Award-winning care and exceptional comfort in bustling Mulgrave
BlueCross Hansworth is just 40 minutes from the CBD, located next to Waverley Gardens shopping centre, near the Wheelers Hill Public Library and more. This three-storey residence provides 90 high, low and dementia care places.
At BlueCross Hansworth, we understand that a happy home is more than the sum of its four large walls and as such we strive to create an atmosphere that is engaging, fun and helps people get the most out of life.
Whether residents choose to venture out to the local community, enjoy afternoon tea with visitors, or participate in our lifestyle programs, our highly-trained staff are happy to help.
We have received awards for excellence in better practice, food service and cleaning and won the LASA employee of the year award in 2011/12. We remain committed to providing a friendly, comfortable and safe environment for everyone in our care.
But don’t take our word for it – come and experience Hansworth for yourself.
BlueCross Hansworth has several open plan lounge rooms and a spacious dining room. Designed to be your home, Hansworth’s inviting décor and natural tones evoke classic style with all the comforts and amenities of modern living taken care of with tea and coffee making stations, two lifts, a computer with wireless internet access and reverse cycle air conditioning
With its wide corridors, numerous sitting rooms, three sundappled courtyards, balconies and terraces, Hansworth offers a sense of space indoors and out.
Hansworth also features a well stocked library, gas log fireplace, and comfortable armchairs for residents looking for some quiet relaxation time.
The Brook Wing is Hansworth’s dementia care area, which comprises its own dining and lounge room.
BlueCross Hansworth offers 90 generous rooms with standard, dementia care or courtyard view accommodation.
At BlueCross Hansworth, in keeping with our STARFish principles – which includes taking a professional and accountable approach; listening to our residents; ensuring their expectations are exceeded each day; and creating a fun filled, positive environment for them – we focus on giving our residents a comprehensive program of stimulating and relaxing activities each week.
They may choose to unwind with Chair Chi, enjoy a movie matinee, sing along with Kevin the piano man, practice dance skills or delight in an organised mystery bus tour.
In one of the quieter corners, they may wish to meditate, complete a crossword or enjoy the companionship of Max, the visiting therapy dog. Those who love to get their hands dirty without leaving the premises may prefer to garden in the raised vegetable bed or feed the birds in one of the courtyards.
BlueCross Hansworth offers an on-site hair salon so you can enjoy being pampered and groomed on site on a fee for service basis.
Our on-site Chef prepares fresh, healthy meals every day, which are created to ensure your nutritional needs and preferences are catered to.
BlueCross residences provide a high level of hotel services, with laundry, gardening, housekeeping, cleaning and maintenance all included.
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Additional details: Weekly activities program and organised outings; dementia care also available