Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel

KILSYTH  VIC

Presbyterian Church of Victoria Trusts Corporation

as at December 2021


Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel
794 Mt Dandenong Road     KILSYTH     VIC     3137



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Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel

Are you considering an aged care placement at Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel ?

Do you have an elderly loved one who needs respite care, convalescent care or permanent placement at Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel or another aged care facility in the KILSYTH area ?

Preferably with an accommodation payment (RAD / DAP), and any additional service fees, within your budget ?

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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.

Application, admission and negotiating the fees at Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel

  • Providing you with unbiased advice about Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel and other aged care homes near KILSYTH .
  • Negotiating RAD's and additional service fees to achieve the best financial arrangement.
  • Explaining strengths and weaknesses of different homes near KILSYTH - using our proven checklist to guide the decision.
  • Matching appropriate aged care homes to your family requirements, preferences and timetable.
  • Arranging facility tours to Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel and providing support.
  • Completing necessary Commonwealth forms ie. SA457 or SA485 Asset and Income Assessment form.
  • Accurately completing and lodging the necessary application and admission paperwork for Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel.
  • Be first to hear abour vacancies - prompt notification and response to current vacancies at Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel through our established and trusted relationship with admission coordinators.
  • Provide advocacy and support during the settling-in period and after the placement has been completed.


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 Residential Care

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.

Respite Care

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

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.

Dementia Care and Support

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.

Accommodation Units and Options

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.

  • Banksia House is a light, welcoming, compact wing with easy access to the lounge, dining room and foyer making it quite a social hub.
  • Jacaranda House comprises single rooms with private ensuites. The atmosphere is quieter and ideal for those who prefer their own company. Two large lounges in this wing can be booked for family functions.
  • Waratah House is a smaller unit within Kirkbrae, comprising only single rooms all with ensuite. There is easy access to a lovely outdoor area and courtyard garden.
  • Acacia House is full of bright colours, and comprises single and companion rooms that especially suit couples.

The best way to see the different room options and feel the atmosphere is to book a tour.


Location


794 Mt Dandenong Road , KILSYTH , 3137, VIC

Beds: 50

Category: Religious

Provider: Presbyterian Church of Victoria Trusts Corporation

Kirkbrae Kilsyth Hostel
Accreditation Status: Accreditation Report
Source: Aged Care Quality Agency


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RAD / DAP Calculator - effective 1st October 2021


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DAP Payment:$20.20 per day

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Current interest rate (MPIR) is: 4.01 % pa (effective 1st October 2021)




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