San Carlo Homes for the Aged

Provider overview

Phone
Phone
(03) 9404 1490
Fax
Fax Number
(03) 9404 4390
Address
970 PLENTY Road
SOUTH MORANG VIC 3752
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San Carlo Homes for the Aged is a not-for-profit, Italian Specific organization governed by a Board of Directors, two of which are Scalabrinian fathers.
The facility caters for permanent and respite clients.

San Carlo Homes for the Aged began its development in the mid 1970s and the first stage of the complex was opened in 1979. Since then the development and expansion of the facilities and services at South Morang has continued with an increase in dementia specific beds.

San Carlo continues to meet the needs of our aged Italian community.

Compliance information There are no notices of non-compliance or sanctions recorded.
Accreditation Period
3 Years
Accredited Yes
ABN
57131178759
Approved Provider
San Carlo Homes for the Aged Ltd
Previously known as
San Carlo Nursing Home
Culturally and linguistically diverse, Specific services for people with dementia

Location

Map showing the provider's location. limited accessibility

Room details and costs

Single rooms

Spacious rooms all with garden views.
Single floor access.
Wall mounted radiant heating with individual controls.
Wall mounted fans in all rooms.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers.
Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
Block out and see through blinds in all rooms. All rooms individually heated.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
The rooms are all 15.85m2
Maximum refundable deposit $550,000
Maximum daily payments $75.04
Common areas description Access to air-conditioning in multiple communal areas with a variety of seating options. Large 60inch flat screen television with RAI channel, surround sound in the Saloné which is 86.75m2 . Access to designated café areas. Activity room with kitchen (59m2). Access to outside landscaped flower and raised vegetable gardens with covered BBQ area. Onsite Chapel.State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras. Separate dining room (80m2) with seated waiting area and amenities. Library room (39m2) available and entertainment room (35m2) with piano and billiard table, both rooms have direct access to garden.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner visits (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites, small hobby farm area.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'globo) delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.

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

Recently built rooms with views.
Single floor access.
Wall mounted radiant heating individually controlled.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers. Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
21.08m2 to 18.5m2
Maximum refundable deposit $550,000
Maximum daily payments $75.04
Common areas description Air-conditioning in communal areas with a variety of seating options.
Large flat screen television with RAI access in Lounge room (36m2).
Access to outside landscaped flower and vegetable garden and paved piazza areas with stable outside furniture and shade sails.
Onsite Chapel.
Piped Italian music throughout.
State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras.
Separate dining room (33m2) and kitchen area.
Residents onsite Italian style Café.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner visits (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'Globo) delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.

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

Recently refurbished rooms with views.
Single floor access.
Air conditioned.
Under floor climate controlled heating.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers. Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
12.16m2 to 24.48m2
Maximum refundable deposit $550,000
Maximum daily payments $75.04
Common areas description Unit has air-conditioning throughout 3 large communal areas with a variety of seating options. Sizes vary (45m2 to 90m2 approx.) and are open plan.
Access to quiet reverse cycle air conditioned secure sitting area (80m2 approx.) adjacent to unit with coffee facilities, Skype station and Italian library.
Non slip flooring.
Window dressing, pelmets and blinds .
Wide corridors with handrails.
2 Large flat screen television with RAI access.
Secure access to outside landscaped flower and vegetable garden areas, BBQ area with stable outdoor furniture, shade sails and balcony.
Onsite Chapel. State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras.
Dining area.
Italian scenic photography throughout facility
Piped Italian music throughout the unit.
All bedrooms are in close proximity to the nurses station.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'Globo)delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.

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

Spacious rooms all with garden views.
8 rooms with private balcony, 4 rooms with door leading into garden courtyard.
Single floor access.
Wall mounted radiant heating with individual controls.
Individual air-conditioning in all rooms.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers.
Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
Block out and see through blinds in all rooms.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
19.2 m2
Maximum refundable deposit $650,000
Maximum daily payments $88.68
Common areas description Brand new architect designed facility.
Heating and air-conditioning in communal areas.
Large flat screen television with RAI channel in lounge room.
Access to outside landscaped gardens and balcony areas.
Supervised access to Gymnasium and hairdressing salons.
Extensive landscape grounds.
Italian Café.
Chapel.
Doctors/Nurse Practitioner consulting room.
Close proximity to Italian communities and public transport.
Ample onsite car parking
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner visits (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites, small hobby farm area.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'globo) delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $325,000 and 50% daily payment of $44.34
Explanation of payment options Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by a 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.

