Menarock Life McGregor Gardens aged care residence Pakenham is in the heart of the community. McGregor Gardens is a beautifully appointed residential care facility accommodating 90 ageing in place beds. We provide ageing in place care and have 18 dedicated for residents with dementia. The rooms at McGregor Gardens are light-filled and look onto lush garden beds and trees for the enjoyment of residents, families and friends. With central heating and cooling throughout, 24 hour registered nurse care, qualified chefs and on site hair dresser with friends and family always welcome our residents can live in comfort.
Regular "outings" to various locations in the facilities bus
Central heating and cooling in every room
Ensuite rooms available
On site hairdressing
On site laundry
Various in home Allied health services including podiatry and physiotherapy
Menarock Life McGregor Gardens aged care residence Pakenham employs qualified staff that are highly trained professionals. We have Registered nurses, Enrolled nurses, and Personal Carers on site 24 hours a day. Our Nursing staff are supported by qualified chefs providing our residents with freshly prepared meals daily from the guidance of dietitians. Therefore, all the individual care needs of our residents are appropriately met.
An essential part of our Life Care program is to enrich and maintain each residents well-being. We do this with dedicated team members who establish a friendly relationship with each resident and their family members to design an individual care plan suitable for each resident. Provided in a holistic team approach, the care plans are regularly reviewed with the Resident’s physical, mental and spiritual well-being are our utmost priority.
To support us, we have visiting specialist services for:
Physiotherapy and physiotherapy aid;
As part of Dining Life, our qualified chefs provide delicious and appetising meals with fresh selections each day. A qualified dietitian assesses the individual nutritional needs of our residents, including cultural and religious. Special requests and celebrations are all catered for along with festive occasions. We encourage residents to dine with us in the dining room, however a tray service is available for residents wishing to dine in their rooms. Family and friends are welcome to join us at meal times, either in the dining room or in residents room at any time.
Each bedroom at Menarock Life McGregor Gardens Pakenham aged care residence is fully equipped with:
An emergency call system;
Telephone and television outlets;
Tasteful fittings and furnishings;
Central heating and cooling; and
We maintain the service of our residents bedrooms daily with fresh linen provided.
In Live Life we offer recreation and therapeutic programs including crafts, gardening, board and word games. We also have exercise groups and hold regular outings. Our residents enjoy celebrating special events, days and traditional religious festivals together. Our lush garden beds and trees are visible for the enjoyment of residents, families and friends. We have laundry facilities on site, as well as an on-site hairdressing facility. Friends and family are always welcome at any time to visit with their loved one and join in the activities.
We conduct tours of our home so you can see for yourself what Menarock Life is like or alternatively we are happy to visit with prospective residents and family members to understand each individuals needs. To make your initial enquiry please contact us.
To help with your decision making progress it may be helpful to view how other families see Menarock Life aged care residences…
I would like to thank the management and staff for their excellent high quality of care and ability to assist my mother Giovanna who can be very difficult and trying at times, for keeping us well informed for any medical changes etc, for your friendliness and welcoming toward my mothers family and friends. I would also like to thank Kym Faulkner for her support and encouragement through this difficult transition in our lives and for having a unique ability to source out the best compassionate and friendly caring staff
Vince Aged Care Residence Pakenham
All carers and nursing staff excellent. Caring environment and facilities well maintained. Inclusion of family at all events appreciated. Regular review calls regarding needs.
Sharron - 6th April 2017 Aged Care Residence Pakenham
Mitchell - January 2020 Aged Care Residence Pakenham