Jewish Care Senior Living and Community Precinct
- Client Jewish Care Victoria
- Market Aged Care
- Division Construction
- Value $73 million
- Status In progress
Watpac will deliver a contemporary senior living facility with a strong emphasis on Jewish heritage and culture, featuring facilities that will accommodate religious services for the residents incorporating a synagogue and communal kosher kitchens with adjacent dining areas.
The multi-phase development will transform the existing site into a state-of-the-art aged care facility for Melbourne’s Jewish community. With 156 residential units, relevant health care and medical services, the new nine-storey building will also include associated retail and commercial areas and basement car parking.
Education and leisure facilities will include an art
gallery, community service centres, training rooms, function spaces, family
lounges with fireplaces, wintergardens, plus indoor and outdoor terraces with
barbecue facilities. The grounds will be fully landscaped to include
courtyards, therapy and mobility gardens, residents’ kitchen gardens, a family
playground, water features and seating throughout.