Feel Good.
Live Well.

From meals-on-wheels through to palliative care, we empower those over 55 to feel good and live well through every stage of ageing.

We urgently need Meals on Wheels Volunteers!Do you have two hours available once a week to deliver a nutritious meal to older people in our community?Apply here

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Covid-19 Updates

Maranoa House Dementia Day Care Centre and The Maranoa Club

Maranoa House Dementia Day Care Centre is open to small groups of clients. Following strict guidelines, activities run include: walks, karaoke & BBQ, craft, music, picnic lunches and baking.

Bookings are essential. For further information please call:

Maranoa House Dementia Day Care Centre – 03 8809 4979

 

Faversham House Residential Aged Care

We are taking admissions for permanent and respite care at Faversham House. Please phone our Admissions Officer on 03 8809 4901 for more information.

Visitor restrictions are currently in place.  In room visiting will be available for immediate family and authorised support persons (by prior agreement) between 9am-5pm, 7 days a week. For more information on visiting restrictions please visit: https://www.basscare.org.au
/service/faversham-house-aged-care-facility/ 

 

 

Social Activities and Programs – Canterbury Centre and Marwal Centre

As lockdown measures continue to be eased, the Government have advised we can now re-open following strict guidelines. The following programs are running inside following COVID-19 procedures:

  • Exercise
  • Podiatry
  • Hairdressing
  • Community Dining
  • BC – Connected – Tech Help
  • Learn, Laugh, Lunch

Bookings Essential. To find out more information on the above programs please call:

Social Support and Canterbury Centre – 03 9880 4709

Marwal Centre – 03 9819 7194

Meals on Wheels

We are currently still delivering Meals on Wheels in Boroondara. Anyone over the age of 65 who is requiring meals on wheels please contact MyAgedCare on 1800 200 422 or www.myagedcare.com.au to get a referral to BASScare Meals on Wheels service.

Once we receive your information from MyAgedCare we will be in contact with you. If you already have a package with a home care package provider please ask them to phone us on 03 9880 4703.

Social and Activity Programs for Older Adults

Our Social Activities programs aim to enhance individuals’ health and well-being, strengthen friendship networks and reduce isolation and loneliness.

The Canterbury Centre

The centre of BASScare activities and home to our management and staff, kitchen, Meals-on-Wheels and a host of other aged care services and facilities.

The Marwal Centre and Senior Citizens' Club

The Marwal Centre offers a range of BASScare Social Activity programs and is home to the North Balwyn Senior Citizen's Club.

Dementia Day Care Centre Maranoa House

Maranoa House is an adult day activity and support service to suit the abilities of people with mild, moderate or severe dementia.

Faversham House Residential Aged Care Facility

Faversham House provides full accommodation services for the aged with individualised and supported care. Delightful landscaped gardens provide a restful environment for the residents.

Affordable Living Units

BASScare has a variety of independent living units across four locations in Canterbury and Surrey Hills ranging from one bedroom units to bed sit style accommodation.

Hester Canterbury Retirement Apartments

Hester Canterbury is a boutique retirement community of just 34 residences which offers residents the ultimate lifestyle in independent retirement living.

Community Dining

Enjoy a wholesome lunch served 6 days a week, expertly prepared in the BASScare kitchens. A great chance to socialise, meet new friends and enjoy a nutritious meal.

Morgan Glen Iris

Apartments with service at Morgan Glen Iris are a new form of senior living with all the support that most people will ever need. They are designed for people who would like some domestic and hospitality assistance, so they can focus on what’s important to them at this stage of their life.

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