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Allambi

Allambi has been providing aged care services to the community since 1959 and is Eldercare’s largest aged care home with 225 single rooms.

Overview

Allambi has 225 rooms and a specialised memory support unit, which feature secure courtyard gardens and supports residents living with dementia.

Residents can spend time with their family and friends in our café, courtyards, outdoor entertaining and BBQ areas and extensive gardens with outdoor seating.

All food is cooked on-site daily by our chef with two courses served for the lunch and evening meals. Special events can be celebrated on-site with the hospitality team available to provide catering at an additional cost.

Health professionals visit regularly including a podiatrist, dietitian and speech pathologist. Our physiotherapist supervises the on-site gym which features specially-designed equipment for building strength, increasing fitness and improving or maintaining mobility.

Residents can get their hair done in a dedicated hairdressing salon with services available Monday to Friday at additional cost.

Services and Amenities

  • Permanent and respite care
  • Memory support units
  • On-site gymnasium
  • On-site hairdressing salon

Location and Access

Allambi is located in the western suburb of Glengowrie with entrances on Oaklands and Diagonal Roads. It is a short drive to the Westfield Marion shopping centre and the beach and a short walk to local shops. The site is easily accessible by public transport with bus stops, the Oaklands railway station and Glenelg to City tram line nearby.

Lifestyle

Allambi’s comprehensive lifestyle program aims to support residents’ holistic wellbeing by providing innovative and creative activities. Popular activities include:

  • art therapy
  • monthly musical performances
  • monthly high teas to celebrate residents’ birthdays
  • pet therapy sessions
  • aromatherapy hand massage sessions

Cultural events celebrated each year include NAIDOC (National Aborigines and Islanders’ Day Observance Committee) Week in July and the ‘Royal Adelaide Show comes to Allambi’ in September.

Rooms

General Inclusions

  • Rooms range in size from approx. 18 sq. m to 20 sq. m
  • Private ensuite consists of a toilet, shower, vanity basin and vanity cabinet
  • An electric adjustable high/low bed, bedside cabinet, bedside chair and overway table
  • A built-in wardrobe which includes a chest of drawers with a lockable drawer
  • Reverse-cycle heating and cooling with individual temperature control
  • Foxtel and private phone connection available
  • A call button and access to 24 hour nursing care

Deluxe Vista Room

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  • Private ensuite
  • Pleasant outlook
  • Rooms are located in the new wing of the facility which was completed in late 2016
Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
$650,000
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)
$71.59

Deluxe Room

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  • Private ensuite
  • Rooms are located in the new wing of the facility which was completed in late 2016
Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
$650,000
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)
$71.59

Fees

The fees associated with residential aged care are made up of three elements:

  • Accommodation
  • Care
  • Additional fees and extra services

Your personal financial circumstances will determine how much you will be required to contribute towards the cost of your care and accommodation. Click here for more information or visit the My Aged Care website.

You can also read more about the process of applying for residential aged care and an explanation of the fees and charges or contact our friendly residential admissions team on 1300 925 414 to talk about the costs and payment options available.

Select your preferred room option and use the slider to see how much your daily accommodation payment (DAP) will be, depending on the amount of your refundable accommodation deposit (RAD).

Fee Summary (Allambi - Premium Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.02%
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)

For those that are required to contribute towards their accommodation costs there are three options:

1. A fully refundable accommodation deposit (RAD)

2. Non-refundable daily accommodation payments (DAP)

3. A combination of both


Use our Fee Calculator to see which option might best suit your financial situation.

Care


The care fee covers day-to-day assistance from carers and clinical staff, wellbeing activities and services such as catering, laundry, cleaning and gardening. It is made up of:

1. Basic Daily Care fee:

Every person entering residential care pays a Basic Daily Care fee which is set at 85% of Centrelink's single, full Age Pension.

2. Means-tested care fee:

An additional contribution towards the cost of your care based on your asset and income levels. This fee is set by the Department of Human Services when they receive your completed Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment form.

Additional services


To complement our high quality service, we provide an Additional Services package that includes a variety of features for your added care and comfort. View our Additional Services flyer for more information.

Fee Summary (Allambi - Deluxe Vista Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.02%
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)

For those that are required to contribute towards their accommodation costs there are three options:

1. A fully refundable accommodation deposit (RAD)

2. Non-refundable daily accommodation payments (DAP)

3. A combination of both


Use our Fee Calculator to see which option might best suit your financial situation.

