BlueCross Gardenia

BlueCross Gardenia

73 bed residential aged care facility in Chelsea, VIC

87 Argyle Ave
Chelsea VIC 3196
1300 133 414
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Our goal is to enable residents to live well in a safe, friendly environment with excellent care. Our skilled staff offers nursing focused on aged care.

About BlueCross Gardenia

Key Features of BlueCross Gardenia

Your family member or friend is given a wide-ranging choice of high level mental health and physical care in all areas. We provide a variety of rewards such as double rooms, facility has its own pets, low care admissions, respite program and ageing in place.

Personal Care Services

At BlueCross Gardenia we employ personal care staff. The independence of our residents is complemented by our care aides’ support. We aim to improve the standard of living for all of our residents by employing caregivers who are patient and caring, and who work to increase our residents’ enjoyment of life. Our patient caregivers are available to assist with dressing, hygiene, mobility and exercise help, as well as eating and drinking aid.

Food and nutrition at BlueCross Gardenia

Residents of BlueCross Gardenia can choose to enjoy their meals in our communal dining room or privately in their own rooms. Our menus are prepared to be nutritious for all and also customisable to meet special dietary needs.

Why choose BlueCross Gardenia

The relationships we have built between medical staff, residents, volunteers, relatives and friends alike has enabled us to create an upbeat and enjoyable community. We lead in aged care by bringing expert care and a caring community together.

Home features
Art therapy
Arts and crafts
BBQ area
Dining room
Emergency call service
Exercise classes
Group games
In-home chef
Kitchen on-site
Laundry on-site
Menu choices
Music therapy
Outdoor dining
Outings and excursions
Pet friendly
Pet therapy
Pharmacy services
Phone in-room
Smoking area
Social activities
Visitors parking

1300 133 414

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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
Standard Twin Share
Shared room with Shared ensuite
$290,000 maximum
or $32.10 maximum
Daily rate
Standard Single Share
Single room with Shared ensuite
11.4 – 13.2m2
$450,000 maximum
or $49.81 maximum
Daily rate
Single room with Private ensuite
11.7 – 16.1m2
$500,000 maximum
or $55.34 maximum
Daily rate
Single room with Private ensuite
15 – 16.1m2
$525,000 maximum
or $58.11 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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