Churches of Christ in Queensland Kolan Gardens Aged Care Services at Gin Gin is nestled on a hill next to the hospital and associated services. The low level care facility, which opened in 2005, provides 22 residents with excellent accommodation in an intimate and home-like environment.
Residents at Kolan Gardens each have their own private bedroom with ensuite facilities. Rooms are fresh and new with a built-in wardrobe, ceiling fan, wall heater and an emergency call system. Residents have the opportunity to provide their own furnishings and electrical items. Pleasantly furnished lounges and dining rooms provide restful and comfortable areas for residents to relax and enjoy their days.
The staff at Kolan Gardens 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
- Planned social and recreational activities such as concerts, games, bus outings, barbeques, craft and gentle exercise classes
- Theme days with staff ‘dressing up’ to entertain the residents
- Regular trips to the library and local shopping centre.
Ten Home Care Packages are also provided by Kolan Gardens to the local community. The two motor vehicles utilised for the community packages are available for residents to be transported to appointments and other local commitments.
About Churches of Christ in Queensland
Established in 1930, Churches of Christ in Queensland 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.