TEMPLESTOWE LOWER VIC
Blue Cross Community Care Services Group Pty Ltd
as at November 2021
Do you have an elderly loved one who needs respite care, convalescent care or permanent placement at BlueCross Ashby or another aged care facility in the TEMPLESTOWE LOWER area ?
Preferably with an accommodation payment (RAD / DAP), and any additional service fees, within your budget ?
We have been placing residents into residential aged care since 2002, and have detailed knowledge and experience to help you with this important decision about BlueCross Ashby.
Don't be too hasty and make easy mistakes. Access our knowledge and experience prior to making a decision which will have a major impact on your elderly loved one.
BlueCross Ashby has added 18 new rooms to allow for Ageing in Place.
Rooms are a short walk from common rooms and peaceful outdoor settings and are fitted throughout with:
The lifestyle focus at Ashby is independence and personal wellbeing. There are a diverse range of activities coordinated regularly to keep residents stimulated. These include:
With a Council library service operating regularly, the immaculate landscaped gardens are well-used for quiet relaxation with a book or a friend.
Focus on individuality
A relatively new residence, all the staff at BlueCross Ashby received the same training from the opening in 2002, with a strong emphasis on person-centred care and respecting the individual.
A pre-admission meeting with the Clinical Care Coordinator is arranged for each potential resident to determine the specific needs and capabilities of that individual.
A Pastoral Care program is also designed for new residents to aid the transition from home living to the community of BlueCross Ashby.
The menu reflects a love and respect for good food. The onsite chef can tailor meals to suit any special dietary requirements.
Responsive and planned respite options are available to relieve families under pressure.
25 Ashford Street , TEMPLESTOWE LOWER , 3107, VIC
Category: Private Incorporated Body
Provider: Blue Cross Community Care Services Group Pty Ltd
Accreditation Status: Accreditation Report
Source: Aged Care Quality Agency
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