BlueCross Silverwood

TEMPLESTOWE  VIC

Third Age Australia Pty Ltd


BlueCross Silverwood
101-105 Porter Street TEMPLESTOWE 3106


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Helpful Guides

Introduction to Residential Care
Aged Care Assessments
Selecting the right Aged Care Home
Aged Care Financials
The Admission Day
Settling In
Hints and Tips


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BlueCross Silverwood Nursing Home

Located adjacent to the beautiful Westerfolds Park and the Yarra River, BlueCross Silverwood offers a comfortable and friendly environment for those looking for quality aged care.

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Bluecross Silverwood features shared spaces across three levels including a dining room and a welcoming common lounge with gas fireplace, flat screen television and comfortable seats. For quieter moments, there are also two smaller lounges for your relaxation.

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Other amenities include a billiards room with bar, self-serve kitchenettes, a cosy lounge area with games console, a computer with internet access and a well-stocked library. If you like the outdoors, the landscaped courtyard at the heart of the residence is the perfect spot to enjoy the sunshine and breathe in the fresh air.

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At BlueCross Silverwood, every room is tastefully and simply decorated to allow for individual taste. Each room comes fitted with:

  • Television connection
  • Telephone connection
  • Heating
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Streetscape views
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Residents have plenty of opportunity to host their friends and families in the contained courtyard with BBQ area or the multiple small lounge areas with kitchenettes and tea and coffee making kits. On the second floor there is a sunny conservatory used for activities and a large outdoor terrace with sweeping views of the leafy trees and colourful rose garden.

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Residents’ independence and dignity is the foremost priority at Silverwood. Leisure and lifestyle programs are coordinated to meet individual preferences as well as encourage group engagement. Weekly bus trips to local shopping precincts and monthly outings to nearby eateries are conducted to promote connectivity with the Templestowe community.

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To keep residents looking and feeling their best, these additional services are also available:

  • Hairdressing
  • Podiatry
  • Physiotherapy
  • Optometry
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Meals

Lunch and dinner takes place in the plush dining room. All meals are prepared daily with fresh produce by the qualified chef. Breakfast is served conveniently to residents’ own suites. All dietary requirements are adhered to.

Planned and responsive respite options are available to relieve families under pressure.

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MPIR to increase to 5.00%

The Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR) will increase to 5.00% pa on 1st July 2022

Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)

Learn more about RAD, DAP and MPIR...



Location




101-105 Porter Street , TEMPLESTOWE , 3106, VIC

Residents: 61

Type: Private Incorporated Body

Provider:
Third Age Australia Pty Ltd

BlueCross Silverwood
Accreditation Status: Accreditation Report
Source: Aged Care Quality Agency

Aged Care Placement Services



Understanding Your Options

The family information session will provide you with up-to-date and unbiased information.

Finding the Aged Care Home

The facility shortlist will help match the right aged care home to your individual family needs.

Negotiating the Accommodation Fees

The RAD Negotiation service has helped many families reduce the accommodation charges.





Application and Admission Paperwork

Making sure that all necessary paperwork is completed correctly and submitted in a timely manner.

Post Placement Settling In

We can help with the settling in period to ensure that all items are fully covered.

Relocation Management

Relocation Management will help you carefully disperse, pack, clean, arrange transport and unpack.



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