Baptcare Strathalan Community

Baptcare Strathalan Community

124 bed residential aged care facility in Macleod, VIC

50 Braidhill Road
Macleod VIC 3085​
0447 056 214
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In 1945, the original homestead at Baptcare Strathalan Community was built to provide aged care services to Macleod and its surrounds. This marked the beginning of our not-for-profit organisation, which was borne out of a desire to care for people

About Baptcare Strathalan Community

Baptcare Strathalan is a fully re developed facility since mid 2016. It has a focus on contemporary comfortable living spaces with the communal and rooms designed to absorb an abundance of natural lighting. Landscaped coutyards are connected to the main building for easy access for residents and winter gardens providing stunning retreats in any weather. Our may lounge areas are spacious and fitted with gas fireplaces for cosiness in winter. 
Although our facilities are state of the art, our extra focus on personalised care needs is what we are most well-known for throughout the community. Our generous staff to resident ratios ensure everyone receives the best of care.
Other features of the facility include centralised nurse stations on all levels, private ensuite bathrooms with nurse call buttons and flat screen smart tvs in all rooms (Foxtel available), comfortable Hi-Lo beds and individually controlled air condition in all rooms.

Extensive lifestyle and activities program
Facing north to maximise natural lighting and view
Indoor winter garden
On-site Café, Kiosk and Op Shop
View of the Dandenongs from communal lounge rooms

Home features
BBQ area
Church services
Dining room
Emergency call service
In-home chef
Kitchen on-site
Laundry on-site
Menu choices
Outdoor dining
Pharmacy services
Phone in-room
Visitor parking

Art therapy
Arts and crafts
Cooking classes
Exercise classes
Group games
Music therapy
Outings and excursions
Pet therapy
Social activities


0447 056 214

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Rooms and pricing

Residential accommodation create their fees based on a RAD (Refundable Accommodation Deposit) and a daily rate. Many facilities will negotiate these fees. Use the calculator below to see how a lower RAD can be offset by a highly daily rate

Did you know?

If you cannot pay the upfront Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD), you can pay a combination of RAD and DAP (Daily Accommodation Payment).

Funding options for residential aged care

How much have you got for a RAD payment?

Drag the slide to calculate accurate room costs in the table below.

Room type Cost
Wattle Rooms
Single room with Private ensuite
$450,000 maximum
or $49.44 maximum
Daily rate
Huon Rooms
Single room with Private ensuite
$550,000 maximum
or $60.42 maximum
Daily rate
Eucalypt Rooms
Single room with Private ensuite
$700,000 maximum
or $76.90 maximum
Daily rate

The information which is summarised herein does not constitute financial or other professional advice and is general in nature.

It does not take into account specific circumstances and should not be acted on without full understanding of your current situation.

Any objectives should be discussed with an Aged Care Financial Advisor.

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