Graceford

Graceford is a 30-minute drive south east of Perth in the small community of Byford in the beautiful Serpentine-Jarrahdale district, popular for its restaurants, art galleries and parks.

18 Turner Road, Byford, WA 6122
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You can expect a warm welcome from our friendly and caring team within a peaceful, homely setting.

You will enjoy the peace and seclusion of our natural, bushland setting as well as the beauty of our manicured gardens.

Being part of the local community is a feature of life at Graceford. Local community groups regularly visit to help and entertain. Students from the local high school have created indoor and outdoor murals and established a native garden as a relaxing and serene spot to watch the many native birds that inhabit the area.

Dementia enrichment living

Graceford has dementia enrichment living in a secure, safe environment with 24 hour care by professional nurses and trained staff. We have a proactive therapy team who develop individualised activity programs that cater for all residents.

The dementia enrichment living wing has a secure garden area designed to stimulate and encourage residents to spend some time outside enjoying the fresh air and outdoor environment.

  • Room name: Standard
  • Room category: Single room + private ensuite
  • Room size (excluding ensuite): from 16 m2
  • Maximum occupancy: One person
  • Number of rooms: 68
  • Memory support unit: 20
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Adjustable bed
  • Windows fitted with flyscreens and security screens
  • The majority of rooms overlook courtyards or larger garden spaces
  • Curtains for maximum privacy
  • Reverse cycle air-conditioner unit
  • Built in robes
  • Lockable drawer
  • Chair
  • Over bed table

We encourage you to bring in some of your favourite things such as your own paintings, pictures and other favourite items that will make your room feel homely. You may like to bring in your favourite chair or even your own bedside cabinet.

Each of our rooms is within close proximity to:

  • Home like kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Large communal area for social activities
  • Communal area has traditional armchairs for your comfort
  • Communal area has a large TV, stereo system, organ and piano
  • Outdoor BBQ area
  • Lovely manicured gardens with tables, seating, large shade umbrella and sails for sun protection
  • Wide path around the building where residents can walk safely and enjoy the gardens
  • Onsite kiosk (open Thursdays 1-2pm)
  • Hairdressing salon
  • Onsite chaplain
  • Facility pets.
  • Hairdressing
  • Telephone
  • Foxtel
  • Accompanied visits to appointments

Based on an assessment of your income and assets, you may be eligible for assistance with your accommodation payment. The Australian Government may pay for part of your accommodation costs. Further information will be available on the My Aged Care website.

Residents can choose to pay for their accommodation by a refundable accommodation deposit (RAD), a daily accommodation payment (DAP), or a combination of both. A refundable deposit is paid as a lump sum amount. A daily payment accrues daily and is paid periodically, for example fortnightly. A combination payment includes both a partial lump sum and daily payments.

Payment Option Fees *
Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD) $450,000
Maximum Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) $70.27
Example of a combination payment $225,000 RAD and $35.14 DAP

Details correct as of December 13th, 2017

Basic daily fee

The basic daily fee is set by the Australian Government. For some people this is the only fee they are required to pay.

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