Located in Tewantin, our 142 bed residence offers 134 single bed units, and four double bed units for couples who need care in residence. Included in this are 32 secure beds for residents living with dementia.
At Carramar, we offer a range of support and care services to help make the transition from independent to assisted living, that much more easier.
Each residential room has a private ensuite bathroom and garden area plus spacious communal living areas for socialising. Our buildings are air conditioned and centrally heated for the comfort of residents.
This facility is adapted to suit requirements and maintain a continuum of quality care.
FULL TIME PROFESSIONALS
Our recruitment and continuous learning ensures that we maintain an enviable level of care. We manage the health and well-being of our residents through on site visit by treating physicians and allied health professionals as required. Our facilities have a registered nurse on duty 24/7 in addition to extra support from clinical staff affording a more personalised and greater ratio of care to resident.
Short term respite accommodation is available for high and low levels of care to help provide relief for in-home carers who can take a break while we care for their loved ones.
DEMENTIA CARE SPECIALISTS
Our DementiaLiving Model of Care is unique and recognises that life is still worth living even after a diagnosis of dementia. This model has been customised to suit NoosaCare’s approach to dementia care with a strong focus on lifestyle and social well-being.
At Cartwright Community, our memory support unit, incorporates research from around the globe and brings it back home with the best in design living, environs and surrounds, nutrition and daily activities. Our staff are handpicked to ensure they are the right fit for our residents. Our dementia and living services is recognised as a centre of excellence for best practice and resident care. Visit: dementiaandliving.libsyn.com for our podcasts on DementiaLiving to learn more.
As far as practicable, we source all our goods and services locally. Fresh local produce and seasonal ingredients influence our menu offerings that are different for each day of the week. Meal plans are done in collaboration with our dietitian and feature simple, delicious and nutritious meals that cater for special diets and smooth food options as well.
ALL CARE RECIPIENTS ARE WELCOME
As a community-owned organisation, our commitment is to ensure that all residents have access to quality care and services, regardless of their financial standing. A fee structure and payment options are available to suit individual requirements.
FAMILY AND VOLUNTEERS
Friends and family are encouraged to continue close contact and involvement in the daily affairs of their friends and relatives at Carramar and Kabara. Children and pets are also welcome for visits. Our volunteers are devoted, caring helpers who provide friendship and assist with many social functions, appointments and activities. If you are interested in becoming part of the NoosaCare team please contact us for more information.
NoosaCare offers an extra services package that includes stylish and modern decor complete with accompanying services. With this service we offer optimal comfort in a spacious environment that allows enjoyment of beautifully landscaped gardens from your private balcony or patio. Included in this offering also are additional bus outings, lifestyle choices and access to pamper packages, additional meal menu options and a select drinks and snacks menu.
NoosaCare offers an additional services package that include rooms with superior decor and luxury furnishings. Enjoy daily hot breakfasts, lifestyle and activity programmes as well as access to the daily newspaper in your residence’s common room.
Nursing home features
- Large home (142 beds)
- Has extra service beds
- Specialist services: Dementia Care Specialists