BlueCross Silverwood

BlueCross Silverwood

61 bed residential aged care facility in Templestowe, VIC

105 Porter St
Templestowe VIC 3106
1300 133 414
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Our aim is to enable residents to live well in a safe, friendly environment with excellent care. We employ a staff of experienced aged care specialists that deliver excellent nursing.

About BlueCross Silverwood

Key Features of BlueCross Silverwood

Being one of the top end establishments in elderly care in the Templestowe area, those who stay with us will have have available to them range of key benefits, including ageing in place, double rooms, facility has its own pets, respite program and secure garden. Our focus on every aspect of resident needs means those who stay with us are guaranteed the finest level of care, for both their physical and mental health.

Personal Care Services

Consistently available at all times is our personal care staff. Increasing our residents’ independence is accomplished with our staff’s 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 Silverwood

At BlueCross Silverwood we make all our meals in house to ensure quality and freshness. If there are any dietary concerns our substantial menu can be adapted to fit any needs. Those who stay at BlueCross Silverwood have the option of dining in the communal dining room or having their food delivered to their room.

Why choose BlueCross Silverwood

Quality of life is best achieved through the support of not only family and friends but the teams of professionals and volunteers who walk our halls every day. We have a wonderful community in BlueCross Silverwood that spreads throughout Templestowe. Drop by and see for yourself.

Home like facility
Large rooms
RN 24/7

Home features
Arts and crafts
BBQ area
Church services
Computer and internet access
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
Pharmacy services
Phone in-room
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
Single room with Private ensuite
16.9 – 20.5m2
$525,000 maximum
or $58.11 maximum
Daily rate
Single room with Private ensuite
18 – 21.4m2
$550,000 maximum
or $60.88 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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