News and Stories

  • 3 Year Accreditation Success

    With the growing need of Aged Care in Australia, there is a continued importance to maintain a high standard and quality in delivery care and services to our Residents. Bene is pleased to announce it was awarded the maximum three years accreditation period by the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency for their Campbelltown and St Agnes locations. Bene Campbelltown achieved this great result in December...

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  • New Bene General Manager

    We would like to introduce Allan Mitchell into the new role of General Manager which involves the operational leadership and management of Bene reporting to the CEO. Allan brings to the role 9 years of Aged Care sector experience in Residential, Retirement and Community Services as a Multi State Regional Manager, and General Manager in both For Profit and Not For Profit organisations. When asked what...

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  • Annual General Meeting

    Bene’s Annual General Meeting was held at The Italian Village on Sunday 23rd November followed by a lunch. If you would like to view the 2013/2014 Annual Report please click here, or you may request a copy from Head Office by contacting Karen on 8131 2034.

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  • St Anthony’s Feast Day

    St Anthony is the patron saint of lost and stolen articles; he was a powerful Franciscan preacher and teacher. St Anthony is typically portrayed holding the child Jesus, a lily, or a book, or all three in his arms. Many people give alms to St. Anthony Bread, this is in thanksgiving to God for blessings received through the prayers of St. Anthony. The Feast of Anthony was celebrated on the actual feast...

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  • Introducing Bene: Aged care, Italian style

    After 40 years serving the senior community of Adelaide, the Italian Benevolent Foundation SA Inc. is celebrating in style by launching a whole new brand of commitment, service and passion to everything we do for seniors in our community. What’s changing? The board has made a joint and unanimous decision to adopt separate names for the charitable, fundraising side of our organisation and the operational...

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