Nestled in the outskirts of Bendigo East, (47 Harpin Street Bendigo) this modern facility offers Members of the Community the opportunity to live in a supportive setting that offers retirees the highest level of service to meet their health and wellbeing needs. The focus of the facility is providing an environment for residents where they can enjoy this phase of their lives in a community atmosphere, with a large choice of activities and services.
We encourage anyone to come in and take a look around, meet with our staff and get a feel for the facility. To arrange an appointment please contact:
Types of Care
With 56 rooms, 48 single and 8 double/twin rooms, Bentley offers new residents a range of services and rooms, currently Bentley’s is providing
Accomodation Costs for Funded Residents
This is for your accommodation in the home. Some people will have their accommodation costs met in full or in part by the Australian Government, while others will need to pay the accommodation price agreed with Bentleys Aged Care. The Department of Human Services will advise which applies to you based on an assessment of your income and assets. Please note that if you are a member of a couple, half of your combined income and assets are considered in determining your eligibility for Government assistance with accommodation costs when you enter the home, regardless of which partner earns the income or owns the asset.
A meeting will be arranged prior to admission to provide information on accommodation charges and payments and discuss financial requirements and procedure.
Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) is $450,000 for single room with ensuite.
Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) is $500,00 for double room with ensuite.
All Accommodation Charges are negotiable with either RAD, Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) or a combination.
Supported Residential Services
Where residents who require modest support can stay permanently with us and receive the highest level of clinical care offered by a Support Residential Service. With Register and Enrolled nurses on site 24 hours a day, our facility offers a high standard of clinical care.
Private Respite Services are on offer for Residents and Families that need support for an upcoming event or when the Carer needs a break. We ensure that anyone on respite has an outstanding experience with us at Bentley’s, they are made to feel a part of the family.
Bentley’s Aged Care services is able to provide Convalescent care to eligible members of the community. This care is normally provided after hospitalisation and co-ordinated between the discharging Hospital and Bentleys.
Transition Care Program
Bentley’s working in Partnership with Bendigo Health in providing the Transition Care Program. For more information about Transition Care click here
Bentley’s is a place where we embrace life, residents who stay here have access to regular activities that cater for their diverse interests. We are very focused on delivering a personalised approach to the health and wellbeing needs of our residents. We work in partnership with the resident and their doctor to ensure they are comfortable at all times.
With 24 hour on site nursing support the Bentley’s Aged Care team ensure that all residents have personalised care plans that reflect the needs of the resident; issues such as food and meal preferences, medications and weight management are some of the critical issues that the staff focus on. Through regular monitoring the Bentley’s Aged Care Team ensuring the highest clinical standards are met.
To compliment this high standard of care, Bentley’s has a comprehensive activities program that enables residents the opportunity to still do many of the things that they loved in a supportive environment. Based upon feedback we receive from new residents and their families we develop a meaning program of events that supports the resident’s transition into our facility
Meals that are tempting and delicious are the cornerstone of our services here at Bentley’s Aged Care. We pride ourselves in delivering highly nutritious meals that meet the needs of the residents from a health perspective, but at the same time having a focus on satisfying the tastebuds as well.
Onsite laundry service where resident’s clothes are laundered daily
Spacious library and activities centre where the residents can relax, read, watch their favourite movie or entertain family and friends who come to visit.
A visiting Pastoral Care Worker comes on site to support residents and Families in need of support