Influenza Vaccination Requirements

27th of May 2022 2022 Influenza Vaccination As per the Department of Health, the Seasonal Influenza Vaccination was mandated for any staff member or visitor in a Residential Aged Care Facility. Aged care workers must get flu vaccination | Health Portfolio Ministers As per the South Australia Police, who shared this information on their Facebook…

Changes to Visiting Hours

8th of April 2022 Changes to the visiting hours and requirements: As of the 8th of April we will no longer be in precautionary lockdown. – Visiting hours will be strictly 11am – 3pm only with maximum of 2 visitors per day.– It will be a requirement that, any visitor to the facility will have…

The Willochra Home – Lockdown Status

28th March, 2022 HIGH IMPORTANCE Dear Family Members and Representatives, ****Due to the spread of COVID, we are now going into LOCKDOWN until further notice**** Strictly NO visitors We are also asking that family members, understand and respect this decision and will abide with the above, without annoyance. Please remain safe and well through this…

Residential Aged Care Visitors Update November 2021

22nd November, 2021 With the recent announcement from the South Australian Government, there is now a mandatory deadline for all Residential Contractors, Family Members and Visitors of the Home to have had both COVID-19 vaccinations, prior to the 6th December 2021. https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/533721/Residential-Aged-Care-Facilities-No-42-Direction-08112021.pdf Could you please remember to forward your vaccination forms through to the Administration…

The Willochra Home Recipes

27th October, 2021 The Willochra Home has recreated the Willochra recipe book! It has a new look and lots of delicious recipes to get us all inspired to cook up a storm! If you would like a copy of our cookbook, please contact the Home on 8636 2320, or email wardclerk@willochraagedcare.org.au Cookbooks are $15. Please…