A team from McKenzie Aged Care’s Glasshouse Views aged care home at Beerwah are participating in the Sunshine Coast Memory walk in June. The team want to help raise awareness for individuals living with dementia, their carers, their families and their friends.
McKenzie Aged Care Seabrook was recently presented with an Aged Care Excellence Award by local member for Petrie, Luke Howarth. Mr Howarth established these awards to celebrate and bring to light those aged care providers in the Petrie electorate that have dedicated staff members showing their residents outstanding care and respect.
PARO (derived from comPAnion RObot) is a robotic baby harp seal with lifelike features that respond to movement, touch and speech. Created by Mr Takanori Shibata as an aid to manage emotional and behavioral symptoms which can manifest with Dementia, such as anxiety and aggression - with a goal of reducing the reliance on pharmaceutical intervention.
Located just minutes from the shores of Moreton Bay, McKenzie Aged Care – Seabrook is well known for its picturesque gardens and welcoming communal spaces and now boasts a brand new refurbishment to complement its beautiful surroundings.
McKenzie Aged Care’s respite services are designed to support you and your loved ones. Respite care is an excellent option for those considering aged care to get a feel for a residence in the event that full time care might be required down the track. It also provides full time carers with a well-deserved break, when they can be assured their loved one is happy and in safe hands.
It is the latest in a long line of highly regarded, family owned, McKenzie Aged Care Communities and the first to be located in coastal Cleveland.
McKenzie Aged Care Heritage Lodge has been announced as a winner in the Primary Care Excellence Awards 2017 for integration and Partnership held earlier this month. In particular, this recognition is for Heritage Lodge’s very sensitive and dedicated approach to palliative care.
The doors may have just opened but already the McKenzie family has been welcoming new residents and their loved ones with a tour of the new Seaton Place, in Smith Street Cleveland, just 25 kilometres from Brisbane.
With McKenzie’s latest aged care community, Seaton Place, nearing completion in Smith Street, Cleveland, just 25 kms from Brisbane, coastal aged care living is about to come true for some very lucky future residents.
We all have things we fancy and this doesn’t change as we get older. So each McKenzie Aged Care community offers a Special Extras package for permanent residents and one for those visiting on respite.
If you are a couple looking to stay together in aged care or you are simply looking for more room for yourself, McKenzie Heritage Lodge now has brand new spacious suites that are sure to please.