Churches of Christ Care Brig-O-Doon Aged Care Service Acacia Ridge offers accommodation for 44 high level care residents set among spacious, well maintained gardens in a central but peaceful part of Acacia Ridge. Brig-O-Doon has a home-like environment, which is particularly important when new residents are being welcomed into the Brig-O-Doon family.
Brig-O-Doon accommodates 44 residents in single rooms with ensuite facilities. All rooms have built-in wardrobes, ceiling fans and an emergency call system located in both the bedroom and ensuite. Residents are encouraged to bring in small items to personalise their rooms. Our residents can enjoy the gardens, participate in activities in the large activity areas, or relax in the tastefully furnished communal areas. A separate dining and lounge room and large living area help to provide a warm homelike environment for all residents.
Personal care services, registered nurses and personal care staff are available to render 24-hour assistance to residents with every aspect of their daily needs. We embrace the philosophy that residents should maintain as much independence as possible.
The staff at Brig-O-Doon have a strong commitment not only to provide physical care, but to also enrich the lives of residents. Social, emotional and spiritual needs are met wherever possible. The following facilities and services are provided:
- Chaplaincy support
- Pharmaceutical, podiatrist and physiotherapist services
- Public telephone
- Weekly bus trips to local attractions
- Planned social activities including concerts, games and craft.
About Churches of Christ Care
Established in 1930, Churches of Christ Care is one of the largest, most diverse not-for-profit organisations in Australia, operating more than 150 care services throughout Queensland and Melbourne, Victoria, with the support of approximately 3,000 staff and almost 900 volunteers.
The organisation is built on a foundation of Christian values, offering help to all those in need regardless of religious background. Our services provide Christ-inspired care and compassion to vulnerable persons at different stages of their life journey, and include early childhood; child, youth and family care; community housing; retirement living; home and community care; and residential aged care.
For more information please visit our website or phone free call 1800 900 001.