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West Beach Residential

West Beach Residential offers High Level Care West Beach Residential offers Low Level Care West Beach Residential offers Extra Service

655 Burbridge Road, West Beach SA 5024

West Torrens Council and Local Government Area (LGA)

West Beach Residential is situated in an ideal location between the open grassy plain of the airport and the lovely sandy shores of West Beach and offers a total of 80 beds for both high and low care residents and a 20 bed 'Extra Service' wing.

All rooms are private and spacious with en-suite facilities, lovely outlooks and the latest in nurse call technology. The communal areas offer large flat screen televisions, luxurious lounge chairs and cosy corners where residents can chat amongst themselves or entertain family & friends.

With highly skilled and qualified nurses available on site at all times, all staff members pride themselves on providing individualized emotional, physical and spiritual care and exceptional service.

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