Aged Care Find welcomes Nerrilda Nursing Home in Port Augusta, SA 5700 residents are encouraged to personalise their rooms by bringing items from their previous home.Nerrilda Nursing Home is a 46 bed accredited and certified residential aged care facility catering for people with higher care needs. The facility has 26 single room no ensuites 6 share rooms no ensuite and four share rooms with shared ensuites. All rooms feature wide doorways individually controlled split system air conditioning quality vinyl flooring built in wardrobe a bedside cupboard with lockable drawer a pin board and shelving for display of curios and photographs to keep memories of home close by an overway table full length windows to optimise views and natural lighting electric height adjustable beds with a selection of mattresses to enhance comfort and care and TV mounts on walls to suit up to 60cm televisions. A hand basin and mirror is also included in all rooms. Bathroom and toilet facilities are located in close proximity to all rooms. Residents have access to many quiet sitting areas as well as dining rooms activity room and outdoor areas. Wide carpeted corridors ensure ease of mobility for residents. The front entrance has recently been upgraded and is a relaxing waiting area with seating and a water feature. The front foyer area has a sitting area with comfortable lounge chairs. There is a dining room with kitchenette located in close proximity to these rooms which is also used as a sitting area during the day where residents can watch television or just enjoy the views through the large windows. A gazebo lawn and garden area is located through the automatic door at the southern end of the facility (non-secure) where residents can relax and enjoy the sunshine. The main lounge/dining area is a hive of activity during the day as it is used for meals activities and features a large screen television and pianola for sing-along's. This area also has a kitchenette. A secure paved and landscaped outdoor area is located through the doors from the main dining area with views of the magnificent Flinders Ranges and Spencer Gulf. A large pergola has an outdoor setting and clear blinds that can be used to reduce the breeze if required making this a lovely area in all seasons. An ANZAC memorial is located in this outdoor area and is utilised to observe days of significance. The lounge/dining area at the end of the new wing constructed in 2007 has large windows to enable residents to enjoy views of the natural environment. A private dining room for small intimate gatherings is located near the front foyer area of the facility. Two Internal courtyards with tropical leafy foliage are located within the secure area of the facility. Alcoves with comfortable seating are located adjacent these courtyards creating a feeling of tranquillity. Call bells are located in all bedrooms bathrooms and common areas. Art work adorns the walls throughout the facility with quality furnishings and fittings in all areas. A pneumatic spa bath is located adjacent rooms 1 to 4 which is enjoyed immensely by residents. Residents are encouraged to participate in exercise classes suitable for all levels of mobility which are held each week in the main lounge/dining area. The activities program includes ceramic classes which are held every Monday morning in the activities room. Church services are held on a fortnightly basis. Bus outings are held on a weekly basis. A 'Men Only' BBQ is held monthly. Nerrilda Nursing Home has a quantity of chairs available for resident use including special pressure relieving chairs. The Home also has a significant range of equipment to assist resident care thanks to the support of the Nerrilda Auxiliary. All bedrooms are pre-wired for a telephone connection if desired. A Hairdresser is available onsite weekly and a Beautician visits monthly.
Welcome to Nerrilda Nursing Home, Port Augusta SA 5700
Located in , Nerrilda Nursing Home is renowned for its welcoming family orientated atmosphere and dedicated staff. Nerrilda Nursing Home offers all levels of permanent and respite care in an environment that encourages independence and lifestyle choices to suit every individual. A dedicated Memory Support neighbourhood provides a secure place for residents living with dementia to enjoy their interests and have access to support and care appropriate to specific lifestyle needs.
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