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Trish 28th Mar 2017 Wellness facilitator
Hi All
I am in desperate need of entertainment for aged care homes in the Ringwood area of Melbourne, if they are lower in price then we could give regular gigs. More expensive would be not as many bookings maybe 1 or 2 a year. Preferably musical, singing instruments etc!!!
Brian 29th Mar 2017
Hi Trish
I work in a facility in country NSW most of my entertainment I source from local church groups and schools usually free or minimal cost .
Trish 3rd Apr 2017 Lifestyle Worker In Aged Care
Thanks Brian -will give it a go!!
Sharon 25th Apr 2017 Lifestyle co-ordinator
Hi Trish,
Not sure what the price range is that you are able to accommodate. Morning melodies, at the different hotels, have certain entertainers that would be accommodating to fit into your price range.
Emma 27th Apr 2017 Deputy Unit Manager
We also offered local schools the chance to practice upcoming shows for our residents at all times of the year x
Kim 2nd May 2017 Registered Nurse
Trish, you could try your local country music club.If you have a U3A group you could contact them.
Tricia 3rd May 2017 Occupational Therapy Assistant
Go to: and order any of the Singalong DVD's. I find people love to sing and they like these played over and over. I have never had a complaint. They are older persons song, although you can also get Country and 50's and 60's music. They do cost $40 per DVD. Find a way to purchase as you have a ready-made activity that will bring great joy. Tricia, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Perth
Trish 8th May 2017 Lifestyle Worker In Aged Care
Thanks for all the feedback every one much appreciated!!!
Wendy 28th May 2017 Diversional Therapist
Hi Trish
Golden Memories Karaoke come to our facility 3 times a month and entertain in our 3 different sections. Can't recommend them highly enough. Geoff and Maggie are their names.
The residents love them, very interactive
Mob 0412082610
Give them a call, tell them Wendy Smith from Aurrum in Healesville recommend them!
Sharon 3rd Apr 2020 Lifestyle co-ordinator
Adult colouring in - Residents that have difficulty applying pressure on a pencil find it easier to use gel pens, to colour with, as the ink flows easy. The colours are vibrant and utilizing the glitter gel pens, give the picture a sparkle.
Keep safe, stay home (if you are lucky)
Lifestyle coordinator.
Susan 4th Apr 2020 Activity Director
Thank you for your input Sharon
As always much appreciated
I like to use mandalas for coloring

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