Choosing Fairway is
to choose peace of mind
Fairway isn’t just like home – when needs change it can be even better.
Our commitment to you extends beyond quality of care to your overall wellbeing. We offer a vibrant, safe living environment that allows you to continue living as you choose, with a little bit of extra help. We offer individual care and quality services, delivered 24 hours a day with expertise and kindness by our team of staff and volunteers.
Fairway also stands apart from the majority of residential aged care homes by offering a Wellness Centre. It is a soothing, calming and relaxing environment where you are supported and encouraged to maintain your mobility and passion for life. In the Wellness Centre you can also access physiotherapy, massage services, podiatry and tai chi.
of living at Fairway
Fairway’s unique services include:
– 24-hour care provided by expert staff overseen by registered nurse
– A high care wing featuring specialised high dementia care and personalised lifestyle programs
– A respectful palliative care program
– A daily lifestyle program with countless choices – including weekends
– An extensive allied health program including physiotherapy, massage and podiatry
– Delicious home cooked meals catering to all dietary requirements
– Cleaning and laundry services
– Maintenance and gardening services
– Administration and support services
Medical and Nursing
All residents have health issues, either physical, cognitive or a combination of both.
Clinical issues are of vital concern and all residents are closely monitored. The resident’s GP oversees all medical orders in collaboration with nursing staff. Direct care is provided by nurses and personal carers over the 24 hour continuum. Medications, wound care, observations, treatments and nursing interventions are managed with expertise and confidence.
The difference between existing and truly living is the attention paid to the social, spiritual, emotional and intellectual needs of people.
Loneliness and isolation are banished once entering Fairway, with a huge range of social and creative interests to become involved in. Choice is the thing and there are outlets for all personality types from those who enjoy reading and passive interests through to those who relish outings on the bus or “Cycling Without Age” by the beach.
Café Frida is a colourful and vibrant part of the Fairway community. It is a cheerful and positive addition to our unique services. Residents and their families can relax and enjoy delicious snacks baked in-house, barista-style coffee and other beverages. Café Frida’s colourful décor is welcoming and joyful. A convivial place for lively conversation and good company, it provides another opportunity for friendly social interaction.
The daily services at Fairway are of the highest possible standard, but sometimes you need a little more. For an extra charge, we can offer ‘enriched living’ experiences that include additional wining and dining options and extra lifestyle programs.
We approach the transition to palliative care with sensitivity, treating you with dignity and respect at all times.
The palliative care journey is most successful when embarked upon with full trust and excellent communication. We will listen to your wishes and include your family and supporters at every opportunity.
Innovative Dementia Living
Our home-like dementia living area is a safe, calm and secure space, set within beautiful surroundings. It’s a place full of life and optimism, where music and art therapy allow residents to express themselves and activities and entertainment are thoughtfully considered and contribute to the residents’ quality of life. A recreated 1950s kitchen offers a unique kind of reminiscence therapy for residents, transporting them often to some of their happiest moments.