Events

Emmy Monash AGM

Emmy Monash Aged Care Inc and The Mutual Help Limited Annual General Meeting

The Board of Directors wishes to advise that the 79th Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Sunday 29th November at 11.00am.

In light of restrictions that have been introduced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the AGM will be held via an online platform … Read more



Join the Team at Emmy!

We are looking for: – A qualified Music Therapist to be part of a new music therapy program for residents – Volunteer Sports Enthusiast with a passion to talk AFL and all things sport with residents. Supporting weekly virtual connection with residents Please contact Maureen Shulsinger if you are interested.… Read more



Streaming Synagogue Services

We are so grateful for our long-standing relations with St Kilda Shule and Temple Beth Israel. Ensuring our residents receive ongoing dedicated cultural and spiritual care remains a priority for us, and we have continued with streaming services through recent months. When the time is right, we look forward to welcoming our community partners back to Emmy.… Read more



Safta Lesley’s Gift

Safta Lesley was delighted to receive a beautiful, hand-made card from the Mount Scopus kinder children. This heartfelt gesture was incredibly well received, with Lesley proudly hanging the card in her room. Lesley misses the kinder children greatly, but she is overjoyed that the program has recommenced in a virtual manner. We cannot thank Mount Scopus enough for constantly developing … Read more



Bright and Blooming Gardening Project

On a gorgeous autumn afternoon, residents and staff volunteers gathered outside and planted nearly 500 tulip, jonquil and daffodil bulbs at Emmy Monash. This project was meant to be done with the students of Caulfield Junior College, but given the health risks of COVID-19, this was not feasible. While this was not what was originally planned, it was wonderful seeing … Read more



Virtual Commemoration

We were so grateful to have our long-standing supporter and volunteer Dr Michael Cohen contribute to our Yom Hashoah commemoration. Michael pre-recorded a video for our residents to watch during our service. We appreciate the efforts of volunteers like Michael who continue to enrich the experience of our residents virtually.… Read more



International Holocaust Remembrance Day

This year on International Holocaust Remembrance Day we marked the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.

This ceremony at Emmy is a respectful and solemn opportunity for residents and their families, staff and volunteers to remember the 6 million Jews who lost their lives in the Holocaust. With a number of Holocaust survivors among our residents, two of whom … Read more



Bushfire Donation Drive

Residents, volunteers, family members and staff came together to support bushfire victims, donating and assembling more than 400 care packages to those in need.

The response from our community was unbelievable. We liaised with Melbourne charities Operation Angel, Terry Floyd Foundation and BK 2 Basics, as well as Clifton Creek Primary School in East Gippsland to determine what practical items … Read more



Duldig Still Firing Exhibition

After several sessions of clay sculpting, residents, Bialik students and Club L’Chaim community members enjoyed an afternoon of celebrating their own creativity, while also admiring the works of others at our Duldig Exhibition.

The highly successful Duldig Studio program, Still Firing: Sculpture Journeys in Clay returned to Emmy Monash in 2019, delivering an expanded creative and sensory program for residents … Read more



Chanukah Family Day

The Emmy community came together in celebration of Chanukah. The day was jam-packed with singing and dancing, and as always it brought a sense of fun, excitement and Jewish spirit to the day.

Both the Central Shule Choir and performer Paul Glass delivered brilliant performances, singing a selection of traditional songs that embraced the spirit of Chanukah. A delicious afternoon … Read more