On the Coast – Over 55 Issue 26 I November/December 2018 - Page 27

✔ ✔ Can residents bring their own furnishings and personal items? ✔ ✔ What additional lifestyle services can be accessed eg hairdresser, internet, pay TV, meal choices, alcohol with meals, newspapers, etc? What fees are payable for these services? ✔ ✔ What social and recreational activities are available? Do residents have any input into the choice of what’s available? ✔ ✔ Are transportation services provided and is there a cost involved? ✔ ✔ Are cultural needs and religious/ spiritual practices acknowledged or accommodated? ✔ ✔ What common or outside areas are available for residents to use? Meals and dining Find out about the quality and range of meals and what choices are available: ✔ ✔ Are meals prepared fresh onsite every day? ✔ ✔ Can residents choose what to eat for each meal or is the menu set? ✔ ✔ How often does the menu change? ✔ ✔ How are a resident’s requests and elc LUNCH Giveaway We have a giveaway for you – picnic blanket and reusable coffee cups from Morgans. Send us an email at enquiries@seniorsonthecoast.com.au and tell us who you would take on a picnic for your oppotunity to recieve this giveaway Closes 30th November 2018 tastes accommodated eg vegetarian, gluten-free, pureed options, halal, kosher, etc? ✔ ✔ Can residents have snacks at any time they want? ✔ ✔ Do meals have to be eaten in the dining room or can residents choose where they wish to eat? Once you have visited a few prospective residential aged care facilities, you can compare the checklists to build a shortlist of preferred facilities and then ultimately, select the preferred facility. Sophie Doyle (AR#000470612) is an Aged Care Specialist at Morgans Financial Limited (Morgans AFSL 235410 / ABN 49 010 669 726); with a passion for assisting people make informed financial decisions as they navigate their way through the aged care system. As a Financial Advisor, Sophie also assists women understand and make the most of their superannuation. For more information contact Sophie at Morgans Gosford on 4325 0884 or go to www.morgans.com.au/gosford/aged-care. specials IMPORTANT INFORMATION: The information contained in this article is based on the understanding Aged Care Steps Pty Ltd ABN 42 156 656 843 (AFSL 486723, registered tax (financial) advisers 25581502) has of the Australian legislation at the time of writing. This information contains general information and may constitute general $15.50 non members (join up now for $5.50) advice. Any advice in this communication has been prepared without taking account of individual objectives, financial situation or needs. It should not be relied upon as a substitute for financial or other WAGYU specialist advice. Before making 200G any decisions on the RUMP STEAK basis of this communication, you should consider with Chips, Salad or the appropriateness of its content having regard Steamed Vegetables to your particular investment objectives, and financial Gravy situation or individual needs. We recommend that you see a registered tax agent or legal adviser prior to implementing any recommendations that you may ROAST OF THE DAY make based on the information contained in this with Baked and Steamed Vegetables, publication. © Aged and Care Steps, 2017 Gravy condiments elc DINNER MuNDAY ers tuesday non members $12 | $17.50 members non members Paddys Pad Thai or Paddys Parmi PADDY’S PARMIGIANA FLAVOURS OF THE WORLD PADDYS PAD THAI | KIDS EAT FREE wednesday BATTERED FISH AND CHIPS 300G STEAK OR GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST with Chips and salad or mash and veg with your choice of sauce Garden Salad, Tartare and Lemon $14 | $19.50 members with Onion Gravy, Mash and Steamed Vegetables $12 | $17.50 members GRILLED, BEER BATTERED OR CRUMBED BARRAMUNDI with Tartare Sauce, Lemon, Chips and Salad or Mash and Vegetables memb GRILLED RISSOLES specials * non members $14 | $19.50 or members non members $16 | $21.50 members non members with a winesday Cassegrain House Red or White thursday 2 DIFFERENT BURGER OPTIONS, changing weekly. With Complimentary Drink Voucher elc (Standard Tooheys, Cassegrain & Schweppes beverages) Plus CH E FS KIDS EAT FREE DA ILY S E LE CTIO N Erina Rugby League Football Club 18 Ilya Ave Erina | Ph: 4365 2233 erinaleagues.com.au *conditions apply *conditions apply facebook.com/erinaleaguesclub NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2018 – ISSUE 26 27