Menarock Life The Gardens is a purpose-built home established in 1993 and is situated on the picturesque Cadbury Estate at Claremont overlooking Bilton Bay. It offers permanent accommodation and respite care for 56 people.
Menarock Life The Gardens offers both single and double rooms, all with views over our mature gardens or courtyards, some rooms with views to the bay. Each bedroom has built-in robes, hydronic heating, ceiling fans, telephone and television outlets and emergency call system. All bedrooms are serviced daily with linen provided.
Our carefully selected staff are dedicated professionals who are fully qualified to meet the residents’ personal care needs. They are trained to deliver the best service with qualified personal care, 24 hours a day, every day, with a special understanding of the needs of the aged.
An integral part of our care is to develop individual care plans which provide a holistic team approach. The care plans are regularly reviewed to meet the needs of each resident assisting in the care of the resident’s mental, spiritual and physical wellbeing; giving our carers a sense of achievement and satisfaction.
Our trained cooks provide delicious varied menus with fresh selections each day. A qualified dietitian will also ensure that the specific nutritional needs of our residents are met, including religious and cultural requirements. Special requests and celebrations are all catered for along with special occasions.
We offer activities, recreation and therapeutic programs including cards, board & word games, and word games, crafts, gardening and we have regular outings. We also celebrate special events and days such as international days, traditional religious festivals & occasions such as the Melbourne Cup.
Additional features include:
- Long term care with security of tenure
- Nurse call point to each room
- Respite care
- Sitting and dining rooms
- Central heating and cooling in the common areas
- Spa bath
- Visiting hair dresser
- Registered nurse supervised care
- Diversional Therapist
- Podiatry and physiotherapy services
- Unrestricted visiting hours
- Laundry facilities on site.
Residents are offered a home-like environment. They may choose to participate in the activities provided, read or relax in the library or retire to their room. Families & friends are always welcome and are invited to visit at their convenience. For the safety of all residents, a security system operated by a keypad is fitted to each external door. Residents are encouraged as far as possible to maintain their independence, social and personal interests.
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Nursing home features
- Medium home (56 beds)
- Specialist services: Physiotherapy, podiatry, dentist, optometry, speech therapy
Types of care
Bed in a shared room (two people) with shared bathroom. Wide range of leisure and lifestyle activities programme. Secure garden and courtyards.