Presbyterian Church of Victoria Trusts Corporation
Kirkbrae Kilsyth Nursing Home - 794 Mt Dandenong Road KILSYTH VIC 3137
794 Mt Dandenong Road , KILSYTH , 3137, VIC
Provider: Presbyterian Church of Victoria Trusts Corporation
Kirkbrae Kilsyth Nursing Home
Accreditation Status: Accreditation Report
Source: Aged Care Quality Agency
Do you need respite care, convalescent care, or permanent care for a loved one at Kirkbrae Kilsyth Nursing Home ?
Are you seaching for a vacancy in an aged care home in KILSYTH or close-by ?
NursingHomes.com.au can provide an independent and experienced advice about Kirkbrae Kilsyth Nursing Home, including services delivered and financials, and a comparison to other aged care homes in KILSYTH.
NursingHomes.com.au is a respected aged care placement service and can help you immediately.
Kirkbrae offers a comprehensive range of facilities and aged care services options to suit all social and financial situations. Private and companion rooms enable residents to have areas that meet their individual needs and abilities. With natural light from large windows, residents are able to enjoy beautiful views over established gardens.
They provide opportunities for residents to experience variety every day. This enables more moments of happiness and enjoyment in resident’s daily lives.
Permanent care offers dedicated care support with daily activities, mobility equipment, medication assistance, all meals, personal care items, continence management and assistance with access to other health services.
Residential respite care, often referred to as short-term care, allows the primary carer to take a much-needed break or to assist when extra care is needed following a hospital stay or illness. Respite care at Kirkbrae can be arranged by contacting our friendly team. Commonwealth funding for respite services is available to eligible persons for up to 63 days each financial year.
Palliative care requires special attention and thought. We have experienced and dedicated staff that are trained to look after residents and their and their families at this emotional time. Our Pastoral Care team are specially trained to provide the highest level of comfort, support and care for residents nearing the end of life.
At Kirkbrae, they don’t have a specific dementia-secure wing. They do have many residents with forms of dementia who live happily in our supportive environment with dignity and respect.
The residential aged care accommodation at Kirkbrae has four interconnected wings, all named by the inspiration of nature and the picturesque surrounds. Staff and residents often say Kirkbrae is a sanctuary for seniors wanting to live within the leafy suburb of Kilsyth.
Within the aged care home, there is bound to be an option to suit most needs.
The best way to see the different room options and feel the atmosphere is to book a tour.
The benefits of using an aged care placement service include:
The Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR) has increased to 8.38% pa from
For a Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) of $550,000 the equivalent Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) increases to $126.27 pd ($46,090 pa).
The Reserve Bank increased the cash rate again in November 2023, which has a flow-on impact to the MPIR. This is now the highest MPIR since January 2012 and more than double the MPIR that applied just a little over one year ago.
Also the refurbished Daily Accommodation Contribution (DAC) rate of $66.94 pd means an equivalent Refundable Accommodation Contribution (RAC) of $291,564. In June 2022 the RAC was $544,719, meaning that aged care homes that are “RAD-focused” are now less likely to look at fully supported residents if they have exceeded their 40% supported ratio, as the RAC has now dropped below $300,000.
The MPIR increase to 8.38% will have a major impact on residents as they enter an aged care home from
Need to discuss aged care fees? Contact Us