworth fondly referred to as his ‘club’. She supports Dementia Australia and the Woollahra Dementia Alliance to help businesses become Dementia-friendly, a topic close to heart after the many small things local businesses did to create a welcoming space for her father, including his favourite cafe creating a special ‘Bob’s Menu’.

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An update on Holdsworth HomeShare

20 July 2023

Since 2019, HomeShare offered incredible benefits to 54 people. These matches saw improvements in quality of life, peace of mind and support for families and carers, and an affordable housing solution. During this time, Holdsworth was grateful for the support from grant funders and philanthropists who believed in it as a service offering in their community. Holdsworth would like to thank all our grant funders.

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