Lifestyle & Care
Whether you or a loved one wishes to reside in an IRT Lifestyle Community or Care Centre, or receive IRT In-Home Care in your home, we can assist you to find the best solution.
They say that women talk face-to-face and men talk shoulder-to-shoulder. But this International Men’s Day on 19 November, it’s your chance to tell an older man in your life just how much he means to you — face-to-face.
Beryl Butfield and Joan Jordan reckon if they were still at school they’d be known as the naughty kids who sit at the back of the bus.
IRT Group has reported another year of solid financial results in 2016/17; increasing its asset base to $1.14 billion and growing its annual income by 7% to $174.1 million.
IRT Group and the University of Wollongong’s Australian Health Services Research Institute (AHSRI) have entered into a new research partnership examining the impact of ageing on the population of the Illawarra, Shoalhaven and beyond.
Do you have an elderly grandparent you struggle to make time for? Are you a grandparent yourself who’s still working or part of the ‘sandwich generation’ (supporting ageing parents, adult children and young grandchildren at the same time)?
A photo of 100-year-old IRT resident, George Findley has won the 2017 NSW Ministerial Advisory Committee on Ageing (MACA) Media Award for best image.
NSW Minister for Ageing, Tanya Davies MP met with representatives from IRT Group in Wollongong on Friday to talk about improving the lives of older people.
The Innovation Challenge has been an incredible journey so far (learn more at innovation.irt.org.au). Together we’ve created so many high impact ideas and we don’t want this conversation to end!
IRT Group has welcomed the turning of the first sod of the $50 million Bulli Aged Care Centre of Excellence in the Northern Illawarra.
Georges River Lifestyle and Care Community, IRT Peakhurst celebrated its 25th anniversary today, with a BBQ luncheon for over 100 residents and guests.
The GoodLife is Australia's first YouTube Channel for over 55s. It's produced by IRT Foundation to share inspiring ad-free stories about older people.
It covers eveything from encore careers, age-friendly exercise and cooking, to skydiving, salsa dancing and creative hobbies.
You can find new episodes from Season 2 online or enjoy all the action from Season 1, which premiered last year.