Burnie Brae is a not-for-profit community organisation based in Chermside, QLD. Our mission is to build strong community connections by providing quality health, lifestyle and care services to seniors and younger people living with a disability.
Burnie Brae’s range of services is divided into three main areas: member services, care services & allied health services.
Care Services: Care Services is an umbrella title for the wide range of community services offered by Burnie Brae for seniors. The services include home care packages, home maintenance, community transport, Day Respite, and the NDIS. Our government funded programs are managed by a team of dedicated professionals striving to provide the highest possible standard of service to clients and their families.
Allied Health Services: Burnie Brae provides a range of allied health services designed to encourage healthy ageing within the community. Healthy Connections is an onsite exercise clinic that provides high quality exercise services through innovative programs, best practice methodology and quality of care. Alongside Healthy Connections is Healthy Connections PLUS which offers Reformer Pilates studios. Exercise physiology, physiotherapy, audiology, podiatry and remedial massage services are also available at the Burnie Brae Centre. Throughout covid, the Healthy Connection team have been promoting healthy living at home through blogs and video workouts – https://www.healthyconnections.org.au/blogs/
Member services: The centre provides a wide range of social, health and recreational activities and events to members through its weekly program. Additionally, the centre offers an on-site cafe, hair salon, travel agency, community garden and nursery.