Churches of Christ in Queensland Lady Small Haven Aged Care Service, Benowa is set among spacious, well maintained gardens, close to the heart of the ever popular Gold Coast. There are 107 residents with either low or high level care needs who live on the beautifully appointed site. Staff provide all levels of care in a loving, friendly environment which centres around the provision of individualised, personalised attention for those in our care.
Hostel accommodation facilities
The 59 bed hostel is tastefully furnished with comfortable lounges and dining areas. Residents’ bedrooms are left to be furnished by the resident themselves. However, all rooms have their own ensuite, wall heater, ceiling fan and an emergency call system. Some rooms have external balconies and built-in wardrobes. Plugs are provided for small appliances, telephone and UHF television aerials.
Nursing home accommodation facilities
Every effort has been made to create a home-like environment for the 48 residents in our facility. There are several attractive lounge areas and pleasant outdoor living spaces. Most accommodation is in two or four-bed rooms with a limited number of single rooms allocated to residents with special care needs. Each bed is fully screened for privacy. Residents have their own lockable bedside cabinet and large wardrobe. An individual heater, ceiling fan, television point, light and power point are provided for each resident. Each resident has access to the nurse call system. Residents are encouraged to make their room personal by bringing with them pictures and other personal effects.
Churches of Christ in Queensland Lady Small Haven Aged Care Service has a strong commitment not only to provide physical care but to also enrich the lives of residents living in the hostel and nursing home. Social, emotional and spiritual needs are met wherever possible. The following facilities and services are available:
- Church services, chaplaincy support and counselling services
- Community hall for concerts, activities and indoor games
- Shared minibus for special trips and access to public bus services
- Activities programs as desired, directed by our diversional therapists
- Gold Coast City mobile library
- Beauty salon, podiatry and physiotherapy
- Beautifully landscaped gardens with wide walking paths suitable for residents in wheelchairs.
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.
Nursing home features
- Large home (107 beds)