Valentine’s Day @ Elmed

We had such a great and fun morning with Chris Coetzer and Greunen. They sang old classic ballads to modern songs. Our residents enjoyed it so much. Our workers even pitched in for a quick dance session on classic songs. Our residents also received roses from Chris and Greunen, and the smiles on the faces […]

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Paws for People at Oosmed

It was again a tremendous joy to have Paws for People visiting our residents at our Oosmed Frail Care facility. On Friday, 1 July 2016, our four-legged friends entertained our residents with smart tricks and even a song. We just want to thank Lesley and her team for the great work that they are doing. […]

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Go Turquoise 4 the Elderly

La Vie Care has been supporting the Go Turquoise 4 the Elderly campaign, which ran from International Family Day (15 May) to World Elderly Abuse Awareness Day (15 June). In South Africa, the Older Persons Act, Act 13 of 2006 places specific focus on the role communities should play in ensuring the wellness of the elderly. However, our local […]

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Neuro-Rehabilitation after a Stroke

Welcome! Welcome to the Lynnmed Clinic’s quarterly newsletter. In this issue, we discuss neurological rehabilitation after the event of a stroke. You can download the full newsletter here. Definition What is a Stroke? According to the Mayo Clinic: “A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving […]

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Rehabilitation after Spine Surgery

Welcome to our First Newsletter! Spine surgery is a major undertaking and rehabilitation is important in helping patient’s get the most possible benefit from their surgery. Essentially, rehabilitation can help patients recover from surgery as quickly and completely as possible. Lynnmed Clinic ensures all of a patient’s needs are taken care of with a full […]

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A Night at the Movies

As part of La Vie Care’s overall well-being programme, we arrange entertainment events for our residents on regular occasions. Recently, we had a proper night at the movies complete with a Cowie film  and popcorn. The night was a huge success and one we shall be repeating on a regular basis.

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Pamper Party at Oosmed Frail Care

Today, our lady residents at Oosmed were pampered by the beauticians from the Susca Watts Hair and Beauty Academy. The ladies had a blast and enjoyed being spoiled by these wonderful young ladies. At La Vie Care, our residents’ physical health is our primary consideration, but we also try our utmost to brighten their days in […]

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La Vie Care Opens New Pretoria East Frail Care

It is with great pride and excitement that La Vie Care would like to announce that we opened a new frail care facility at the Pretoria East Retirement Village in The Willows. Our new facility is called Oosmed and has a capacity of 30 beds. Our doors opened on 1 Novemeber 2014 and we look forward to helping […]

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