Residential Care

“Akooramak Home for the Aged” is a Commonwealth Government approved and subsidised residential aged care facility.  Under the provisions of the Aged Care Act 1997, the facility and service fully complies with all legislative requirements, including the approved quality standards, quality of care principles, building certification, and financial, prudential and governance reporting.  The facility and services also complies with all relevant State and Local Authority legislative requirements.

The facility offers:
Care provision from meeting very basic care needs to very significant care needs

88 residents are accommodated in single ensuited rooms

12 residents are accommodated in twin rooms with shared bathroom facilities

Short term residential respite care is provided in 2 of the single rooms

Nursing services are provided 24/7

Care and care support (hotel type) services are provided by caring, skilled, competent, well-trained employees

Full catering services are provided fresh cooked on site from a fully accredited service, with the capacity to meet every dietary and nutritional requirement

Full commercial laundry service

Visiting allied health professionals

An extensive range of lifestyle activities

Visiting hairdressing services