Monday, 7 August 2017:
One of Australia’s largest and most experienced not-for-profit aged care, health and
independent living providers will have a new name from today.
RSL Care + RDNS was created when the two well-respected and iconic providers merged
in 2015 to deliver more services, supporting more people through all life stages and health
needs. The organisation will now be known as Bolton Clarke, a name that honours two key
pioneers in community service whose values helped to shape the organisation and continue
to drive its purpose.
Today, Bolton Clarke employs more than 6,500 staff who make over 4 million client visits
each year in Australia, New Zealand, the UK and China, supporting more than 22,000
veterans annually and over 5,600 residents in retirement living and residential aged care
“The name we have chosen gives us a new identity that is true to where we have come from
and allows us to communicate the depth and breadth of our organization under a single
banner,” CEO Stephen Muggleton said.
“From the beginning, we have provided flexible and responsive care and support in a range
of settings. Our commitment to our clients and residents continues as we invest in expanding
our services to support more people, giving them even more choice.”
Since joining together in 2015, the organization has expanded its service offerings and its
footprint. Highlights include:
Bolton Clarke recognises two people who personify the tradition of care and respect at the heart of each organisation’s history.
In 2015, RSL Care and RDNS came together to create Australia’s most experienced
not-for-profit provider of comprehensive living, health and aged care services, operating nationally and internationally. In August 2017, our name changed to Bolton Clarke, which reflects the surnames of two early pioneers in community services who inspired our organisation’s work.
Bolton Clarke offers an integrated continuum of care services to residents and clients that match their needs and their health and lifestyle journey. Our services connect customers to solutions that promote healthier, more productive and involved lives.
With more than 6,500 dedicated staff across Australia, New Zealand and Asia, Bolton Clarke provides a wide range of general and specialist care services, 24 hours a day, every day of the year. This includes at home support, retirement living and residential aged care; telehealth services; healthy ageing and mental health programs; chronic disease management; rehabilitation and transition care.
For more information:
Alicia Eu, WE Buchan
02 9237 2804 / 0412 552 004
Sasha Fox, WE Buchan
03 8866 1219 / 0431 289 886