Intergenerational connections

We welcomed Bialik College students back to Emmy to participate in the Garden Mosaic Project. As part of the Kline Art Therapy Program, students and residents worked together to create mosaic pieces to be displayed in the Krampel Mote Courtyard... Read more

Glen Eira Awards 2022

Four well-deserving Emmy volunteers have received Community Awards presented by the City of Glen Eira for their fantastic support of Emmy over many years... Read more

Heart of Emmy Awards 2022

Our volunteers beat Emmy's very heart and we couldn’t do what we do without them. The Heart of Emmy Awards allows us to acknowledge the extraordinary efforts of volunteers. This year the award goes to Robyn Fetter... Read more

Honouring Volunteer Week

To acknowledge National Volunteer Week this year, we treated our Emmy community, volunteers, partner organisations, and some family members, past, and present to a screening of Driftwood the Musical... Read more

Bridging the Gap is back!

The 2022 Bridging the Gap program kicked off outdoors with our residents and Mount Scopus students meeting in Greenmeadows Park last month. They chatted with ease as they introduced each other, shared stories and discovered that the love of chicken soup really does span generations... Read more

Melbourne Recital Centre Returns

It has been wonderful to welcome back many familiar faces back on sight. We were so grateful to welcome back long time Emmy partner, Melbourne Recital Centre recently to play live for the first time in over two years at Emmy... Read more

Rabbi Making an Impact

We are thrilled that Rabbi Yaakov Glasman, of St Kilda Hebrew Congregation, is completing his Master of Counselling placement with us. Rabbi Glasman’s role during his placement is that of a post-graduate student... Read more

Yom Hazikaron and Yom Hashoah 2022

To commemorate Yom Hazikaron we welcomed guest speaker Orit Elkayam Cohen from Zionism Victoria, Jewish Agency Representative Australia & New Zealand... Read more

International Women's Day

We celebrated International Women's Day with inspirational guest speaker, Madeleine Buchner OAM. Madeleine is the founder and CEO of Little Dreamers Australia,... Read more

Purim Festivities!

Purim was a fun day full of love, laughter and bright costumes! We welcomed Mt Scopus Bridging the Gap students to join us and Rabbi Stern... Read more

Hands on Clay

We were very excited the host the first session of our new ceramics program, “Hands on Clay” as part of the George Kline Art Program recently. Ceramic artist Debbie Weinmann facilitated the session... Read more

C Care Partnership

With a new year comes a new strategic partnership for Emmy. Since February 2022, C Care has leased facilities comprising an industrial kitchen and food storage and packing area from Emmy. C Care, which continues... Read more