Embracia in Burpengary – Official Opening

On Friday 25th August, 2017, Embracia in Burpengary was officially opened by Susan Lamb MP, with the help of Bill, one of our current residents. A small celebration was held in the theatre where Susan Lamb MP and Bill unveiled the plaque.  Drinks and canapes prepared by the homes in-house chef, were enjoyed by all in the home’s café. … Read more »

Work has begun on our new Burpengary home!

We are excited to share that work has begun at our new aged care home, Embracia in Burpengary in Queensland. Earth Works are due for completion at the end of April at which point the newly appointed Builder, Stokes Wheeler, will take over the site and commence the main building works for the 120-place aged care home…. Read more »

Introducing Friends of Embracia in Woodford inc. – Our Volunteer Group

Embracia in Woodford have been incredibly fortunate to receive a wholehearted welcome from the Woodford community since we opened our new home in April 2015.  One fantastic aspect of this has been the effort of local volunteers who have provided a great deal of support to our residents and to the Lifestyle team.  The group also wanted to… Read more »

Embracia in Woodford Officially Opens

We are delighted to have officially opened our brand new aged care home, Embracia in Woodford, located in historic and picturesque Woodford in Queensland. In early April, we opened our doors to the community and provided hundreds of small group tours as the wonderful people from Woodford and its surrounds took the opportunity to inspect… Read more »

Finnan’s Gift Team Spirit

Getting into the spirit on Race Day Embracia’s inaugural team of 81 employees participated as part of Team Finnan’s Gift in the Melbourne Marathon Festival on Sunday 12 October 2014. Showing true team spirit everyone was at the Olympic Boulevard meeting point in central Melbourne by 9am to join in a warm-up led by Olympic aerial skiing gold medallist,… Read more »

75 Quilts for 75 Beds

The 75 Quilts for 75 Beds project It’s not everyday that an entire community of crafters gifts their work to an aged care home. The soon-to-be-completed Embracia in Woodford will be the home of the lucky recipients of the handcrafted quilts when it opens in early 2015.            The 2014 Woodford Show showcased the awarded… Read more »