Call BASScare for Aged Care Services in Boroondara
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Maranoa House Dementia Day Care Centre and The Maranoa Club
Maranoa House Dementia Day Care Centre and The Maranoa Club have re-opened following strict guidelines.
Please contact Maranoa House on 03 8809 4979 if you have any queries or concerns.
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. The recent events in Melbourne is another reminder about how fickle the run of zero community transmission in Victoria remains.
Please be aware that workers and visitors who have returned from Perth and the Peel region since 17 April are required to get tested and quarantine.
Under current requirements they are unable to enter a facility until they return a negative COVID-19 test result.
Thank you for your support observing the guidelines we have in place to ensure our residents and staff are kept as safe as possible. We will continue to update you as and when we can make any further changes, when we receive information form the Chief Medical Officer. For more information, please refer to
For more information on these restrictions please visit: https://www.basscare.org.au/
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.
Please contact Canterbury Centre reception on 9880 4709 if you have any queries or concerns.
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.
Our Social Activities programs aim to enhance individuals’ health and well-being, strengthen friendship networks and reduce isolation and loneliness.
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 offers a range of BASScare Social Activity programs and is home to the North Balwyn Senior Citizen's Club.
Maranoa House is an adult day activity and support service to suit the abilities of people with mild, moderate or severe dementia.
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 is a boutique retirement community of just 34 residences which offers residents the ultimate lifestyle in independent retirement living.
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.
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.