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 who embody the principals and values of this organisation, including encouraging independence of residence, promoting safety and quality of life, and promoting personal growth opportunities while also 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 in every person should have a choice in their lifestyle and care, and have the right to age with dignity.
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 in every person should have a choice in their lifestyle and care, and have 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 Aging 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 an 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, have an independent income, and/or the assets own by an individual.
Every resident will pay a daily fee, and may pay a bond or other charges according to their ability.
The best guides on the costs of living in an Aged Care Facility are on the My Aged Care website issued by the Federal Government;
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