It has been incredible for me to find this safe place for mum and a great relief to know she was always in fantastic and beautiful care. The staff always went that extra mile in the care and comfort of our mum, and never was anything too much trouble.
Daughter of resident
Embracia on the Peninsula is situated at the base of Arthur’s Seat, with the bustling seaside town of Rosebud on your doorstep. Famous for its beaches, secluded bays, wineries, art galleries, antique stores, golf course and spa treatments – the Mornington Peninsula is the perfect place to live.
At Embracia on the Peninsula, pets are a part of everyday life. Our on-site café is great for the family and friends to spend time with residents, catching up over a cup of coffee. It’s all part of making the most of the next phase of your life.
Lifestyle and activities
All members of our community benefit from the rich lifestyle opportunities on offer at Embracia on the Peninsula, where everything is geared around the needs and preferences of our residents.
A residents’ committee decides on the activities of your choice for personal preference.
Recently renovated, residents now enjoy an on-site café, movie theatre, chapel, men’s club, private dining room and music room. Embracia on Peninsula truly offers something special for everyone.
Current residents enjoy special and regular activities such as:
- bus trips around the Mornington Peninsula
- strawberry tasting at the local strawberry farm
- local winery tours and lunches
- a hit of golf
- trips to the local beaches of Rye, Blairgowrie, Sorrento and Portsea
- walking and hiking days
- gallery and sculpture park visits
- shopping trips
- music therapy
- cooking sessions
- trips to Queenscliff by ferry
- lunches at the local RSL
- poetry and story telling
- manicures and hand massages
- happy hour
- picnics at the beach
- knitting groups
- men’s group
- Frankston Art Centre outings
- exercise and active games
- art classes in our dedicated art room and much more…
"I cannot express in words the love, devotion, and incredible care my mother received from the staff."
Daughter of resident at Embracia at Peninsula
Embracia on the Peninsula
Embracia on the Peninsula 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 Peninsula, you'll instantly feel the warmth, buzz and genuine sense of care in 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 Peninsula 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 Peninsula’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 Peninsula 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 Peninsula 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 Peninsula 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 Peninsula 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 Peninsula 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 Peninsula.
At Embracia on the Peninsula, we have created a very special environment for residents and their families. Within the home you’ll find a number of individual communities or households, made up of 15-30 residents. As a resident you have your own room and private ensuite. Each community has their own qualified, caring and devoted staff.
Discover ready to move into, comfortable rooms, surrounded by manicured gardens in welcoming households:
Contact our Residential Service Manager to schedule a private tour.
Embracia on the Peninsula is a complete community that supports, encourages and cares for its residents. The seaside location combines a semi-rural ambience with modern style and appointments to offer a comfortable and welcoming place. You’ll also enjoy the benefit of:
- beautiful courtyard/garden areas
- spacious living and dining areas look out onto a beautiful, secure garden setting with pathways that interconnect with landscaped courtyards
- open plan dining and larger living areas
- smaller private meal areas for those preferring a quieter environment
- children and pet friendly environment
- a home-style menu, reviewed by our dietician
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.