Baptistcare William Carey enjoys regular visits from different community groups, who bring entertainment, activity ideas and valuable company to the residents. The home maintains its vital position in the local community by taking a proactive approach to fostering these relationships.
The environment at William Carey is lined with trees and pretty gardens, complete with sails for sun protection, table and chair settings and paved walkways for leisurely strolls. Close-by attractions include the beach, parklands, local shopping centre and café.
With several small kitchens and separate dining and lounge areas, William Carey Court boasts a homelike atmosphere. The bright, spacious common rooms are used regularly for stimulating lifestyle activities.
The home has 98 rooms, with 29 dementia specific. The rooms are mostly single with ensuite and include an adjustable bed, curtains, lockable cupboard, chair and over bed table. Windows and some doors are fitted with flyscreens and security screens, and the majority of rooms overlooks the surrounding gardens. Residents are welcome to adorn their rooms with personal items to make themselves feel more at home.
Additional amenities and features include:
- Homelike kitchens
- Separate dining and lounge areas
- Onsite kiosk
- Hairdressing salon
- Onsite chaplain
- Pet therapy
- Visiting and onsite allied health professionals
- Telephone and Foxtel connection availabiltiy