A Wonderful Lifestyle Awaits at Living Choice Glenhaven

Located in Sydney's scenic Hills District, Living Choice Glenhaven offers a delightful countryside feel, complete with a stunning leisure centre, beautiful award-winning gardens, easy access to shopping, and 24-hour emergency response.

Open for inspection daily by appointment.

Phone 1800 797 333 for more details.

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Living Choice Glenhaven

Glenhaven, New South Wales

Situated between Dural and Castle Hill in the beautiful Hills District of Sydney, Living Choice Glenhaven offers pet-friendly retirement living in a safe and beautiful environment. The village is renowned for its beautiful gardens and has won many awards, including the 2021 Hills Garden Awards in its category.

Although you feel like you’re living in the countryside, there is easy access to fantastic shopping facilities with a scheduled bus service at the entrance to the village. There are excellent leisure facilities, with a range of sport, fitness and social activities, as well as 24-hour emergency response. Due to the village’s popularity, plans have been announced to extend the village and expressions of interest are now being accepted.

Facilities at Living Choice Glenhaven

With garden and home maintenance taken care of, it’s time to kick back, relax and enjoy the laid-back lifestyle that is on offer at Living Choice Glenhaven. Or you can take advantage of the huge number of activities available – the choice is yours!

The stunning leisure centre has recently been extended to cater for the wide variety of social events and activities. There is a shopping village within walking distance and the nearby Round Corner and Castle Towers shopping centres offer a rich mix of retail outlets.

Glenhaven Leisure Centre

Leisure Centre

The five-star leisure centre has panoramic views of the adjacent forest and has an indoor heated pool, gym and spa, movie theatre, library, craft room, workshop, computer area, pampering centre, billiards room, auditorium with dance floor, lounge and bar. You can also enjoy a friendly game on the bowls green, putting green or tennis court.

Bush Garden

Bush Garden

Glenhaven retirement village has a beautiful bush garden where you can enjoy nature at its best. It includes 220 metres of all-weather paths, shelters, a water feature with fish and seating. The bush garden has attracted many species of birds, including kookaburras, blue wrens, parrots, green finches and whip birds..

Glenhaven Sports Day

Bowls and Tennis

Living Choice Glenhaven has its own bowls green and tennis court and has attracted many keen bowlers and tennis players from nearby bowls clubs, such as Dural and Castle Hill. Organised bowls and tennis are held twice a week, although residents and their friends can play whenever it suits them.

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Veggie Garden

The village’s raised vegetable and herb gardens have flourished under the watchful eyes of a dedicated group of resident volunteers. The harvest is placed in a basket in the leisure centre in return for a gold coin donation. There is also a citrus garden.

Activities at Living Choice Glenhaven

Art group

Interest groups

You will be spoilt for choice at Glenhaven retirement village! Choose from snooker, craft, woodwork, writers’ group, art, choir, Mahjong, bridge and other card games, scrabble, poetry, finance group, movies  – the list goes on!

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Sport and Fitness

It’s easy to keep fit at Living Choice Glenhaven with a wide range of activities on offer to keep you supple and healthy – aquarobics (both ladies’ and men’s classes), tai chi, Seniors’ Exercise conducted by a trained instructor, bowls, tennis, petanque, croquet, table tennis, putting and carpet bowls are all available.

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Social events

The village has a very active Social Committee which arranges fun events throughout the year, including a trivia evening, Burns’ Night, Melbourne Cup, Australia Day and other commemorative events, village anniversaries, harbour cruises, interesting guest speakers and bus trips to places of interest.

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Easy access to shops

Glenhaven residents have easy access to everything with a scheduled Hills Bus service at the entrance to the village and a bus which takes residents on shopping trips. There is a Woolworths and Aldi Supermarket at nearby Round Corner, Cherrybrook Shopping Village is nearby and the prestigious Castle Towers shopping centre is a 15-minute drive. For everyday purchases, there is shopping village within walking distance.

Care and Security at Living Choice Glenhaven

Residents at Living Choice Glenhaven value the sense of safety and security that comes from living in a retirement village with monitored entry and caring staff and neighbours who look out for you. The village is also located in a beautiful, safe area.

