Author Archives for Alyssa Jones

Lynn’s STRC Journey

May 17, 2019 9:09 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Lynn was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) several years ago. Her and her husband managed this independently, before she decided to give Short Term Restorative Care (STRC) a go. This multi-disciplinary approach has allowed her to better manage her condition...


20th Public Speaking Competition

August 14, 2018 3:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What a fabulous way to showcase our 20th BallyCara Public Speaking Competition. Students from Redcliffe State High, Clontarf Beach State High and Southern Cross College showcased exceptional speaking skills on the topic of “What is the role of older people...


Wellness Program Member

May 24, 2018 12:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Our Wellness Program Exercise Physiologists go above and beyond to enhance our clients individual passions, strengths and abilities. Doug decided to join the Wellness Program after recently having a fall where he lost a lot of his confidence to walk independently...


Wellness Program Member

May 24, 2018 12:36 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Meet Dot a BallyCara Wellness Program member and her dog Missy. Each morning Dot and Missy go for a walk together. However recently Dot was finding that she was getting pain in her hip, back and shoulder from Missy pulling...


BallyCara Coffee Bar

May 24, 2018 12:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Looking for somewhere to have lunch? Look no further than our Wellness Centre Coffee Bar. The Coffee Bar is open Monday-Sunday 9:00am-2:00pm so bring your family and friends down for a hot coffee and a tasty sandwich.


Ann – Resident

May 24, 2018 11:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

BallyCara is a great village to live in. A lot of care has been given to the lovely grounds and the extra care provided to those Residents who need it is wonderful. The staff are all absolutely great the best....


Valerie – BallyCara Resident

March 9, 2018 3:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The BallyCara community helped my successful transition to a new and healthy way of living after my husband passed away. Through participation in many Wellness Programs and social activities my healthy, mobility and general well-being have steadily improved. Thank you...