Care


The care fee covers day-to-day assistance from carers and clinical staff, wellbeing activities and services such as catering, laundry, cleaning and gardening. It is made up of:

1. Basic Daily Care fee:

Every person entering residential care pays a Basic Daily Care fee which is set at 85% of Centrelink's single, full Age Pension.

2. Means-tested care fee:

An additional contribution towards the cost of your care based on your asset and income levels. This fee is set by the Department of Human Services when they receive your completed Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment form.

Additional services


To complement our high quality service, we provide an Additional Services package that includes a variety of features for your added care and comfort. View our Additional Services flyer for more information.

Fee Summary (Allambi - Deluxe Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.02%
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)

For those that are required to contribute towards their accommodation costs there are three options:

1. A fully refundable accommodation deposit (RAD)

2. Non-refundable daily accommodation payments (DAP)

3. A combination of both


Use our Fee Calculator to see which option might best suit your financial situation.

Care


The care fee covers day-to-day assistance from carers and clinical staff, wellbeing activities and services such as catering, laundry, cleaning and gardening. It is made up of:

1. Basic Daily Care fee:

Every person entering residential care pays a Basic Daily Care fee which is set at 85% of Centrelink's single, full Age Pension.

2. Means-tested care fee:

An additional contribution towards the cost of your care based on your asset and income levels. This fee is set by the Department of Human Services when they receive your completed Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment form.

Additional services


To complement our high quality service, we provide an Additional Services package that includes a variety of features for your added care and comfort. View our Additional Services flyer for more information.

Fee Summary (Allambi - Classic Plus Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.02%
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)

For those that are required to contribute towards their accommodation costs there are three options:

1. A fully refundable accommodation deposit (RAD)

2. Non-refundable daily accommodation payments (DAP)

3. A combination of both


Use our Fee Calculator to see which option might best suit your financial situation.

Care


The care fee covers day-to-day assistance from carers and clinical staff, wellbeing activities and services such as catering, laundry, cleaning and gardening. It is made up of:

1. Basic Daily Care fee:

Every person entering residential care pays a Basic Daily Care fee which is set at 85% of Centrelink's single, full Age Pension.

2. Means-tested care fee:

An additional contribution towards the cost of your care based on your asset and income levels. This fee is set by the Department of Human Services when they receive your completed Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment form.

Additional services


To complement our high quality service, we provide an Additional Services package that includes a variety of features for your added care and comfort. View our Additional Services flyer for more information.

Fee Summary (Allambi - Classic Vista Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.02%
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)

For those that are required to contribute towards their accommodation costs there are three options:

1. A fully refundable accommodation deposit (RAD)

2. Non-refundable daily accommodation payments (DAP)

3. A combination of both


Use our Fee Calculator to see which option might best suit your financial situation.

Care


The care fee covers day-to-day assistance from carers and clinical staff, wellbeing activities and services such as catering, laundry, cleaning and gardening. It is made up of:

1. Basic Daily Care fee:

Every person entering residential care pays a Basic Daily Care fee which is set at 85% of Centrelink's single, full Age Pension.

2. Means-tested care fee:

An additional contribution towards the cost of your care based on your asset and income levels. This fee is set by the Department of Human Services when they receive your completed Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment form.

Additional services


To complement our high quality service, we provide an Additional Services package that includes a variety of features for your added care and comfort. View our Additional Services flyer for more information.

Fee Summary (Allambi - Classic Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.02%
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)

For those that are required to contribute towards their accommodation costs there are three options:

1. A fully refundable accommodation deposit (RAD)

2. Non-refundable daily accommodation payments (DAP)

3. A combination of both


Use our Fee Calculator to see which option might best suit your financial situation.

Care


The care fee covers day-to-day assistance from carers and clinical staff, wellbeing activities and services such as catering, laundry, cleaning and gardening. It is made up of:

1. Basic Daily Care fee:

Every person entering residential care pays a Basic Daily Care fee which is set at 85% of Centrelink's single, full Age Pension.

2. Means-tested care fee:

An additional contribution towards the cost of your care based on your asset and income levels. This fee is set by the Department of Human Services when they receive your completed Request for a Combined Assets and Income Assessment form.

Additional services


To complement our high quality service, we provide an Additional Services package that includes a variety of features for your added care and comfort. View our Additional Services flyer for more information.

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