Assisted Care Apartments
Parkglen offers 54 assisted low-level care retirement apartments which are bright, calming and partially furnished. All apartments have private ensuites, a private patio or courtyard with views of the gardens. Residents can enjoy 3 nutritious daily meals prepared by our in-house chef and weekly house-keeping. Assisted Care Apartments are staffed 24/7 by our warm and friendly professional care team. Supporting residents to maintain and enjoy independence and confidence is their daily objective.
Need extra support? Feel supported at all times through onsite nursing & domestic staff available. There’s a choice of extra care services (on a user-pay basis) for bed-making, personal laundry and personal care (dressing and grooming.) Residents are invited to take advantage of Parkglen Home Care Services if they feel they need extra help which includes Commonwealth funded Home Care Packages if eligible. Each resident is supplied with an emergency call button and help is just a press of the button away at any time of the day or night - seven days a week and 24 hours a day.
Assisted care apartments can be either studio or 1 bedroom residences with an ensuite bathroom, quality fixtures and fittings and living spaces to relax. Each apartment has an adaptable bathroom, built-in emergency aid and is level access to offer the maximum independence.
The following items are also included:
- Sealy Posturepedic king single bed or beds
- Linen, blankets, pillow and towels
- Separate ensuite with shower, toilet and vanity
- Adjustable shower spray on sliding rail or handheld
- Grip rails for safety in shower and next to the toilet
- Emergency call button for each resident
- Quality carpets
- Curtains and sheer curtains
- Individually controlled heater
- Built in wardrobe and generous storage
- Bedside cabinet
- Built-in drawer storage
- Floor-to-ceiling mirrors
- Light fittings including bed lamp
- Wiring for telephone connection
- Colour television point
Sizes of individual apartments are available on application. This investment gives you the right to reside within the village and use its facilities. You may leave the village at any time, or remain with us indefinitely.
All apartments are priced from $186,999.00. The weekly service fee is 85% of age pension plus commonwealth rent assistance, currently $427.10 per week, $1,855.80 per calendar month for a single person. For a married couple, the weekly service fee is $605.20 per week or $2,629.70 per calendar month.
Privately funded Respite Care is available at $70 a day with a discounted rate of $65 a day for Parkglen residents.