Aged Care you can believe in!
Carinya House Nursing Home is a living community for 60 residents who require high care or low care residential aged care services. Qualified nursing staff are available 24 hours a day providing a safe and secure environment. The home offers medical/rehabilitative care, restorative care, palliative care and dementia care.
Through diversional therapy programs, residents participate in exercises, games, discussions and fellowship activities. Our research shows that quality of life is not only about receiving the right kind of care but is also about involvement and autonomy.
Our person-centred approach is to provide assistance that promotes and supports independence.
Residents live in single rooms with ensuite bathrooms and share community rooms for planned daily activities, socials and dining. Meals are prepared freshly on site based on individual dietary needs.
The living spaces include wide halls, lounges, reminiscence centres and areas of interest.
The team at Carinya offer residents a full range of residential aged care/nursing home services and more, including:
- 24/7 personal care from qualified nursing staff
- 24/7 registered nurse on duty
- Nutritional meals cooked fresh on site
- Fitness classes
- Library and Internet
- Daily resident activities
- Cleaning and laundry services
- Wellness Programs
- Beauty and hairdressing
- Pain management programs
- Respite care
- Specialised dementia care
- Spiritual care
- Allied health including physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech pathology
Carinya’s facility has been designed with the latest innovative systems and environmentally friendly features. The high ceilings, air-conditioned areas and beautiful gardens create a peaceful living space for our residents to enjoy.
We have dining rooms in each of our three areas, activity and television rooms, a chapel, beautician and hair salon, library and outdoor gardens. All bedrooms are equipped with ensuite facilities, electric beds, televisions, built in wardrobes and some of our suites look out to sunny, private and leafy courtyards. The rooms and common areas are light filled, with an abundance of fresh air.
The Carinya lifestyle is ideal for those who require support with daily living, but still like their own space.
We understand that relocating to a residential aged care facility can be hard decision, so it is important to understand the costs and fees associated with care. So that you and your family can choose the aged care facility, accommodation and payment options that best meet your needs we have outlined the two fees payable in detail below.
These are the Daily Resident Fees and the Accommodation Payment.
Daily Resident Fees are applicable from date of entry and are charged on a daily basis.
- Basic Daily Fee (which is mandatory) and covers day to day living costs
- Means Tested Care Fee (Government assessable)
In addition to Resident Fees, residents with sufficient assets and income will be asked to pay either a Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) or an Accommodation Charge (AC) depending on the outcome of your Asset and Income assessment. A combination option is also available.
To help you estimate fees and costs, please contact us.
If you are interested to find out more information about our history and services, please do not hesitate to call us.