Staff and Board Members at Yallambee adopt a local family at Christmas. The family is unknown to the staff and Board members. Details are given on family members and ages. Goods and presents are donated. On Friday 8th December the hampers and presents were delivered to the family by one of the Board Members. The… Read More »
On Saturday 9th December, Yallambee held the Resident’s Christmas Party. Residents, their families, and the general public enjoyed an afternoon of singing from the Residents Choir and the Millmerran State School Primary Choir. The ladies Auxiliary had a multi draw raffle with over 30 draws. The afternoon would not be complete with a visit from… Read More »
Tasty, Nutritious Food Is A ‘Piece of Cake’ For New Yallambee Chef Tasty Mongolian beef and delicious Bee Sting pastries are not the first things that come to mind when you are thinking about retirement living food. But these are some of the choices on the menu for residents at not-for-profit community aged care home… Read More »
Not-for-profit community aged care provider Millmerran Centenary Retirement Village (Yallambee) has celebrated a major milestone with its largest ever construction project in 33 years reaching the halfway mark. The transformational $6.5 million project includes the addition of 20 new rooms and complete refurbishment of the existing Yallambee hostel. We are pleased to have reached this… Read More »
The staff at Yallambee adopt a door at Christmas. This means that staff can decorate any door in the facility keeping up with the Christmas theme. We sure have some talented staff amongst us. The residents get a lot of pleasure out of this while the staff enjoy it as well. It’s a fun time… Read More »
Today we opened our doors and invited the local children to attend Viv’s farm animal patting day. Approximately 40 children attended along with the residents. It was a morning of patting, cuddly and feeding the baby farm animals. There was a variety of baby animals including goats, pigs, lambs, and llamas. The morning was enjoyed… Read More »
Yallambee residents attended a Remembrance Day Service. The residents created a wreath and a display as shown below. Click the images to watch a full-screen slideshow!
Yallambee residents and staff dressed up and enjoyed a chicken and champagne lunch for the Melbourne Cup. It was a great day! Click the images to watch a full-screen slideshow!
Well, here goes nothing. Wiktionary defines that saying as ‘indicates a lack of confidence or certainty about the activity about to be tried’. I guess I will live or die by what I am about to write. The Community of Milmerran The Board of Management of Yallambee resolved at our October meeting that we would… Read More »
There’s something about this time of year that makes people feel a bit uneasy. Yes I know it’s Spring and the weather should be turning as we leave Winter behind, albeit a pretty mild one. It also heralds the onset of the end of the year with ridiculously premature Christmas advertising, school formals, annual general… Read More »