A Story of the Blue Veil

When Graham Archer became one of the first aged care residents at Calvary Kooyong he brought with him a poignant reminder of Calvary’s incredible history, and in particular the rich legacy of the founding Sisters, or ‘the Blue Nuns’ as they were known. It is a legacy that lives on


On 26 May each year, National Sorry Day acknowledges and raises awareness of the history and continued effect of the forced removal of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from their families, communities and culture.

First Nations People of Australia – End of life care at Calvary Riverina

Palliative Care Australia believes quality end of life care can only be realised when it is culturally appropriate to the needs of the individual and their family. Australian First Nations people, comprise of hundreds of cultural groupings with distinct languages and histories, as such, it can be difficult for non-Indigenous healthcare