She has created a brand new micro-town for the aged and people dwelling with youthful onset dementia and sophisticated care wants.
“I want to see task-focused traditional aged care models replaced by inclusive dementia-friendly communities that concentrate on relationship-based care and services, where residents can feel at home,” Ms Chadwick stated.
The aged-care mannequin at Bellmere consists of17 houses, loads of outside area, barbeque areas, a retail precinct with outlets, a cafe, cinema, a wellness centre, a barber shop and a magnificence salon.
Ms Chadwick now needs to see her aged-care mannequin replicated worldwide.
Telstra’s Group Carmel Mulhern stated Natasha Chadwick was re-writing aged care fashions in Australia.
“Natasha Chadwick is disrupting her industry and re-writing the books on what aged care can look like in this country,” Ms Mulhern stated.
“She is purpose driven and is completely transforming the traditional aged-care model,” she stated.
Telstra has recognised the work of girls in main enterprise roles for 24 years.