The village currently offers luxury Independent Living with staff on-site 5 days per week and 24-hour emergency response provided by Tunstall Healthcare. Living Choice Home Care is also available, offering a wide range of services, either through a Government subsidy or on a user-pays basis.

Living Choice also recognises that residents may need a higher level of care in the future and sold part of the retirement village site to Arcare Aged Care to build, own and operate an Aged Care Residence on the South West corner of the village site. The 5-star residence opened in September 2017 and several residents are now living at Arcare. Applicants are subject to the normal assessment criteria and availability varies.

Health and Home Care

As an Approved Provider, Living Choice Home Care offers residents a wide range of services, including cleaning, transport, shopping and personal care. There is also a visiting doctor who consults in the village’s medical room once a week. A podiatrist and hairdresser visit weekly and there is a monthly mobile dental clinic.

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Village manager

Living Choice Glenhaven’s much-loved manager Gail Eyres has been described by residents as “the rudder and sails” of the village. She has developed a ‘Buddy System’ to assist residents when she is off-site and also guides residents and their families regarding care services provided by outside providers.

Emergency response system

Emergency Response

Peace of mind is assured with the Tunstall Healthcare Personal Alarm System installed in all homes and common areas. A waterproof pendant is also supplied. At the touch of a button residents can press their pendant or Help button to be connected to an off-site Tunstall Nurse who will assess the emergency and summon an ambulance, if necessary. All village staff have First Aid training and will also respond to emergencies during office hours.

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Health and beauty services

Local doctors regularly conduct house calls and there is also a visiting doctor who consults in the village’s medical room once a week. A podiatrist and hairdresser visit weekly and there is a monthly mobile dental clinic.

Aged Care Glenhaven

Co-located Aged Care Residence

The co-located Arcare Aged Care Residence opened in September 2017 and provides a high standard of care and accommodation facilities. Arcare is an Australian government-endorsed aged care provider with over 40 years of experience in seniors’ living.

Hear From Our Residents

We love everything!

We are so blessed that we moved into the village. We love everything about our lives here and our neighbours and friends are just so fantastic, whilst at the same time respecting one’s privacy. At the moment we are buzzing with the excitement of Christmas. This being our first year that we have set up the  Christmas lights in our new environment – it is like being a child again! What I think that I like best is that when we go away, we let the staff in the office know – they look after our mail. Then when we come home, we simply walk in our front door, unpack and that is all we have to do. No pool maintenance, gardening catchups or general maintenance.

Valerie and Ken Roy

Wow!

WOW! was the word our son-in-law used when he walked into our lovely villa for the first time and he is a man of few words and is very hard to impress! He thought the cathedral ceilings were amazing, the open plan of the living area superb and the attention to detail in the kitchen topped it off. We love our new home and are so happy to be part of the Living Choice family. We left behind a very big home, pool and lots of garden and lawn. We have not looked back once - it was the best decision of our lives.

Malcolm & Robin Edwards

We loved the well laid out villas

Like many, we found the upkeep of our house, gardens, lawns and stairs, together with the maintenance, more difficult in the last few years. The idea of moving into a Retirement Village was “not for us”. However, with time it became more feasible.  Better to be able to make the decisions yourself rather than wait for them to be made for you. After inspecting a number of villages with cramped accommodation, badly laid out villages with poor facilities, we were discouraged. Then friends of ours moved into Living Choice at Glenhaven. They invited us around for afternoon tea and to have a look at the facilities. We were very impressed with the overall presentation and layout of the village, its facilities and extensive activities. We loved the well laid out villas with ample living and outdoor areas. Since moving into our villa number 201 in November, we could not be any happier and have not looked back.  The other residents are extremely friendly and have gone out of their way to make us feel welcome. Thanks to Gail, Carlie and staff, who made our move easier by going out of their way in assisting us to overcome any hurdles along the way.  In doing so the move into the village was a pleasant transition.

Laurie & Judy Pentecost

Living Choice Glenhaven
15 Old Glenhaven Road, Glenhaven
NSW 2156

If you’re interested in our Glenhaven retirement village, Carlie can assist in showing you the wonderful facilities and properties on offer.
Glenhaven is open for inspections daily by appointment.

Carlie-Glenhaven

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