Spacious rooms. 4 rooms with private terrace, 9 rooms with door leading into garden courtyard. Single floor access. Wall mounted radiant heating with individual controls. Individual air-conditioning in all rooms. Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings. Fitted wardrobes and drawers. Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair. En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails. Wall mounted reading light over bed. Night lights. Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel. Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary. Block out and see through blinds in all rooms.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
19.2 m2
Maximum refundable deposit $650,000
Maximum daily payments $88.68
Common areas description Brand new architect designed facility. Heating and air-conditioning in communal areas. Large flat screen television with RAI channel in lounge room. Access to outside landscaped gardens and balcony areas. Supervised access to Gymnasium and hairdressing salons. Extensive landscape grounds. Italian Café. Chapel. Close proximity to Italian communities and public transport. Ample onsite car parking
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner visits (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites, small hobby farm area.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'globo) delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $325,000 and 50% daily payment of $44.34
Explanation of payment options Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by a 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.

Spacious rooms all with garden views.
8 rooms with private terraces, 4 rooms with door leading into garden courtyard.
Single floor access.
Wall mounted radiant heating with individual controls.
Individual air-conditioning in all rooms.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers.
Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
Block out and see through blinds in all rooms.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
19.2 m2
Maximum refundable deposit $650,000
Maximum daily payments $88.68
Common areas description Brand new architect designed facility.
Heating and air-conditioning in communal areas.
Large flat screen television with RAI channel in lounge room.
Access to outside landscaped gardens and balcony areas.
Supervised access to Gymnasium and hairdressing salons.
Extensive landscape grounds.
Italian Café.
Chapel.
Doctors/Nurse Practitioner consulting room.
Close proximity to Italian communities and public transport.
Ample onsite car parking
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner visits (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites, small hobby farm area.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'globo) delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $325,000 and 50% daily payment of $44.34
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

Recently refurbished rooms with views.
Single floor access.
Air conditioned.
Under floor climate controlled heating.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers. Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
Our single rooms vary from 11.4m2 to 21.32m2
Maximum refundable deposit $527,800
Maximum daily payments $72.01
Common areas description Unit has air-conditioning throughout 3 large communal areas with a variety of seating options. Sizes vary (45m2 to 90m2 approx.) and are open plan.Access to quiet reverse cycle air conditioned secure sitting area (80m2 approx.) adjacent to unit with coffee facilities, Skype station and Italian library. Non slip flooring. Window dressing, pelmets and blinds . Wide corridors with handrails. 2 Large flat screen television with RAI access. Secure access to outside landscaped flower and vegetable garden areas, BBQ area with stable outdoor furniture, shade sails and balcony. Onsite Chapel. State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras. Dining area. Italian scenic photography throughout facilityPiped Italian music throughout the unit. All bedrooms are in close proximity to the nurses station.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'globo)delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.
Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $263,900 and 50% daily payment of $36.01
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

Spacious rooms with views.
Single floor access.
Wall mounted radiant heating with individual controls.
Wall mounted fans available.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers.
Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
13.86m2 to 17.15m2 (approx.)
Maximum refundable deposit $527,800
Maximum daily payments $72.01
Common areas description Air-conditioning in large communal area (410m2 approx.) and smaller sitting area (100m2) with a variety of seating options.
Large flat screen television in large communal area with RAI channel.
CD/radio player.
Access to quite reverse cycle air conditioned secure sitting area (80m2 approx.) adjacent to unit with coffee facilities, Skype station and Italian library.
Non slip flooring.
Window dressing, pelmets and blinds .
Wide corridors with handrails.
Secure access to outside landscaped flower and vegetable garden areas, BBQ area with stable outdoor furniture, shade sails and balcony.
Onsite Chapel.
Italian artwork throughout.
State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras.
Separate Dining area (80m2).
2 Adjustable height bath tubs available.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner visits (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites.
Sensory stimulation room.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'Globo) delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.

Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $263,900 and 50% daily payment of $36.01
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

Recently refurbished rooms with views.
Single floor access.
Air conditioned.
Under floor climate controlled heating.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers. Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
13.86m2 to 17.15m2 (approx.)
Maximum refundable deposit $355,200
Maximum daily payments $48.46
Common areas description Unit has air-conditioning throughout 3 large communal areas with a variety of seating options. Sizes vary (45m2 to 90m2 approx.) and are open plan.
Access to quiet reverse cycle air conditioned secure sitting area (80m2 approx.) adjacent to unit with coffee facilities, Skype station and Italian library.
Non slip flooring.
Window dressing, pelmets and blinds .
Wide corridors with handrails.
2 Large flat screen television with RAI access.
Secure access to outside landscaped flower and vegetable garden areas, BBQ area with stable outdoor furniture, shade sails and balcony.
Onsite Chapel. State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras.
Dining area.
Italian scenic photography throughout facility
Piped Italian music throughout the unit.
All bedrooms are in close proximity to the nurses station.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'globo)delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.

Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $177,600 and 50% daily payment of $24.23
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

Recently refurbished rooms with views.
Single floor access.
Air conditioned.
Under floor climate controlled heating.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers. Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.

Maximum room occupancy
1
Room size
11.4m2 to 21.32m2
Maximum refundable deposit $507,500
Maximum daily payments $69.24
Common areas description Unit has air-conditioning throughout 3 large communal areas with a variety of seating options. Sizes vary (45m2 to 90m2 approx.) and are open plan.
Access to quiet reverse cycle air conditioned secure sitting area (80m2 approx.) adjacent to unit with coffee facilities, Skype station and Italian library.
Non slip flooring.
Window dressing, pelmets and blinds .
Wide corridors with handrails.
2 Large flat screen television with RAI access.
Secure access to outside landscaped flower and vegetable garden areas, BBQ area with stable outdoor furniture, shade sails and balcony.
Onsite Chapel. State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras.
Dining area.
Italian scenic photography throughout facility
Piped Italian music throughout the unit.
All bedrooms are in close proximity to the nurses station.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'Globo)delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.

Extra service fee $0
Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $253,750 and 50% daily payment of $34.62
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

Shared rooms

Spacious rooms with views.
Single floor access.
Wall mounted radiant heating with individual controls.
Wall mounted fans available.
Modern quality vinyl non slip flooring and furnishings.
Fitted wardrobes and drawers.
Adjustable beds according to needs/preference, bedside drawers (one lockable drawer) and arm chair.
Wall mounted reading light over bed.
Night lights.
Wall mounted flat screen televisions with RAI channel.
Nurse call bell system and sensor alarms where necessary.
En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin, extractor fans, bathroom cupboards and handrails.

Maximum room occupancy
2
Currently available Yes
Room size
13.86m2 to 17.15m2 (approx.)
Maximum refundable deposit $527,800
Maximum daily payments $72.01
Common areas description Air-conditioning in large communal area (410m2 approx.) and smaller sitting area (100m2) with a variety of seating options.
Large flat screen television in large communal area with RAI channel.
CD/radio player.
Access to quite reverse cycle air conditioned secure sitting area (80m2 approx.) adjacent to unit with coffee facilities, Skype station and Italian library.
Non slip flooring.
Window dressing, pelmets and blinds .
Wide corridors with handrails.
Secure access to outside landscaped flower and vegetable garden areas, BBQ area with stable outdoor furniture, shade sails and balcony.
Onsite Chapel.
Italian artwork throughout.
State of the art secure environment with surveillance cameras.
Separate Dining area (80m2).
2 Adjustable height bath tubs available.
Additional care and services included in room price Weekly general practitioner visits (Italian speaking).
Full time Physiotherapist ( Italian speaking ).
Access to visiting health professionals eg Dietician , Speech Pathologist, Ophthalmologist. Computerised care delivery management system.
Multiple Italian speaking staff, Italian style menu served with wine ( lunch & dinner ) prepared on premises.
Onsite laundry.
Culturally sensitive programs run by 5 Italian speaking qualified lifestyle therapists.
Italian events calendar, including Men's shed, cooking classes, reminiscence therapy using online web sites.
Regular outing program available using our 2 facility buses with wheelchair access.
Robust volunteer program including visits from Italian social groups and local school children. Skype stations available .
Pastoral care program carried out by onsite nuns and priest.
Daily rosary and mass twice weekly, overseen by our pastoral care team.
Gym overseen by physiotherapist.
Chilled filtered water cooling stations.
Additional care and services available at additional cost Daily newspapers (including Il'Globo) delivered.
Emergency overnight apartment available for families
Hairdresser visiting weekly ( onsite salons ).
Funerals held in our onsite chapel.
Kiosk for residents and families to purchase selected personal items.
Outings to restaurants and clubs.
Clothing labelling offered.
Electrical tagging of personal items carried out.
Dry cleaning can be arranged.
Clothing requirements e.g. adaptive clothing/ foot wear purchasing offered .
Protective clothing e.g. hip / head protectors can be purchased by facility.
In house xray and ultra sounds available to all residents., costs depending on the nature of in the investigation required.
Facility may undertake the purchase of specific items as requested by families/resident.
Private telephone points available in all rooms.
Low cost meals for families are available.

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Extra service fee explained
Combination payment example 50% refundable deposit of $263,900 and 50% daily payment of $36.01
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.