Coates Home’s country Victoria backdrop is a pleasant mix of open farming area and charming historical buildings from St Arnaud’s days as a prospecting town.
26 beds. There are two basic room options – double and single. All come with their own ensuites. Additionally, there are four rooms specifically for couples.
Our team consists of clinical staff and specialists, including registered nurses and personal care assistants available on-call, 24-hours a day. A social care team deals with activities and therapy. Team members are passionate, caring and friendly and go above and beyond to build a genuine rapport with residents.
We offer one of the most comprehensive ranges of services including:
- Residential aged care
- Palliative care
- Secure dementia care
- Respite care
With attention to the complete health and wellbeing of our residents, the services we offer combine specialist care with quality of life. Beyond our standard care offerings, further services accommodate specific needs of residents.
Dedicated specialists like physiotherapists, podiatrists and optometrists are available upon request and make frequent visits. For personal styling needs, a hairdresser is available on a weekly basis by appointment. Church organisations also make occasional visits to suit resident’s spiritual requirements.
Food & Diet
Healthy and balanced meal choices are always available and are prepared on-site. Meals can also be tailored to fit any dietary requirements. Fresh food arrives throughout the week and is provided locally through the Oscar Hospitality Program.
Activities & Excursions
Social care programs encourage and facilitate daily activities, organising a variety of games and group activities each day of the week. Popular activities include: indoor bowls, knitting groups and pottery classes – with some residents even selling their own creations.
There is the opportunity to use the bus service of our nearby Swan Hill home at various times during the year. This allows larger groups to make frequent day trips to nearby points of interest like Bendigo or the Brim Silos.
Nursing home features
- Small home (27 beds)
- Specialist services: Physiotherapists, podiatrists & optometrists are available upon request
- Commonwealth subsidy (ACFI)
- Single rooms with ensuites