Doutta Galla Avondale Heights Aged Care Facility

Provider overview

Phone
Phone
0411 835 337
Fax
Fax Number
(03) 9689 0744
Website
Address
120 NORTH Road
AVONDALE HEIGHTS VIC 3034
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A modern facility, with sweeping views of Maribyrnong River parklands, Avondale Heights has a light, spacious feel. Doutta Galla Avondale Heights accommodates single residents and couples, providing 108 beds all with private ensuites. The facility offers a mix of low and high care options, including permanent, respite care and a secure memory unit.

Offering a wealth of on-site facilities such as communal courtyards, sensory garden, purpose built men’s shed and barbeques, making this a home for people who enjoy independence and quality of life with the assurance of comprehensive care.

Many residents and staff were born overseas, and are bi-lingual. We are pleased to cater for all cultures, nationalities and religions with special menus, events and festivities.

Our Lifestyle program offers daily activities in our sunny social areas, giving everyone a chance to grow friendships, nurture their skills, and try something new.

Compliance information There are no notices of non-compliance or sanctions recorded.
Accreditation Period
3 Years
Accredited Yes
ABN
96088097929
Approved Provider
Doutta Galla Aged Services Ltd
Previously known as -
Languages
Arabic, Cantonese, Croatian, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Macedonian, Maltese, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Serbian, Spanish, Vietnamese
Financially or Socially disadvantaged people, Caters for cultural, spiritual or ethical food requirements, Specific services for people with dementia

Location

Map showing the provider's location. limited accessibility

Room details and costs

Single rooms

Well maintained room, with single ensuite, built-in-robe and window providing natural sunlight. Room furnished with electric adjustable bed (hospital grade), sitting chair, over-bed table, bed side drawer with lockable draw, TV and Air Conditioning. The room contains quality soft furnishings. The ensuite consists of shower, wash basin and toilet, with hand rails throughout. A number of emergency and nurse call buzzers are located throughout the bedroom and ensuite.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
15.16 m2
Maximum refundable deposit $550,000
Maximum daily payments $75.04
Common areas description Facility has a number of common area spaces that can be used including 3 dining areas, 6 lounge/TV areas, a billiard room, BBQ area, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dressing salon, landscaped gardens, 6 courtyards and resident garden. The facility is equipped with a 24 hour nurse call system.
Additional care and services included in room price Our Lifestyle team provide a wide range of activities including:
- Music and entertainers
- Art and crafts
- Group games like bingo and footy tipping competitions
- Access to the Doutta Galla Men's Shed
- Exercise classes
- Gardening
Additional care and services available at additional cost There are a number of services that can be provided at a cost.
For example, a hair dressing service is available at a cost.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $275,000 and 50% daily payment of $37.52
Explanation of payment options Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by refundable deposit, a daily payment, or a combination of both. A refundable deposit is paid as a lump sum amount. A daily payment accrues daily and is paid periodically, for example monthly. A combination payment includes both a partial lump sum and daily payments

Well maintained room, with single ensuite, built-in-robe and window providing natural sunlight. Room furnished with electric adjustable bed (hospital grade), sitting chair, over-bed table, bed side drawer with lockable draw, TV and Air Conditioning. The room contains quality soft furnishings. The ensuite consists of shower, wash basin and toilet, with hand rails throughout. A number of emergency and nurse call buzzers are located throughout the bedroom and ensuite.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
14.1 m2
Maximum refundable deposit $380,000
Maximum daily payments $51.85
Common areas description Facility has a number of common area spaces that can be used including 3 dining areas, 6 lounge/TV areas, a billiard room, BBQ area, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dressing salon, landscaped gardens, 6 courtyards and resident garden. The facility is equipped with a 24 hour nurse call system.
Additional care and services included in room price Our Lifestyle team provide a wide range of activities including:
- Music and entertainers
- Art and crafts
- Group games like bingo and footy tipping competitions
- Access to the Doutta Galla Men's Shed
- Exercise classes
- Gardening
Additional care and services available at additional cost There are a number of services that can be provided at a cost.
For example, a hair dressing service is available at a cost.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $190,000 and 50% daily payment of $25.93
Explanation of payment options Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by refundable deposit, a daily payment, or a combination of both. A refundable deposit is paid as a lump sum amount. A daily payment accrues daily and is paid periodically, for example monthly. A combination payment includes both a partial lump sum and daily payments

Well maintained room, with single ensuite, built-in-robe and window providing natural sunlight. Room furnished with electric adjustable bed (hospital grade), sitting chair, over-bed table, bed side drawer with lockable draw. The room contains quality soft furnishings. The ensuite consists of shower, wash basin and toilet, with hand rails throughout. A number of emergency and nurse call buzzers are located throughout the bedroom and ensuite.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
14.1 m2
Maximum refundable deposit $340,000
Maximum daily payments $46.39
Common areas description Facility has a number of common area spaces that can be used including 3 dining areas, 6 lounge/TV areas, a billiard room, BBQ area, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dressing salon, landscaped gardens, 6 courtyards and resident garden. The facility is equipped with a 24 hour nurse call system.
Additional care and services included in room price Our Lifestyle team provide a wide range of activities including:
- Music and entertainers
- Art and crafts
- Group games like bingo and footy tipping competitions
- Access to the Doutta Galla Men's Shed
- Exercise classes
- Gardening
Additional care and services available at additional cost There are a number of services that can be provided at a cost.
For example, a hair dressing service is available at a cost.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $170,000 and 50% daily payment of $23.20
Explanation of payment options Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by refundable deposit, a daily payment, or a combination of both. A refundable deposit is paid as a lump sum amount. A daily payment accrues daily and is paid periodically, for example monthly. A combination payment includes both a partial lump sum and daily payments

Well maintained room, with shared ensuite, built-in-robe and window providing natural sunlight. Room furnished with electric adjustable bed (hospital grade), sitting chair, over-bed table, bed side drawer with lockable draw. The room contains quality soft furnishings. The ensuite consists of shower, wash basin and toilet, with hand rails throughout. A number of emergency and nurse call buzzers are located throughout the bedroom and ensuite.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
14.63 m2
Maximum refundable deposit $300,000
Maximum daily payments $40.93
Common areas description Facility has a number of common area spaces that can be used including 3 dining areas, 6 lounge/TV areas, a billiard room, BBQ area, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dressing salon, landscaped gardens, 6 courtyards and resident garden. The facility is equipped with a 24 hour nurse call system.
Additional care and services included in room price Our Lifestyle team provide a wide range of activities including:
- Music and entertainers
- Art and crafts
- Group games like bingo and footy tipping competitions
- Access to the Doutta Galla Men's Shed
- Exercise classes
- Gardening
Additional care and services available at additional cost There are a number of services that can be provided at a cost.
For example, a hair dressing service is available at a cost.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $150,000 and 50% daily payment of $20.47
Explanation of payment options Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by refundable deposit, a daily payment, or a combination of both. A refundable deposit is paid as a lump sum amount. A daily payment accrues daily and is paid periodically, for example monthly. A combination payment includes both a partial lump sum and daily payments

The fee arrangements for aged care homes changed on 1 July 2014. A summary of the types of fees that you may be asked to pay are on the Aged care home costs and fees page.

If your income and assets are over a certain amount you may be asked to make an accommodation payment that you agree with the home. Otherwise the Australian Government will pay for part or all of your accommodation costs. The Department of Human Services will advise you if you are required to make an accommodation payment.