Wheatfields Residential Care Services

At Wheatfields Inc. we believe in the provision of high quality, holistic care to residents. This care recognises each person’s individuality, and helps to promote their self-esteem. Care at Wheatfields is provided by professional staff whom embody the principals and values of this organisation, including encouraging independence of residents, promoting safety and quality of life and promoting personal growth opportunities, whilst always focusing on the care and well being of each and every resident.

All care is provided directly in response to the needs of older people and with the emphasis that ageing is a natural process. At Wheatfields, we believe every person should have a choice in their lifestyle and care and with the right to age with dignity.

Wheatfileds Inc. strives to provide care services which reflect the best practice in the industry. We support philosophies of care such as Couples Ageing Together and the Ageing in Place philosophies.

“Services at Wheatfields are provided to those most in need of care, irrespective of financial means.”

How much does it cost to live in a Residential Aged Care Facility such as Wheatfields?

Fees at Wheatfields are determined by the Federal Government through the Department of Health and Ageing and will be different for each individual. They are determined by factors such as if an individual is on a pension or is a self funded retiree, with income and assets taken into consideration in calculating fees.
Every resident will pay the set basic daily fee and may pay an accommodation cost or contribution of either a Daily Accommodation Payment or a Refundable Accommodation Deposit, or a combination of both. Other fees may apply as assessed by Services Australia.

The best guides on the costs of living in a Residential Aged Care Facility are on the My Aged Care website issued by the Federal Government;

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Information about Aged Care Homes:

Phone: 1800 200 422