Arcare Essendon

Expression of Interest

Arcare Essendon is accepting expressions of interest from potential residents, volunteers and employees. We will soon be opening our 5-star residence in Essendon and accepting new residents. Arcare Essendon is located in Essendon, Victoria, 13 kilometres northwest of the Melbourne CBD.

For those seeking or considering the move to residential aged care, please complete the contact form below for the opportunity to speak to Arcare team members about our award-winning Relationship-first Approach to supporting older Australians. We will arrange for you to meet our expert team members, including a chef, lifestyle coordinator, residence manager and financial planner.

For those who are seeking employment or are looking to volunteer, we have multiple opportunities within the Arcare Essendon community. Please complete the form at the bottom of the page and we will be in touch with further information.

View below some more information about Arcare Essendon. If you would like more information, please complete the contact form at the bottom of this page.

Location: 33 Raleigh St, Essendon 3040

Opening: TBD

Request your suite

Request your suite now before Arcare Essendon opens for the opportunity to select a room upon opening. In late 2019 we will host an open day during which you will be able to tour the premises.

There will be car parking available and a number of free activities for all guests. These will include free massages from a visiting physiotherapist, live music, tai chi classes and vouchers for food, drinks and ice cream.

Volunteer your time

Help shape the Arcare Essendon community. We are seeking volunteers to serve our residents and participate in life around the Arcare Essendon residence.

We have multiple volunteer opportunities available, from assisting with community outings to hosting internal events. If you would like to learn more about volunteering at Arcare Essendon, please complete the form at the bottom of the page.

Community events

Socialising and maintaining links with cherished interests is an important part of life. The lifestyle team aim to develop comprehensive lifestyle programs based on the needs and interests of the Arcare Essendon community. This program grows and evolves with the community over time and provides many meaningful – and fun – opportunities for everyone to participate in. Arcare Essendon residents will have many opportunities to get out into the surrounding community.

Relationship-first Approach

Our Relationship-first Approach to celebrating and supporting older Australians and our Dedicated Assignments have placed Arcare at the leading edge of elder-care globally.

We ensure that our staff develop close relationships with each of the residents they work with. This builds an atmosphere of trust and reliability that improves outcomes for both staff and residents.

Essendon amenities

A full lifestyle and entertainment program is planned for the community, utilising the abundant spaces inside and outside of the residence. Activities may include:

  • Nature walks and talks
  • Group physio and exercise sessions
  • Special event days
  • Community engagement

Arcare residences are known for their vibrant lifestyle. There’s always something to be involved in.

5-star aged care

  • Pleasant surroundings
  • Many nearby destinations
  • Private rooms with ensuites
  • Hair and beauty salon
  • Chef-prepared food
  • Alfresco cafe
  • Billiards
  • Meeting place
  • Well-being centre
  • Theatre
  • Manicured gardens

Food & dining

  • On-site cafe
  • Private dining room for family functions
  • Share meals with family and friends
  • Food prepared fresh on site
  • Choice of meals
  • A selection of beer and wine with meals

Entertainment & activities

A full lifestyle and entertainment program is developing and growing with the community, utilising the abundant spaces inside and outside of the residence such as:

  • The large communal meeting place
  • Activity rooms
  • Lounge rooms
  • Manicured courtyards
  • Theatre room
  • Billiards tables

Meanwhile, the residence bus will be busy taking residents out into the community to explore Essendon and surrounds.

Essendon residence gallery

Essendon location

Located 13km northwest of Melbourne CBD, Arcare Essendon is located in one of the region’s most sought-after areas. It is also close to a number of shops and cafés and classically-built homes. Many prospective residents and their families are from the surrounding suburbs including Moonee Ponds, Brunswick West, Strathmore, Pascoe Vale, Maidstone, Flemington and more. Click here for directions.

Essendon Aged Care

33 Raleigh St, Essendon VIC 3040

Enquiry form

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