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Meet the Rocky Bay team – Michelle Dillon

29th August 2019

In August, we were delighted to welcome Michelle Dillon to Rocky Bay as our new Director Clinical Services. Michelle’s role sees her working with our therapists and their management team, as well as the Posture Tech team who are based at the Patricia Kailis Centre. She’s also a member of Rocky Bay’s Executive team. Get to know Michelle a little better with our below Q&A! Tell us more about your …

NDIS and Rocky Bay price changes

12th August 2019

On 1 July 2019 the NDIS released the new Price Guide for 2019–20, which included important changes that will allow disability providers to continue to provide innovative and quality service delivery into the future. As a result of the new pricing, the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) has increased the value of your plan to take into consideration some of the pricing increases; however, please note not all increases will …

Meet the Rocky Bay team – Emma Hersey

29th July 2019

Emma with daughter, Bella-Rose Emma Hersey, Assistant Manager in Rocky Bay’s Mosman Park Home and Community team, supports the independent living units and Lucy Creeth Residence to provide high quality individualised support for our customers. Emma is responsible for helping resident’s transitioning into long-term accommodation services, and ensures a safe and homely environment with consistent support and care. She liaises closely with families and guardians about the care of their …

Steven’s wish come true

29th July 2019

Steven Thomson, an avid horse riding enthusiast, was recently granted a wish by the Rocky Bay Wishing Tree for horse riding lessons with Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) WA in Carine and to purchase a new riding outfit. For Steven, a 39-year-old who lives with cerebral palsy, riding has been a source of enjoyment for the past eight years, which has seen him earn a number of ribbons from …

Memories of Susie

29th July 2019

Our Lucy Creeth Residence staff attended a special luncheon in Fremantle in early July with family members of Susie Beardsmore, a long-time resident who sadly passed away in late December 2018. The luncheon was a beautiful memorial celebrating Susie’s life, organised by her family as a thank you to the dedicated staff who supported Susie during her time at Rocky Bay. Shortly before her passing, Rocky Bay organised a very special …
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