What motivated top corporate banker and former NSW Premier Michael Baird to leave those powerful worlds behind to manage HammondCare? The reason was simply the heart-wrenching experience of watching his mother Judy lose mobility and independence. Mike shares the faith and vision of Robert Hammond , the legendary clergyman, who a century ago carved out a place in Australian history with his energetic determination to help those who could not help themselves.
Today Michael is working to grow that dream to meet the increasing demands of Australia's ageing population for kindness and care.
Bob Hammond's remarkable story is very much alive. LISTEN to more of Robert Hammond's story below.
Join The Outback Historian, Paul Roe, on an unforgettable journey into Australia's Past as he follows the footprints of the Master Storyteller and uncovers unknown treasures of the nation.