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Residential Aged Care

Riverview Gardens Aged Care Centre

2 Moggill Ferry Road Riverview QLD 4303

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Riverview Gardens Aged Care Centre offers a caring and supportive lifestyle in a single-storey, spacious home with landscaped gardens. Located in an 8-hectare property, we are surrounded by natural greenery. Along with the Brisbane River as a backdrop and fresh country air, our Centre offers a serene and relaxed environment that also has easy access to public transport links to Brisbane CBD, Ipswich, Rosewood and local services.

Our staff and residents are like family and we aim to promote a culture of choice through our services and amenities and we acknowledge our residents have led rich lives. We have a dedicated team of nurses and care staff, and our management team are always easy to reach with any queries. We also understand the importance of family and friends and encourage them to be an integral part of our community.

We have strong ties and work closely with the local community, and over time have built a credible reputation as an organisation that provides quality care and genuinely cares for others in need without discrimination, regardless of their circumstances.

Our Services

Riverview Gardens Aged Care Centre offers permanent care including memory support and palliative care; and respite (short-term) care. We also offer eligible residents in-house NDIS services.

Read more about our approach to dementia care here.

Our staff and Chaplain go beyond the clinical to cater for the physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing of our residents. Our Lifestyle team organise a dynamic program and try to create as many opportunities as possible to help our residents be active and live their best lives, where in which they can participate as much as they wish.

Feel right at home with our friendly, compassionate and qualified staff and our person-centred model of care.

Each staff member has undergone reference and security checks to ensure they are fully qualified, experienced and are passionate about working in the aged care sector. Our staff undergo ongoing training as well to make sure they are up to speed with the latest processes and knowledge. Emotional intelligence and sensitivity to diversity are other key factors that we take into consideration when recruiting staff into our Centre community.

Our approach to dementia care is led by each resident’s interests, feelings and emotions. We respect the rich lives they have led by tailoring our care based on their personal history in a dedicated dementia-friendly environment. 

We offer a range of affordable, spacious rooms with private and shared ensuites, with garden access, farmland views and plenty of natural light.

Each room has:

  • 24-hour emergency call system for added peace of mind
  • Telephone, TV and WiFi connections available
  • Built-in cupboards
  • Air conditioning
  • Electronically adjustable beds

This is your home, you are most welcome to bring in your own favourite items - photos, mementos and accessories to dress the room to your own taste and preferences. *

*All items must meet the Centre's work, health and safety guidelines. 

Meals are cooked daily onsite by a qualified chef in consultation with the dietician. The menu is regularly rotated to promote choice and take advantage of what is in season. Each meal has a selection of high protein, vegetarian and modified options. We also cater for special dietary and cultural requirements. 

Nutrition programs can also be organised as required.

Click here to learn more about food at The Salvation Army Aged Care

We take fun quite seriously! The Centre has a dedicated Lifestyle team that organises daily activities based on the suggestions of residents via resident meetings, including pet therapy, music activities, regular visiting entertainers, outings, knitting, art group, gardening club and collaborations with local schools and groups.

We offer

  • Centre bus
  • Raised flower beds for easy gardening and vegetable patch
  • Landscaped gardens and outdoor seating areas
  • Hair dressing salon
  • Recreational room
  • Library and mobile library
  • Large function hall with stage

We hold a regular mobility and movement class, walking groups and overall exercise groups to ensure our residents stay active.

Scheduled visits from the local GP and other Allied Health services as needed, including physiotherapist, podiatrist, occupational therapist and optometrist. Our physiotherapist visits 5 times a week. We can also help with remote health consultations with specialists using iPads.

We have a holistic model of care. The Centre Chaplains play an important role in bringing this to life. We also have a chapel onsite. Whatever your beliefs, our Chaplains are here to assist in your spiritual and emotional journey, if you wish - because we don't have clients, only family.

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