Glen Waverley

Menarock Life aged care residence Glen Waverley is a 49 bed residential aged care facility offering respite care and permanent care along with a dedicated wing ‘Willow Way’ for dementia care.

The warm, homelike environment where residents are encouraged to bring personal items and mementos offers both single and companion rooms with en-suite bathrooms. A feature of this home are its four outdoor areas which entice residents to enjoy the beautiful sunlit courtyards.

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Information

  • 2 Vacancies
  • Total beds in this residence: 49
  • Address: 982 High Street Road, Glen Waverley VIC 3150
  • Phone & Fax: P: (03) 9887 9896 F: (03) 9886 1569
  • Email: don.gwnh@menarock.com.au
  • Level of Care: High care, Ageing in place
  • Care term: Permanent care (Long term)

Facilities and services

  • 24 hour registered nurses
  • Choice of your own doctor and specialists
  • Allied health professionals including: Physiotherapist, Dietitian, Podiatrist, Speech Pathology
  • Diverse lifestyle programs
  • On site hairdressing and beauty services and laundry
  • BBQ area for use by residents and their family
  • Pet Therapy program
  • Newspaper and magazine delivery arranged on request
  • Family and friends can visit at any time

Our Care

We carefully select staff that are fully qualified to meet the residents’ personal care needs including catering for residents for whom English is a second language. Our carers, comprising registered nurses are dedicated professionals trained deliver the best service 24 hours a day, every day. Thus, a special understanding of the needs of each individual resident is developed.

An integral part of our Life Care program at Menarock Life aged care residence Glen Waverley is the development of individual care plans which provide a holistic approach to meeting each residents’ needs. Reviewing our care plans regularly we ensure they continue to meet the needs of each resident including their mental, spiritual and physical well-being. We also have visiting specialist services for physiotherapy, podiatry, a dietitian, dentistry work and speech therapy.

We welcome residents living with dementia to come and join Willow Way, this secure accommodation for 15 residents offers support and care in this newly refurbished unit. It boasts beautiful landscaped gardens, unrestricted walking paths and many points of interest for our residents to experience.

 

Our Dining

As part of Dining Life our qualified Chefs provide delicious menus with fresh ingredients and varied selections each day for our residents to enjoy. A qualified dietitian ensures that the specific nutritional needs of our residents are met, including catering for religious and cultural requirements. Special requests, celebrations and any other special occasion can all be satisfied by our catering team. Family members are also most welcome to join us at meal times. Whilst we encourage residents to eat in the dining room, a tray service is available for those who prefer to eat in the privacy of their own room.

 

Our Lifestyle

In Live Life there is an extensive volunteer program that enables our residents to experience a wide range of entertainment from within the greater community, for example musical performances and demonstrations.

We offer activities, recreation and therapeutic programs including pet therapy, on site beauty services and laundry, craft activities, board games, word games, gardening, exercise groups and regular outings. We also celebrate special events and days such as international days and traditional religious festivals along with fun occasions such as ‘Christmas in July’.

Involvement of family and loved ones is encouraged and embraced, we have a BBQ area and four gardens to utilise. Menarock Life aged care residence Glen Waverley is easily accessible from Eastlink, it is ideally located within close proximity to major shopping centres, natural bushland and several beautiful parks.

 

Contact us

We would be happy to visit with prospective residents and family members to understand individual needs and requirements. We are also available to conduct tours of our home to see for yourself what life is like here. To make your initial enquiry please contact us.

In the mean time you may wish to view what other families have said about Menarock Life aged care residences…

Testimonials

Having just lost my wife the care shown could not have been better. Staff are extremely good.

Keith Prior - June 23, 2017
Aged Care Residence Glen Waverley

It’s very important for family members to be as comfortable as the resident with the decision of placement. For my family, we couldn’t be more pleased with the level of care available for mum.

Morris - June 29, 2016
Aged Care Residence Glen Waverley