Churches of Christ Care Yapunyah Aged Care Services is located in Cunnamulla, 972 kilometres west of Brisbane. The town has a distinct country atmosphere with tree-lined streets and old style hotels, which have remained unchanged for over half a century. Yapunyah offers low care to 12 residents, who enjoy living in a small aged care facility where they can access a full range of services to meet their needs as they age.
Yapunyah offers low level care to residents who are provided with their own airconditioned room and ensuite. Each room has direct access to both inside and outside areas of the service. Residents and their families or representatives are encouraged to participate in all aspects of the aged care service. Midday meals are delivered from the nearby hospital, with other meals being prepared by staff in the Yapunyah kitchen.
Yapunyah residents enjoy spacious shared areas, including dining, lounge and quiet indoor or outdoor sitting areas.
The staff at Yapunyah have a strong commitment not only to provide physical care, but to also enrich the lives of residents. Social, emotional and spiritual needs are met wherever possible. The service owned bus provides transport to local attractions and events, encouraging residents to remain connected with the Cunnamulla community.
Church services and pastoral care are provided for the residents. Local doctors visit the service on a weekly basis and Dietitians, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Dentists, Optometrists and Podiatrists are available as needed. The service is located in expansive grounds to which residents have easy access from bedrooms and shared areas.
About Churches of Christ Care
Established in 1930, Churches of Christ Care is one of the largest, most diverse not-for-profit organisations in Australia, operating more than 150 care services throughout Queensland and Melbourne, Victoria, with the support of approximately 3,000 staff and almost 900 volunteers.
The organisation is built on a foundation of Christian values, offering help to all those in need regardless of religious background. Our services provide Christ-inspired care and compassion to vulnerable persons at different stages of their life journey, and include early childhood; child, youth and family care; community housing; retirement living; home and community care; and residential aged care.
For more information please visit our website or phone free call 1800 900 001.