Baptistcare Kalkarni Residency gives all its residents a warm, country welcome. Friendly staff deliver 24-hour nursing care and a host of lifestyle activities to cater to each individual resident. The home has an active visitors scheme to maintain its vital role in the 1000-strong local community.
With a co-located health centre, Kalkarni has the best in modern health facilities. Residents have access to onsite physiotherapists and occupational therapists, while doctors, nurse practitioners, dentists, dieticians, reflexologists, speech pathologists and podiatrists pay regular visits to the facility. Onsite pets provide a unique form of therapy for the residents.
Residents living with dementia are accommodated in a safe and secure environment, complete with sensory gardens and quiet lounges. Registered nurses and highly trained staff operate 24 hours in this area.
Room categories are divided into single room with a shared bathroom, single room with ensuite and double room with ensuite. All rooms come with an adjustable bed, flyscreens and security screens on windows, curtains, built-in-robes, reverse-cycle air-conditioning, lockable cupboard, chair and over-bed table. Residents are encouraged to adorn their space with personal belongings to make themselves feel at home.
Other amenities include:
- Hairdressing salon
- Onsite chaplain
- Walkways through bush setting gardens
- BBQ area
- Homelike kitchen
- Separate dining and lounge areas
- Telephone connection