November 7, 2017

The Nursing Home is Forcing Dad to Move into a Shared Room!

By Heather Hill, Lead Nursing Specialist at Heather Hill Pathways. We recently had a family contact us when the nursing home their father was staying at had moved him from his single room to a shared room with another resident.  The nursing home had told the family at the time […]
August 24, 2017

Toowoomba Seniors Expo

Heather and Helen Heather Hill along with Helen (our Pathways Coordinator) and Leon (our Toowoomba based Pathways Facilitator) had a wonderful day at the Toowoomba Seniors Expo as part of Queensland Seniors Week.  Thank you for welcoming us so warmly Toowoomba! Leon and Heather
December 12, 2013

Can you have your cake and eat it?

Dr Anthony French speaks at Heather Hill Pathways Seminar on Diabetic Management in the Elderly. On Wednesday 11 December 2013 Heather Hill was proud to present Dr Anthony French as guest speaker at Heather Hill Pathways’ most recent aged care seminar entitled, ‘Can you have your cake and eat it?  […]
December 12, 2012

Nursing Homes expect a flurry of ‘distress calls’ cover Christmas Period

Nursing homes can expect a flurry of “distress calls” over the Christmas period as many families try to come to terms with the increasing frailty and loss of independence of older family members.Heather Hill, Managing Director of Heather Hill Pathways, says, “When families get together at Christmas, often it’s the […]
November 8, 2012

Exercise is better than any amount of crossword puzzles!

By Heather Hill, Managing Director and Lead Nursing Professional, Heather Hill Pathways.   Keeping in line with previous studies that have shown regular physical exercise can cut the risk of developing dementia by a third, a recent University of Edinburgh study has objectively shown that physical rather than mental exercise […]