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Metropol Magazine  Out and about.                          By Wendy Dunlop
A delightful place to call home
Imagine in one of the city's best loved suburbs, getting to know your neighbours easily, making new friends amoung like minded people and having a warm safe, friendly place to call home.
Becoming a resident at Fendalton Retirement Village provides you with all the things to make life comfortable and enjoyable. It's also one of the smaller retirement villages, which are becoming increasingly rare, but it offers more intimate community with wonderful oppotunities for residents, staff, family and friends to get together at regular events, activities and "themed" occassions during the year.

Fendalton Retirement Village offers a range of lifestyle options including independent villa's, assisted living studios and resthome level care. But with just 35 rest home beds and 14 studios, the atmosphere at Fendalton Retirement Village is decidedly boutique.

This is where knowing everyone, and everyone knowing your name, is something very special.

Studio rooms are designed for those who value their independence and recieve the appropriate support to do so. With meals, linen and housekeeping services provided, studio residents have the freedom and the energy to enjoy a varied programme of activities and outings. Many residents appreciate taking an easy stroll to the local shopping centre which includes a library, speciality shops and regular bus services.

The rest home rooms are large with ensuite facilities . There is a bright welcome communal lounge to gather for activities, entertainment and conversation, as well as a fantastic morning room which is smaller and more intimate when families or friends want to come to visit.

With it's own kitchenette, residents can also make visitors a cup of tea and enjoy their company in comfort. Surrounded by exquisitely landscaped gardens, residents soon become part of the communiyt that fosters companionship and a sense of belonging.



When making the move from the stressful worries of living in your own home and garden, staff at Fendalton Village are always able to provide supoort and guidence during the transition time, enabling you to settle into a new way of life with confidence.

The team of registered and enrolled nurses, together with dedicated well trained caregivers and an activity co-ordinator, ensure the needs of all residents are met with genuine quality and continuity of care. At Fendalton they welcome your enquiry where warmth, peace of mind and comfort await!.

For all enquiries on vacancies at Fendalton Retirement Village or Elmswood Retirement Village please phone Donna Monk 021-2419979.