Emmy Monash AGM

9 October 2020

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

Reducing the risk of falls

25 August 2020

We are proud of the strong relationship we share with our partner in allied health, Total Health Physio.

Sherrie and her team are always ensuring the best possible care for our residents. Working together, Emmy Monash and the Total Health Physio team are always looking to minimise the risk of falls in residents.

The wonderful team at Total Health Physio … Read more

Join the Team at Emmy!

7 July 2020

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

7 July 2020

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

11 May 2020

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

8 May 2020

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

21 April 2020

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

Update 16 March

16 March 2020

It is important to note that we do not currently have a suspected case nor an actual case of COVID-19. Policies and measures outlined below are to protect our residents and community.

Emmy Monash Aged Care remains committed during these challenging times to ensuring the safety of our residents, the country’s most vulnerable citizens.  As a result of the ever-evolving … Read more

Large Community Gatherings at Emmy Monash

5 March 2020

The health and wellbeing of our residents is always paramount at Emmy Monash, particularly during this time of heightened health risk.

At this stage, our lifestyle and wellbeing programs for residents will continue to run as normal. However, all large community gatherings at Emmy Monash Aged Care have been cancelled until further notice.

This is a precautionary measure to ensure … Read more

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

6 February 2020

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