Woodhaven aged care home is located: 55A Hebden St, Lockhart NSW 2656 • Tel: (02) 6920 5610

Positive changes for better living

Woodhaven has expanded from its 1990 origins that previously housed only 13 residents. In 2003, the building was outfitted to accommodate 10 additional beds. Today, Woodhaven is planning to upgrade and extend its facilities to add six more rooms to its current 23 room home. Rooms are all single with private ensuites. Eleven rooms enjoy direct access to outside garden areas.

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Standard Room

Large room with courtyard or garden view, private ensuite and separate temperature controlled heating & cooling.
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Premium Room

Extra-large room with modern construction, built in cupboards, storage space, private ensuite, remote controlled reverse cycle heating & cooling and sliding door access to private, paved area and courtyard.

All rooms feature:

  • Built in wardrobe
  • Electric bed
  • Wifi access
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke & heat detectors
  • Fire sprinkler system
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Recreation room • Lounge & sitting area

Inspired care for the senior community in Lockhart

Daily life at Woodhaven is one of purpose and encouragement. A kind and friendly staff looks after residents with genuine compassion and concern. Every individual has the opportunity to thrive and live life with respect and dignity. At Woodhaven aged care, we offer the most comprehensive care programmes, including:
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Residential aged care
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Palliative care
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Respite care

Services + Amenities

Woodhaven’s classic brick exterior houses comfortable furnishings, decorative throw pillows and eye-pleasing, homey accents. Thoughtful amenities focus on ease of mobility and safety. Residents step outside and take in the fresh air amidst the lush and colourful outdoor gardens. Learn more about Woodhaven's additional services here.

Experienced team

Skilled specialists and a clinical staff are always at the ready, giving residents and their families peace of mind.

  • Registered nurses (24 hours/day)
  • Personal care assistants (dressing, hygienic care and more)
  • Housekeeping services (cleaning, laundry)
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Tailored services

A dedicated leisure and lifestyle officer provides supportive therapy and enjoyable activities. In addition, residents can receive care from specialised providers who visit frequently.

  • Physiotherapists
  • Podiatrists
  • Speech pathologists
  • Dieticians
  • Optometrists
  • Hairdressers
  • Hearing specialists
  • Dental professionals
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Nutrition

There’s always good, nutritious food to be enjoyed by Woodhaven residents.

  • Three meals daily, including two hot meals
  • Prepared fresh, on site
  • Healthy and well balanced
  • Special dietary requirements or restrictions accommodated
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Activities + excursions

Camaraderie is developed over friendly games and activities at Woodhaven. A social calendar developed by a leisure and lifestyle officer keeps residents up to date and excited for upcoming entertainment and events.

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Sense of community

We’re a close-knit family here, while respecting individuality. The spirit of togetherness extends out into the community, as residents may attend the annual Spirit of the Land festival or enjoy a trip to Lockhart’s famed water tower featuring an aquatic-themed mural.

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In person + video calls

Family and friends may visit Woodhaven anytime. For added peace of mind, remote video calls are always available. Our team is skilled to assist with technology to set up a successful video call.

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Explanation of fees at Woodhaven

The amount that you will have to contribute toward the cost of your care is determined by factors such as room size, financial situation and personal needs. We have accommodation options that cater to everybody, from people who are on a full pension to those who have the means to contribute more.

Accomodation cost

This covers your room rental. You may be eligible for Governmental financial assistance.

How will I know if I’m eligible for financial assistance for aged care?

Financial assistance is available to those who truly need it. A means assessment will determine your eligibility based on your financial situation

The Australian Government will pay your aged care costs if:

Your income is below:

$32,819.80

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Your assets are below:

$59,500

You pay full if:

Your income is greater than:

$63,351.60

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Your assets are greater than:

$201,231.20

What are my options if I am self-funding my aged care?

The good news is, if you are paying for your aged care costs without Government assistance, you have a choice as to how you pay:

Option 1: RAD

A lump sum payment:

$325,000 Standard room

RAD = Refundable Accommodation Deposit
Fully refundable when you leave the home.

Option 2: DAP

Daily payments:

$74.26 Standard room

DAP = Daily Accommodation Payment
Rental-style, non-refundable payments.

Option 3: RAD + DAP

A combination of 50% RAD + 50% DAP
50% refundable when you leave the home.

Example of combination payment of a standard room:
50% refundable deposit (RAD) of $162,500
and 50% daily payment (DAP) of $37.13

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Food & services cost

This fee covers the cost of day-to-day services, such as meals, cleaning, laundry and facilities management.

Based on current rate:

$61.96 / day

$22,615.40 / year

The basic daily fee = 85% of the single person rate of the basic age pension. This changes twice per year.

Care cost

An ongoing fee that covers your personal and clinical care.

Personal care may include help with:
Bathing, dressing, grooming, toilet & shower support, etc.

Clinical care may include:
Specialised nursing services, medication management, catheter care, etc.

Means-tested care fees have annual and lifetime caps:

Maximum $33,309.29 / year

Maximum $79,942.44 / lifetime

Not everyone will have to pay a means-tested care fee; it is based upon your specific needs. If you do need to pay a care fee, the exact amount is determined through a means assessment. It may be determined after the needs assessment that you pay part of the cost and the Australian Government pays the rest.

Learn more out financial Government assistance at: myagedcare.gov.au

A word to prospective residents

Before becoming a resident at Woodhaven, it’s important for you and your loved ones to have an honest, open discussion. After all, this may be a significant lifestyle change, which can bring about many questions. To help you have the conversation, we’ve detailed key steps for those considering aged care.

To set up an in-home consultation, please reach out to our Customer Relationship Consultant.

Lisa Krebser 0427 828 253

Lisa Krebser
0427 828 253

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