Caring for Someone with Dementia

Sometimes caring for someone with dementia requires knowing when to pass the responsibility of day-to-day care to professionals who are trained and experienced in caring for dementia patients. It can be one of the hardest decisions you’re likely to make, but in the long run it’s a decision that is best for everyone involved. The two available options are to look into dementia home care or relocate the person into residential aged care facilities where they have the necessary staff and resources for caring for dementia patients. If you’re creating a shortlist of dementia care homes in Melbourne, be sure to look at the residences that Samkay Health has to offer.

Discover Our Dementia Care Homes

Samkay Health boasts two residences in Melbourne; the 91 bed Grace Villa in Greensborough and the 130 bed Kerala Manor in Diamond Creek. With spacious rooms and picturesque views as far as the eye can see, residents will find much to enjoy and will be able to keep themselves active and engaged no matter which location they’re at.

Common features among both residences include:

  • Dementia care
  • Ageing in place
  • Allied Health services
  • Spa therapy services
  • Public transport access
  • BBQ facilities
  • Tailored lifestyle programs
  • And more

Please take a look at the individual Grace Villa and Kerala Manor pages for more detailed information.

Trusted and Reliable Staff Caring for Dementia Patients

Residents at either of Samkay Health’s two locations are cared for by a team of friendly, supportive medical and nursing staff. Trained and qualified in the provision of quality care for people with dementia, as well as many other age-related illnesses and degenerative conditions, our staff aims to make the transition to assisted living as smooth as possible while still allowing your loved one to maintain some degree of independence.

Caring for someone with dementia need not be the responsibility of one person. Get in touch with Samkay Health and speak to someone about the best approach to caring for dementia at our residential facilities.

Contact Details

Grace Villa | Ph: 03 9432 2855 | Email: gracevilla@samkayhealth.com.au

Kerala Manor | Ph: 03 8432 5000 | Email: keralamanor@samkayhealth.com.au

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