“I like the feeling that I’m very safe. There are people around all the time and at night they’ve got security cameras. It’s a good feeling. I’ve made good friends here and we all meet for happy hour. I’d been very sick and the doctor didn’t want me to live on my own anymore. My son lives here at Mooloolaba, so he thought it would be good if I could come up here to the Sunshine Coast. He looked around at quite a lot of places and he found that this was the best one. Everything is looked after and ....
Cheryl, Bribie Island
“I liked the idea that Mum could be independent and have her own apartment but I knew as she got older that she would need care. Envigor provides her care and they’ve been very good.”
Faye and her dog Jackie, Kallangur
“I didn’t want to leave my own home. But now I call Seasons home because I could bring Jackie. I don’t have to do anything. I have never felt so free. I can crochet, walk Jackie and I love Bingo.”
Stewart, Mango Hill
“There’s so many activities here that make life more interesting.”
Jean, Waterford West
“If we have to go anywhere, it’s only Seasons, because we can go together.”
“I made my own decision to come here. I couldn’t handle the up keep at home anymore. I have a lot of friends. I can get help when I need it and I can help others as well. I still have my independence and my little car and I just turned 87.”
Joan, Waterford West
“I only need to push a button, and I can get help.”
Keith, Waterford West
“It’s a good place. It’s a family. As I always say, we all live at 881 Kingston Road.”
Anne, Sinnamon Park
"The food here is wonderful. I don't have to cook anymore, ever again."
Ken, Sinnamon Park
"My wife has early onset dementia, and this was a godsend for us, because now I can be with her, and she can be with me."
Bert, Waterford West
“It takes lots of responsibilities of your shoulders.”
“I feel safe here which is an important thing when you’re getting on and unable to defend oneself so security is a main factor. I get along with everyone well. We have a little wine group that meets Monday to Friday – unfortunately not on the weekend – and we discuss all kinds of things.”