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Trowbridge House

The spacious dining room at Trowbridge House overlooks one of the beautifully landscaped gardens in which residents enjoy social activities and time with friends and family.

Overview

Extensive gardens sheltered entertaining areas and light-filled community rooms enable residents to enjoy an active social calendar at Trowbridge House. With residents from a diverse range of cultural backgrounds, there are some wonderful celebrations held to recognise important occasions. The support unit is specially-designed to support residents living with dementia and features a secure sensory garden.

Our dedicated chef prepares all food on-site daily with a two-course meal served for lunch and a three-course meal served in the evening.

Health professionals visit regularly including a speech pathologist and podiatrist.

Residents can get their hair done in Trowbridge House’s on-site hairdressing salon with appointments available once a week at additional cost. A beauty therapist also visits monthly offering nail care, massages and facials.

There are 64 single rooms at Trowbridge House.

Services and amenities

  • Permanent and respite care
  • Memory support unit
  • On-site hairdressing salon and day spa

Location and access

Trowbridge House is located in the north-eastern suburb of Payneham close to Portrush Road and Firle Plaza. The Adelaide CBD and premium shopping precincts Burnside Village and Norwood Parade are also a short drive away and several bus stops are located on neighbouring roads.

Current visiting hours are as follows:

Monday to Friday between the times of 10am to 4pm (including public holidays)
Tuesday and Thursday evenings between the times of 6pm to 8pm
Saturday and Sunday between the times of 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Other conditions apply. Please visit the Eldercare's response to COVID-19 page for more information.

Lifestyle

Trowbridge House’s lifestyle program is continuously refined to ensure residents’ interests and preferences are satisfied. Popular activities include:

  • concerts
  • BBQ lunches
  • visits from Old McDonald’s travelling farm
  • cultural celebrations such as International Youth Day and Mother’s Day.

Rooms

General Inclusions

  • Rooms are 16 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
  • Private phone connection available
  • A call button and access to 24 hour nursing care

Classic Vista Room

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  • Private ensuite
  • Pleasant outlook
Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
$425,000
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)
$46.69

Classic Room

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  • Private ensuite
Maximum Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
$400,000
Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP)
$43.95

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 (Trowbridge House - Classic Vista Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.01%
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 the Additional Services flyer for more information.

Fee Summary (Trowbridge House - Classic Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.01%
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 the Additional Services flyer for more information.

Fee Summary (Trowbridge House - Traditional Ensuite Room)

Accommodation


Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)
Maximum Permissible Interest Rate (MPIR)
4.01%
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 the Additional Services flyer for more information.

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