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.
Sharon Brown, Lifestyle Coordinator
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, 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.
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.
At Embracia on The Avenue, our warm and caring staff respect the preferences, choices and independence of each resident.
We aim to give each resident the best physical, emotional, spiritual, cognitive and social support, care and development possible.
As with all our Embracia homes, you’ll receive top quality care from our nursing staff, personal carers, specialists, therapists, allied health professionals and lifestyle staff. For an overview of our quality care at Embracia click here.