Monthly Archives: June 2013

June 26 2013

I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that I had seen a demo of a robot which is part of a research project at La Trobe Uni, Melbourne. The research being undertaken is with assistive social robots to see if … Continue reading

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June 18 2013

Weekend respite care turned out to be a huge success. My wife is already looking forward to the next time. She was so much more switched on and responsive when we got home on Sunday afternoon. Maintaining that level of … Continue reading

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June 14 2013

I have just now returned home after dropping my wife off for a weekend of respite care. This is is the first time we have had this offered to us by the people at Banksia Day Centre. It has all … Continue reading

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June 5 2013

We had some sad news this week. Our family doctor, Dr George, died 3 weeks ago. We had been his patients for 13 years and always found him to be helpful and understanding. The saddest part of this is that … Continue reading

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