Home for the Aged

The Homes consist of 10 houses

About the Home for the Aged

The Homes consist of 10 houses:

• The Barn
• Bon Accord
• Bow Bells
• Kenilworth
• Lidcote
• Oosterzee House
• Oram House
• Ruvee
• Trovato
• Willow Lodge

Each house is managed by a Housemother assisted by two General Assistants.

Accommodation in the various houses offer:

  • Single and double rooms with wash basins and built-in cupboards
  • Emergency buttons in each room
  • Bathrooms, showers and ample ablutions are shared by residents. Bathroom and ablution areas are cleaned on a continual basis throughout the day
  • All rooms are carpeted and fitted with a heater
  • Residents provide their own furniture, bed linen, television and curtains to personalise their rooms
  • Breakfast, lunch and supper served in a communal dining room
  • Communal lounge, where tea is served and where residents can relax socially and participate in various activities, e.g. building puzzles, play various games, read etc.

Services We offer:

  • Exercise group, handwork group and games mornings.
  • Swimming pool.
  • Special Christmas lunch for residents, held early December.
  • Hairdresser, library and tuck shop.
  • Weekly video shows and recreational functions.
  • Emergency bells in all rooms.
  • Meals in rooms to residents who are ill.
  • Services of a social worker/organizer
  • Podiatrist and physiotherapist available privately, upon request and at a fee.
  • The Homes continuously strive to improve their service to their residents through their quality assurance program.

Our current monthly rate for Assisted Living in a house is =   R9 139.

• We have a Healthcare facility for either short-term recovery from an illness or for permanent residence should a resident become too frail to live in a house.

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