McLean Lodge offers affordable, high quality accommodation and support to 21 men and women aged 50 years and over targeting those from a financially disadvantaged background.
Architecturally designed in a village style setting it creates a non-institutional, unique home for its residents.
McLean Lodge is located in Flemington with tram stops and train stations within walking distance & the CBD within four kilometres.
Set in landscaped surroundings, four houses provide a comfortable living environment. Each house is shared between three to six residents and has its own lounge and dining area, a fully equipped kitchen and laundry.
Residents have their own fully furnished room and share ensuite shower and toilet facilities. Most rooms face into a private verandah, giving you extra space to enjoy.
Providing a safe, flexible and caring family-style environment it allows you to maintain your chosen lifestyle, habits and activities and to be as independent as you choose to be. We promote independence with everyday activities and offer a recreation program that caters for your individual interests. This includes resident trips away and the quiet enjoyment, should you wish, of an alcoholic drink and smoke.
Our team of Registered and Enrolled Nurses, and Personal Care Attendants deliver consistent and personalised care 24 hours a day, maximising health and wellbeing outcomes, whilst respecting the choices and values of individuals.
The range of services available includes the provision of all meals and refreshments, cleaning and maintenance, laundry and linen services, assistance with personal hygiene and daily living activities, assistance with medication and treatments, access to a range of health services including podiatry and physiotherapy.
We also offer assistance with financial & legal matters and there is provision for individual room telephone & TV. The hostel has its own much loved pets as well as a bus which makes it all the easier to organise & participate in our lively recreation activities.