Spurway Community

With cottages nestled around two beautiful courtyards, Spurway Community is more than a traditional aged care facility. Whether spending time in the fresh air or resting in our lounge or your private room, you'll feel like you're in your own home.

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Life at Spurway

Spurway is a 30-bed facility set across three modern cottages. Our cottages house eight, 10 or 12 residents and each has its own lounge, dining room and kitchenette, so they feel just like home. 

Located on Murrumbeena Road, you have the convenience of a bus service right outside your front door and a three-minute walk to Murrumbeena train station.

Spurway Community also offers the following features for your leisure and convenience:

  • two charming garden courtyards
  • relaxed lounges
  • great activities including an inter-generational storytime program with the local child care centre.

What services do you include in the cost?

We provide a range of services as part of your regular cost, including, but not limited to:

  • basic physiotherapy
  • pain management
  • dietary advice
  • chef-prepared meals cooked onsite
  • rotating menu
  • group activities
  • community events
  • IT for seniors
  • wheelchair-accessible transport

Do you offer services for an additional cost?

We can provide optional services for an extra cost, including:

  • podiatry
  • physiotherapy (advanced care program)
  • mobile x-ray
  • individual activity programs,
  • hairdresser
  • massage therapy
  • beauty therapy
  • pay television
  • telephone services.

Accommodation options

House One

House One's expansive rooms are more like a retreat. It offers the following:

  • spacious lounge with a gas log fire and mantel, and adjacent dining room with access to the garden and shaded outdoor seating
  • communal lounge/library
  • private ensuites
  • kitchenette and seating for 12 people
  • hi/lo bed
  • comfortable lounge chair with electric lift capabilities
  • central heating and air-conditioning.

House Two

House Two provides a warm and friendly setting with the comforts of home. It offers the following:

  • spacious lounge with a gas log fire and mantel, and adjacent dining room with access to the garden and shaded outdoor seating
  • communal lounge/library
  • three bathrooms, with a maximum of four residents sharing each
  • dining room and kitchenette
  • hi/lo bed
  • comfortable lounge chair with electric lift capabilities
  • central heating and air-conditioning

House Three

House Three is the most intimate of our three houses. It offers the following:

  • spacious rooms with their own private ensuites
  • large lounge with a gas log fire and mantel
  • dining room and kitchenette 
  • freestanding wardrobe
  • hi/lo bed
  • comfortable lounge chair with electric lift capabilities
  • central heating and air-conditioning.

Applying for an aged care home

Please contact Spurway Community on 9563 1911 to arrange a facility tour and discuss waiting list options. You also need an aged care assessment before you're eligible for an aged care home.

My Aged Care has a new booklet titled Steps to enter an aged care home, which takes you through the entire process.

If you're unsure what to do from there, visit the My Aged Care website or call them on 1800 200 422.

You can also call us on 9524 3333 to see what services you can access.

 


 

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