BlueCross Riverlea is a modern, spacious and refined home fitted with every convenience, including telephone and television connection, hydronic heating and ceiling fans. Manicured courtyards and well-tended gardens provide plenty of space for spending time with family and friends. Walls are painted in subtle blue and cream tones, which have a calming effect.
Outside courtyards are interspersed through the residential wings, with manicured gardens, pergolas and a winding footpath around the perimeter, the perfect length for a daily walk.
Residents gain valuable interaction with their peers through a selection of leisure and lifestyle programs conducted to promote physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing. Activities include:
- Domestic therapy
- Carpet bowls
- Regular outings
- Card games
- Piano sing-a-longs
- Movie matinees
As well as retail store run by residents, there are onsite services available, including:
There is also multicultural and non-denominational church services that take place in the fireplace sitting rom.
The staff at Riverlea are dedicated to providing the support needed for residents to get the independent lifestyle they deserve, in a safe and nurturing environment.
The resident chef prepares delicious healthy meals using fresh produce every day. The menu can be altered for individuals with particular dietary or cultural preferences. Morning and afternoon tea is hosted daily in the dining area.
Responsive and planned respite options are also available to relieve families under pressure.