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Anglesea Aged Care

Anglesea Aged Care offers High Level Care Anglesea Aged Care offers Extra Service Anglesea Aged Care offers Respite Care

5 Wier Street, Anglesea VIC 3230

Surf Coast Council and Local Government Area (LGA)

Anglesea Aged Care Residence is nestled alongside beautiful Kuarka Dorla Nature Reserve, within a 10 minute stroll to the shopping precinct and beach! It's a welcoming setting with tranquil open spaces ideal for walks and outings.

We offer 60 total places with 30 high care and 30 low care beds available, with 24 hour nursing service in a tranquil, coastal setting. Residents can enjoy a selection of single rooms with private ensuite and shared accommodation, offering spouses the opportunity to live together with the benefit of 24 hour care. At Anglesea, there are no set visiting hours - family and friends are welcome to visit any time, just like in your own home.

Our leisure and lifestyle program provides innovative, creative and stimulating events, which provide residents with a sense of purpose and fulfilment. Our lifestyle team provides individualised attention to residents to help them select meaningful and enjoyable activities. Anglesea maintains close links with the community and arranges regular visits from community groups, entertainers and special guests to attend the residence.

Our caring, professional staff are kept updated with best practice procedures to provide the very best care for your loved one. We offer the option of low care and high care on a permanent basis. Respite, convalescent and unfunded care services are also available.

About Residential Aged Care

In the past, a distinction was drawn between aged care homes that offered "high level care" (which were commonly known as "nursing homes") and those that offered "low level care" (which were commonly known as "hostels"). From 1 July 2014 this distinction has ceased to apply in relation to permanent residential aged care, although it does continue to apply in relation to temporary respite care. Aged care homes can incorporate "extra service", which provides a higher standard of accommodation and services (such as meals) for an additional fee. Aged care homes that are not accredited, but which offer similar care and services, may be referred to as "Supported Living". See our Terminology page for detailed explanations of terms that relate to aged care, home care and retirement villages.

More Information?

Please see our Aged Care Guide for further important information about aged care and aged care homes. It includes the following:

  1. Introduction

  2. Eligibility and Assessment

  3. Fees and Charges

  4. Accreditation Standards and Compliance

  5. Resident Rights and Responsibilities

  6. Residential Respite Care

  7. Advocacy and Complaint Resolution