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Percy Miles Villa

Percy Miles Villa offers Low Level Care Percy Miles Villa offers Respite Care

227-235 Forest Road, Kirrawee NSW 2232

Sutherland Council and Local Government Area (LGA)

Percy Miles Villa provides low care accommodation for the community of Kirrawee and the Shire. Friendly and experienced staff are available to assist residents throughout the day and to provide a fun and interesting recreational program. The service has staff on site 24 hours per day.

Established in 1992 by the Society of St Vincent de Paul, Regional Council of Sutherland, with the assistance of the Commonwealth Government Percy Miles Villa is proud of its reputation for providing quality care. It was the first aged care service in the Shire to be granted three years accreditation by the Standards Accreditation Agency.

Percy Miles Villa, previously an aged care ministry of the St Vincent de Paul Society, joined Catholic Healthcare in May 2007.

About Residential Aged Care

In the past, a distinction was drawn between aged care homes that offered "high level care" (which were commonly known as "nursing homes") and those that offered "low level care" (which were commonly known as "hostels"). From 1 July 2014 this distinction has ceased to apply in relation to permanent residential aged care, although it does continue to apply in relation to temporary respite care. Aged care homes can incorporate "extra service", which provides a higher standard of accommodation and services (such as meals) for an additional fee. Aged care homes that are not accredited, but which offer similar care and services, may be referred to as "Supported Living". See our Terminology page for detailed explanations of terms that relate to aged care, home care and retirement villages.

More Information?

Please see our Aged Care Guide for further important information about aged care and aged care homes. It includes the following:

  1. Introduction

  2. Eligibility and Assessment

  3. Fees and Charges

  4. Accreditation Standards and Compliance

  5. Resident Rights and Responsibilities

  6. Residential Respite Care

  7. Advocacy and Complaint Resolution