We encourage our residents to maximise the rich lifestyle opportunities available in Deception Bay and the local community has adopted us to make it so.
Embracia on the Avenue, in Deception Bay, is located just 30kms north of Brisbane. Just a few minutes walk from the waters of Moreton Bay, you’ll enjoy the breathtaking sunrises and colourful sunsets. Designed to offer the ultimate in aged care living, Embracia on the Avenue Aged Care is a testament to what modern aged care has become.
Lifestyle and Activities
Due to its close proximity to Moreton Bay, Embracia on The Avenue is a warm and friendly home offering residents the chance to enjoy recreational activity such as nearby Cottonwood Walk which features wonderful timber boardwalks and viewing platforms, which are also a favourite.
As a resident, our regular weekly lifestyle program offers you the chance to participate in regular events and activities. All our residents are asked to share their preferred leisure activities and their ‘wish list.’
Our ‘wish list’ is where residents have a chance to receive a “Wish.” The latest wish granted to a resident, who is a former Aircraft mechanic, was a Biplane flight over the beautiful Glasshouse Mountains and Moreton Bay!
Current residents enjoy special and regular activities and events:
- movie nights
- walking group
- bus trips
- scenic drives
- theme park visits
- outings to local cafes and restaurants
- regular sing-a-longs
- community theme nights
- Auslan (Australian Sign Language) classes
- art classes
- multicultural events
- games nights
- bowls tutoring
- computer classes
- Rotary Club
- local churches
Embracia on the Avenue
Embracia on the Avenue adopts the philosophy of the Eden Alternative; a 10-principle philosophy based on ensuring health, wellness and quality of life. The Eden Alternative encourages everyone to view ageing and moving into aged care as a continuation of a life worth living, where people continue to learn, grow and remain in charge of their destiny.
Upon walking into Embracia on the Avenue you'll instantly feel the warmth and buzz of our wonderful community. Our dedicated team of staff is always on hand to provide each resident with the best physical, emotional, spiritual and social support imaginable.
As with all our homes, Embracia on the Avenue is fully accredited and certified for providing all levels of care including respite care and memory support for residents living with dementia.
Low-level Residential Care
Embracia on the Avenue’s low-level residential care offers a supported environment for residents who are independent but need a little extra help with everyday tasks such as meals and cleaning. Another benefit of low-level care at Embracia on the Avenue is our in-house access to extra care services such as physiotherapy, podiatry and chiropractic treatments should the need arise.
High-level Residential Care
If you or a loved one need assistance with most day-to-day activities, our dedicated and fully trained team of registered nurses, lifestyle staff, specialists, therapists and personal carers are by your side to provide 24-hour nursing and personal care. With dedicated households and staff for each different level of care, you can also count on the added comfort of a familiar face.
Ageing In Place
Ageing in Place at Embracia on the Avenue means you can stay and enjoy your home and lifestyle, even if your needs and level of care change. Not only does this allow you to maintain special relationships with friends and staff in a familiar surrounding, it helps to support independence for as long as possible.
If memory support and a little extra security are needed, Embracia on the Avenue has a dedicated household for residents living with memory loss. Our friendly support staff and specialist carers are fully trained in dementia care and always on hand to check everything is okay.
End Of Life/Palliative Care
Embracia on the Avenue offers compassionate care for residents suffering or nearing the end of their life. We strive to achieve the best possible medical care and quality of life, for both the resident in need and their family.
Short Stay Respite Care
Short-stay respite care at Embracia on the Avenue is ideal when your parent, partner, friend or relative may need either planned or emergency care in an aged care home. This can be used when as a carer you are ill, stressed or going on holidays. It’s also a great way for your parent, friend or relative to ‘test the waters’ and experience what life is like at Embracia on the Avenue.
Embracia on the Avenue, sets a stunning new standard in Aged Care. Opened in 2009, it features modern artwork, décor and other standout details to make you feel at home.
Encompassing six communities or ‘households’ within the home including two secure households for people living with memory loss and dementia and one extra service household.
Discover ready to move into, comfortable rooms, surrounded by manicured gardens in welcoming households:
Contact our Residential Services Managers to schedule a private tour.
As a resident, you’ll benefit from our thoughtfully designed single rooms with private ensuites, built in wardrobes, heating, ceiling fan, phone point, and a nurse call system.
The Café is the hub of our home, where residents meet regularly with friends and family to enjoy an excellent cup of tea or coffee, and a chocolate (depending on individual dietary requirements).
The private dining room is available to residents for special events like birthdays, or a meal with their loved ones. We even decorate the room accordingly.
Our very own on-site chef provides a varied menu meeting individual choices and dietary needs of our residents.
At Embracia on The Avenue, you’ll also enjoy:
- Brand new, beautifully crafted living environments.
- Pets, plants, your requests, your ideas – all welcome.
- State-of-the-art internal ‘streetscape’ design featuring indoor/alfresco café, hairdressing salon, chapel, library with internet, gym, ladies' lounge, men’s club and much more.
- Optional luxuries: wine with meals, wider menu choices and more, available if you’re used to life’s little extras.
- Our onsite digital theatre room doubles as an activity room.
Accommodation Information Sheets update quarterly. Check back here to download the most recent version. Embracia recommends that you engage the services of a financial advisor to support your financial decision making as you move into residential aged care.