Wining and Dining at Village Glen Retirement Living

Retirement is the time for you to sit back, relax and enjoy. Part of this enjoyment always includes spending time with your family and friends over a delicious meal with a glass of wine. A relaxing and fulfilling wining and dining experience are often the highlight for most of our residents. Here at Village Glen, you and your loved ones are always presented with endless food options, making retirement living on the Mornington Peninsula a spectacular and deeply rewarding experience for you all.

At Village Glen, residents have access to healthy, nutritious and delicious food. The meals are prepared with only the freshest ingredients and produce available. Our Clubhouse Café in particular has a range of sumptuous breakfast options to choose from. The Clubhouse Café is a good place to meet up with friends and have a chat over coffee or lunch. More so the cafe is surrounded by some beautiful views of the 9 hole golf course which makes it all the more enjoyable and refreshing to enjoy a meal.

To end the day on a high note, there’s the Terrace Court Dining Room that holds dinners each week. There is also an array of events and functions that can leave all our resident’s social calendars full, as they enjoy some good food, good entertainment amongst good company!

Enjoy your retirement by wining and dining at Village Glen.

To enjoy the best dining experience whilst living in a retirement village, look no further than Village Glen. We ensure that each meal is prepared with the residents’ preferences in mind. From the entrees to the desserts, you can rest assure that the chefs pay special attention to craft something that can satisfy the resident.

If you are looking for retirement villages on the Mornington Peninsula, contact Village Glen today. Schedule a tour in our beautiful and well-appointed retirement village and experience first-hand how we wine and dine here. We also a provider of Government funded home care packaged and operate two aged care facilities on the Mornington Peninsula.

 

For enquiries, don’t hesitate to call us at 03 5986 4455.

Allied Health Programs At Our Aged Care Residences

Village Glen is committed to providing your family with the peace of mind as you entrust your loved ones in our care. As such, we employ highly skilled and experienced professionals in our Allied Health team that devise health programs that play a major part of improving our residents’ quality of life. In line with this, Village Glen incorporates holistic allied health approach at our aged care homes on the Mornington Peninsula.

Maintaining the health and well-being of our clients is our top priority to ensure residents live their lives to the fullest. Our allied health team utilise their expertise to meet our clients’ needs ensuring best quality and reliable service. This may include interventions to reduce the effects of chronic conditions, rehabilitative care to recover from injury or illness and lifestyle strategies and socialisation.

Our allied health team provide a broad range of services dedicated to empowering our clients.

Physiotherapists

Village Glen physiotherapists diagnose and help manage musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiothoracic conditions. They are also able to give advice and information on suitable exercise programs and mobility aids to improve balance and stability. Our physiotherapy programs include pain management to treat chronic pain conditions, walking rehabilitation, balance and falls prevention training and age strong group exercise programs.

Occupational Therapists

Our occupational therapists help with the rehabilitation of skills and movements required to undertake daily activities. They help to ensure that the environment is safe for the elderly, thus minimising hazards and risks of falling or slipping.

Podiatrists: Balanced Care Podiatry

Podiatrists help treat and manage foot conditions which is essential for our elderly with mobility problems. They are essential in maintaining mobility as well as in managing other medical conditions like arthritis and diabetes. Here at Village Glen, podiatry services are provided regularly every 6 weeks, and further visits can be arranged as required.

Speech Pathologists: Peninsula Speech Therapy

If the patient requires assistance in speaking or swallowing, our speech pathologists are here to help. Speech pathology services are provided at Village Glen by appointment as required. Our speech pathologists are qualified to diagnose and manage communication disorders that may include difficulties in speaking and listening.

Dietitians: Eat Well Nutrition

The dietician team Village Glen works with help improve health and nutrition by devising nutritional strategies in order to treat or manage conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, overweight and obesity, cancer, gastrointestinal diseases, food allergies and intolerances. Our dietitian services are provided by appointment as required.

Optometrists: Healthcare 2 You

When encountering sight and vision problems, our optometrists are here to provide assistance. They prescribe spectacles and lenses to manage and treat eye conditions such as dry eye. They are also trained to assist in screening for cataracts, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma amongst other eye diseases.

Hearing Australia: Rosebud

We become more prone to hearing problems as we age. Here at Village Glen, we address that through the Hearing Australia program. For eligible residents, government-funded services include hearing assessments and hearing aid fittings, home visit service for those unable to travel due to medical conditions, and repair and maintenance of hearing devices and supply of batteries, for a low annual fee. There is also follow-up for those requiring ongoing care and advice as well as rehabilitation programs to effectively manage hearing loss.

Dentists: Mobile Dental Clinics Australia

Here at Village Glen, we also protect our residents’ smiles, not only metaphorically by also literally. Our dentists provide a range of dental and oral health treatments to prevent tooth decay, gum disease, and tooth loss. Dentist services are provided regularly every 6 months on site, and further visits can be arranged as required.

Looking for a trusted aged care home?

Are you or a loved one considering aged care homes? Village Glen is happy to help you out. Contact us today to schedule a tour of our facilities. We also offer options for retirement villages on the Mornington Peninsula. For enquiries, please give us a ring at 03 5986 4422.

Enjoy Spring at Village Glen

Spring is our favourite time of year at Village Glen, as you drive in, you’ll be struck by the cherry blossoms in bloom lining the drive. And as you continue past the lake you might be lucky enough to spot some new ducklings just hatched.

At Village Glen, you can make the most of your retirement living on the Mornington Peninsula. Your life will be one that is lively and refreshing. Village Glen is so much more than just state-of-the-art facilities and amenities. We also foster a sense of community amongst our residents and encourage them to try out new activities, make new friends and perhaps find a new hobby to fall in love with.

Since spring is the season of new beginnings, it is the perfect time for venturing into taking up new hobbies and activities, and here at Village Glen, residents can join various clubs and activities that peak their interests.

Staying physically active is also an essential step to maintain good health. Our residents have a wide range of options available for some exercise, including bowling and croquet.

Playing bowling,croquet or golf on the fresh green grass does wonders to the health. Aside from the fact that spending time outdoors boosts your immune system, this type of activity also introduces our residents into social settings where they can build new friendships.

Village Glen is unique in that not only does it cater to the typical sports resident’s love, it has extended the activity calendar to include so much more. Exercise that focuses on physical but more importantly mindset and wellbeing is incredibly popular at Village Glen including meditation, yoga, qui chong and tai chi. There is also a walking group, chair-based exercises, water aerobics and gym classes. There is something for everyone to enjoy this spring.

If you want to enjoy all of this and more, there’s no place better than at Village Glen.

Are you or a family member looking for retirement villages on the Mornington Peninsula? Contact Village Glen today to schedule a tour. We also also a provider of Government funded home care packages, short-term restorative care  and operate two aged. For enquiries, don’t hesitate to call us at 03 5986 4455.