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Helderberg Manor Health Centre

Helderberg Manor Health Centre

The 'Go Live' target date is mid-2022 The scene at the Helderberg Manor Helth Centre had been improving with each passing day! Visible building came to a steady conclusion and then the massive clean-up commenced. Rubbish was collected and removed, remaing building...

The Birds of Helderberg Manor

The Birds of Helderberg Manor

Residents of Helderberg Manor have endured many years of living on a building site! That is coming to an end at last. As each of us has moved into our homes with a very new garden, we have probably looked with a touch of envy at the established gardens elsewhere on...

Youthful Verve of Senior Fashionistas

Youthful Verve of Senior Fashionistas

“It doesn’t make sense to chase an impossible dream of eternal youth.” These are the profound and sensible words of one Seth Cohen. This New Yorker has written many profiles for people over 60 on his expanding Advanced Style blog, crediting his interest and respect...

The Freedom Of Retirement

The Freedom Of Retirement

Everything in our world ages whether it be the gnarled bark of an ancient oak, its twisting limbs curled in the tight forest air, or the pitted marble of a classical Greek sculpture that is so lifelike yet lifeless. Their aged beauty is often appreciated in its own...

Lessons from Longevity Hotspots

Lessons from Longevity Hotspots

Five places where centenarians flourish The interior of Sardini The mountainous highlands of Barbagia in Sardinia’s interior has the world’s highest concentration of male centenarians. A remote peninsula in Costa Rica The Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica boasts some of...

Great giving philosophy for kids

Great giving philosophy for kids

Grandparents are notorious for spoiling grandchildren with bundles of gifts and treats during the festive season. Children these days certainly get more than their parents and grandparents ever received in bygone years but a concerted effort needs to be made to...

Six underlying causes that could result in trips and falls

Six underlying causes that could result in trips and falls

One out of three adults over the age of 65 will experience a potentially serious fall. Considerable time and careful consideration was given to spatial movement and safety during the design and development of the accommodation and surrounding layout of Helderberg...

Keeping your mind as sharp as you age

Keeping your mind as sharp as you age

Contrary to popular belief memory loss is not an inevitable part of aging. As you grow older you will eventually notice that some memories require a little more effort to retrieve and that you might not remember things as easily as you did in the past. Significant...

Why bowls is a great way to keep fit

Why bowls is a great way to keep fit

It can be difficult to find a sport that you can enjoy from a young age right through to your retirement years. Bowls is probably one of the rare sporting activities that can be counted on to serve you just as well in your older years as it did when you were younger;...

Location

Helderberg Manor Retirement Village,
Heritage Park, Somerset West

Telephone

021 851 0738 (Sales Office)

076 738 0172  (Estelle Wilshere)