Royal Freemasons Bendigo
Residential Aged Care Beds: 144
61 Alder Street, Kangaroo Flat, Victoria 3555
Enjoy a life of comfort and care within a community of like-minded individuals at Royal Freemasons Bendigo. We know older Australians need to live in a secure, dignified and rewarding environment - it’s what makes us different - we really do strive to meet and exceed. your individual needs, with respect, care and honesty.
Come and see Royal Freemasons Bendigo
Royal Freemasons Bendigo has flexible care arrangements and room configurations to accommodate singles or couples requiring different levels of care. In addition the home has a dedicated memory support unit which meets the specialized needs of residents with dementia.
The home offers state-of-the-art amenities such as split heating and cooling systems in each room and throughout; room furnishings that support an aging in place care model such as high low beds, nurse call, lockable bedside cabinets, appropriate and comfortable seating and supportive mobility equipment and pressure mattresses.
Innovative facilities are equipped with overhead lifting tracks to eliminate discomfort to residents when repositioning. The home is designed to draw residents to a central dining area ‘typical of a family home’ where residents can choose to eat alone or in the company of others, depending on friendships and preferences. There are spacious lounges in each wing and tea and coffee making areas for residents and their families.
A central café is also available for residents and families which can be used as a central meeting point. Our residents enjoy the privacy of their own room and ensuite, giving security and a sense of belonging, much valued during times when friends and family visit. Privacy is also conducive to relaxation and contentment.
The environment enhances the resident’s dignity and sense of control and empowerment as they create their own room configurations and decorate their room with their personal possessions. Scattered throughout our homes are libraries and games areas and internet cafés.
Our beds are fully adjustable, with specialised pressure care mattresses; there are a variety of lifting devices and mobility equipment to assist residents if necessary. Furnishings are designed especially to aid independence, comfort and cleanliness.
A resident’s chosen doctor is invited into the home and assisted and supported in caring for the resident in a specific medical room designed to meet the needs of the doctor while on site.
Some key features include:
- Air-conditioned rooms with private ensuite
- Double suite rooms for couples
- Wi-Fi and Smart-TV
- Free Foxtel in residents’ lounge areas, also available in rooms at a reasonable cost
- On-site kitchen and commercial laundry
- Café, children’s playground, hairdressing and medical clinic
- Landscaped gardens with courtyards
- CCTV security
For further information please call 1300 176 925 or email .