Resthaven Port Elliot, at 3 Frederik Street, is an architecturally designed residential aged care home that offers a desirable living environment in this popular seaside town. Port Elliot offers excellent shopping, cafes, a bakery and parks, all within strolling distance. Venture a little further and you will find the spectacular Horseshoe Bay and Soldiers Memorial Gardens.
Resthaven provides high standards of service, and promotes quality of life, for older people who benefit from support, companionship and lifestyle activities. We take each person’s individual circumstances into consideration and encourage independence in maintaining daily living skills.
Residential services may include showering, dressing, bed making and medication management, with room cleaning, all meals and laundry provided. Our stylish dining rooms make meal time a pleasure, with freshly cooked, home-style meals served daily.
Each room features quality fittings, ensuite facilities, call bell system and individual climate control. Rooms are Pay TV ready if you choose to use this option.
Private areas and lounges are available for a family gathering or to sit and read a book from our library. Catch up over coffee in the alfresco area, or online in the internet cafe. The delightful gardens offer spacious areas for group interaction, as well as secluded spots for quieter moments. The courtyard gardens, barbecue and activity areas are available for all to enjoy.
Our hairdressing salon is designed for your comfort and convenience. There is a well stocked shop on site to purchase those little extras.
In our warm, safe and home-like environment, new residents are welcomed and supported as they settle in. Our diverse lifestyle program offers a wide range of activities: current affairs, creative arts, movies and interactive visits from school groups and entertainers.
Health professionals such as Podiatrists, Physiotherapists and Speech Pathologists, visit the site regularly or on request. Residential respite accommodation is also available. Eligibility for residential aged care or respite requires an independent assessment by the Government Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT), to ensure that the applicant is eligible for this level of care. For admission enquiries, please phone the Residential Accommodation Enquiries on 8373 9113 during business hours.
Resthaven Port Elliot hosts site tours every second Thursday of each month at 2pm. Bookings are essential; phone 8554 2000 to book your place. Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Resthaven Port Elliot Retirement Living Units and Community Services are co-located on site.
Nursing home features
- Medium home (92 beds)
- Specialist services: Palliative care, pastoral care, continence management
Types of care
- Residential aged care
Additional details: Pay TV option, private dining room, regular worship services & bus trips, co-located wellness centre & retirement living in this popular coastal retreat.