Here is your Seniors’ living guide to some of the best aged care facilities and services across the Hunter Region. You can also check out this Seniors Feature from page 16 in our 3 September edition.
With its luxurious designer villas and apartments, its world-class recreational facilities, its tranquil rural setting close to local beaches, cafes and commercial centres and its caring community heartbeat, Eleebana Shores is the new benchmark of retirement living in Newcastle.
Plus, our newly-completed, breathtaking apartments are a whole new level of luxury. No words come close to describing these last few super luxury apartments that are now ready for viewing and sale.
Our newly-completed display apartment says it all – unmatched spaciousness and style, incredible quality in every detail and absolute luxury at every level.
It’s time to downsize and dream big. Set in beautifully landscaped gardens, surrounded by hobby farms of Newcastle, it’s hard to believe you’re just four minutes by bus from the major shopping centre of Macquarie Fair and the lakeside dining of Warner’s Bay.
Just minutes from your door, you’ll find local medical centres, top hospitals and major shopping complexes. Eleebana Shores is also close to local parks, reserves, lake side walking tracks and local fishing areas.
The local bowlo, Belmont Golf Course and the Lake Macquarie Yacht Club are just down the road.
There are numerous probus clubs, mens’ sheds and churches within easy reach. And, the beautiful beaches of the Lake Macquarie area are less than 15 minutes away.
T: 0421 154 196
A: 40 Burton Road, Eleebana
Palm Lake Resort has just received a coveted award from the construction industry’s peak independent body – the Master Builders Association – and is bringing that award-winning style to the final homes at its Fern Bay resort.
Just released, Stage 4 provides interested over-50s with their very last chance to secure one of the final 15 luxury new homes in this popular community lifestyle resort.
There are four new home designs in the mix, offering features such as upgraded cabinetry and chic stone benchtops among other design delights.
Slabs are being poured in September, with homes expected to be move-in ready early in 2021.
Palm Lake Resort Fern Bay homeowners enjoy world-class facilities and a huge array of weekly activities. There’s a dedicated resort boat ramp providing river access for those who like their adventures on the water, an undercover championship eight-rink lawn bowls green, and the resort is situated adjacent to Newcastle Golf Course.
With a doctors’ surgery, pharmacy and hairdresser also on site, this resort satisfies so many needs and offers convenience aplenty.
And, for those who can’t wait, there are established homes within Palm Lake Resort Fern Bay ready for your furniture right now.
If you or your ageing loved one is having trouble performing daily tasks due to old age, physical, or mental impairment, Home Care Assistance Newcastle can help. We believe that every person and family is unique and that the caring and support needs to be just as unique.
We take the time to understand our clients preferences, wishes and dreams. We believe every senior should have access to one on-one attention from a carer of their choice, customised care services, and control of their daily schedule for as long as possible.
When it’s time to get help with living, we live better together. Fronditha Care’s 66-bed Mayfield aged care community hub has a limited number of well-appointed private, ensuite, rooms available now with many optional extras included as standard.
Having choices and a personalised plan matters. Finding reliable, trained staff who are available 24/7 matters. Choose Newlake – a Home Care Package provider you can trust.
T: 4966 8399
Acorn Stairlifts has been giving people who struggle with stairs freedom and independence, nationally and internationally, for more than 25 years.
The stairlifts are ideal for people with a disability, people who have suffered strokes or seniors with decreased mobility.
With a stairlift, whoever has an issue is not restricted to one level of their home and can, most importantly, get up and down their stairs safely.
T: 1800 431 183 (free call)
At Morpeth Gardens, it is our vision to develop and construct an eco-friendly, serene and secure lifestyle village with the latest modern facilities to suit your personal needs.
Situated in this beautiful historic region of the Lower Hunter, Morpeth Gardens is located close to all the latest facilities, including doctors, hospitals, golf course, lawn bowls and shopping centres just to name a few.
T: 1300 852 327
A: 39 Metford Road, Morpeth
For six generations, the Fry Bros family have been helping local families plan truly personalised and meaningful farewells. We’re here when you need us 24/7.
At Anglican Care, we understand that you have spent a lifetime creating a home. It’s alive with memories of special moments shared with family and friends.
This is where you belong and where you want to stay. Call us to discuss how our home care packages can help you remain happy at home.
Pet-friendly retirement village. We know how special pets are to your life and that’s why pets are welcome at all our Teman Communities.
Meet Wally from Rosedale by Teman in Cooranbong. He loves a stroll around the village saying hello to everyone he meets and to snuggling on the couch with Jan.
Aldinga Tours offers distinctive Australian coach tours for singles, couples, and large groups.
Aldinga Tours is a multi-award winning company, receiving recognition for both their operation and design of their custom-created five-star coaches.
Paul and Barbara pride themselves on providing a personalised and caring service. “We help bring friends, fun and unforgettable memories into your life.”
T: 4950 5050
The team at Central Village Mayfield is building five new homes that will qualify for the government’s $25,000 home builder grant.
As construction started after 4 June this year, and providing buyers meet other basic criteria, the grant will be available. Our homes are built for the wonderful Newcastle climate; they are fully insulated and also feature reverse cycle air conditioners, ceiling fans and natural gas.
In addition to being warm and cosy, your new home has smeg appliances, stone bench tops, a sunny deck, high ceilings and great neighbours.
To find out more about our homes and the home builder grant, call Peter on 0419 449 649.
T: 0419 449 649
A: 29 Arthur Street, Mayfield
Looking for that next level of support and care? Cameron Glen offers supported living in your own villa.
This is a real alternative to nursing homes, where you can have as little or as much support as you wish 24/7. The choice is yours.
We are a community that truly cares about its residents. Cameron Glen offers a range of 1, 2- and 3-bedroom villas, with prices starting from $375,000. All with private courtyards.
Cameron Glen knows the importance of companionship and we are proud to say we are a Pet Friendly Village. Stage 3 is near completion, so phone 4958 8880 to book a tour today.
Are you over 55, own a pet or love animals? If so, you may be interested in attending the RSPCA NSW ‘Include A Charity’ Open Day on Saturday 26 September from 10am to 2pm.
Come along to our Hunter Shelter in Rutherford and find out what we do. Go to rspcansw.org/2BVd6vs for bookings or more information.
A: RSPCA Hunter Shelter, 6-10 Burlington Place,
Enjoying the great outdoors with friends, conducting long business meetings, listening to your favourite podcast or music – no matter how much activity and work you like to pack into your day, Signia’s longer lasting Pure™ Charge&Go keeps going with you.
True to its name, Pure Charge&Go can be fully charged while you sleep so that it’s always ready to go when you are.
A: Cardiff, Belmont, Mayfield & Gloucester
T: 1800 994 417