07 November 2017   

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Last month, over 200 Stockland residents from 14 villages attended the launch of Five Good Friends in Victoria.

The event which was held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground provided stunning views of Yarra Park and the MCG turf which delighted residents, particularly the cricket fans in the room. 

Australian journalist, businesswoman, television personality and author, Ita Buttrose also attended as the special guest and spoke to residents about the importance of keeping active as a must for staying well. She also took the time to speak with many residents personally. 

Stockland’s General Manager of Operations, Igor Merkin attended along with a number of Stockland Village Managers, Sales Professionals and Lifestyle and Wellbeing Coordinators.  

“It was great to be a part of the Victorian launch of Five Good Friends and to see so many Stockland residents in the room on the day”, said Igor Merkin. 

“Earlier this year we partnered with key in-home care and support partners like Five Good Friends, to ensure residents have the right support now and into the future. 

Stockland is proud to have taken the time to source reliable and trustworthy partners to provide the best options, at the best price for all of our residents. - Igor Merkin

“Stockland is proud to have taken the time to source reliable and trustworthy partners to provide the best options, at the best price for all of our residents. We see partners like Five Good Friends as an integral part of the Stockland offering to assist our residents live a happy and healthy life in the village with support and services available if and when they need them”, he said. 

Stockland Care and Support Partners provide personalised guidance through assessments, package management requirements for government financial assistance and also offer private home or village consultations to discuss the individual needs of residents. To find out more please speak to your Village Manager.