Located in a peaceful and relaxed area, Tyler Village is surrounded by open expanses of green grass and natural bush, while still being only minutes from the heart of residential Prospect.
75 beds (12 secure dementia unit)
6 wings. All rooms are identical with their own ensuite. Each wing has the same layout.
Our team consists of clinical staff and specialists including registered nurses and personal care assistants available on-call, 24-hours a day. A social care team deals with activities and therapy. Team members are passionate, caring and friendly and go above and beyond to build a genuine rapport with residents.
We offer one of the most comprehensive ranges of services including:
- Residential aged care
- Palliative care
- Secure dementia care
- Respite care
With attention to the complete health and wellbeing of our residents, the services we offer combine specialist care with quality of life. Beyond our standard care offerings, further services accommodate specific needs of residents.
Dedicated specialists like podiatrists, optometrists and speech therapists make frequent visits, along with a contracted team of physiotherapists for mobility and pain management. Hairdressers come in weekly and are available by appointment, as are dieticians.
Food & Diet
Healthy and balanced meal choices are always available and prepared by a full-time chef, on-site. A variety of meals cater to resident’s preferences and dietary requirements. The menu changes weekly and is on a four-week rotation. Fresh food arrives throughout the week and is provided locally through the Oscar Hospitality Program.
Activities & Excursions
Entertainment is coordinated by the leisure and lifestyle team who look after events, concerts and activities which happen over a monthly social calendar. Bus trips to nearby locations happen twice a month.
Entering aged care can present a significant lifestyle change for some people and may seem complicated. So before becoming a Tyler Village resident, it is important you and your loved ones make the best decisions regarding your aged care. For prospective residents, we’ve detailed the key steps involved here.
How much will it cost?
orWhat is RAD
|24 Hour Registered Nurse|
|On-site Physiotherapy & Podiatry|
|Built in Wardrobe|
|Premium Furniture and Fittings|
|Modern Electric Bed|
|Recreation Room Access|
|Courtyard and Outdoor Access|
|Lounge and Sitting Area Access|
|Smoke and Heat Detectors|
|Fire Sprinkler System|
|Secure Dementia Area Available|
Basic Daily Fee
A daily care fee is used to contribute towards your day-to-day living costs such as meals, cleaning, laundry, heating and cooling. It is part of the overall fees you pay towards your care. The daily care fee increases on 20 March and 20 September each year in line with changes to the Age Pension.
The basic daily fee is 85% of the single person rate of the basic age pension. From 20 September 2017, the single rate of the basic age pension is $814.00 per fortnight, making the basic daily fee (from 20 September 2017 to 19 March 2018):
$49.42 per day; or
$691.88 per fortnight.
This amount is indexed with the age pension. This applies even if you are a member of a couple.
Means-tested Care Fee
A contribution to care fee is paid to the federal government where a person is in a financial position to do so. The cost (if any) of a person’s Contribution to Care Fee is dependent on their financial situation and is determined by the government. Please note the government have a lifetime cap on this fee.