Our Facility Management Team


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Debra Fairhall and Maria Ylaran     Merlin, our therapy dog


Clinical Manager

Maria Ylaran, a Registered Nurse from the Philippines, worked as a Registered Nurse at Avonlea before being appointed to her present position at Admatha.

Maria finds her job rewarding and fulfilling. She loves sharing precious magic moments with people who have dementia, and making sure that the clinical needs of the residents are met. Maria is responsible for educating and supervising the registered nurse team.

Maria is passionate about leading her team to provide excellence in person-centred care.



Operations Manager

Debra Fairhall is responsible for the smooth running of Admatha operationally. She meets with staff regularly and runs our quality and risk system. Debra worked in the mental health and dementia field for eight years before taking on the role of Operations Coordinator of Admatha in 2015.

Debra’s goal is to ensure that Admatha is a homely, friendly and safe environment for residents, family and staff, supporting people in a caring, kind and respectful way while acknowledging each individual’s needs.