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More → Mother’s Day looked a bit different for residents at Edgarley Assisted Living in Casterton when the families of residents met various COVID-19 guidelines for a memorable visit. Chief executive officer David Knight said strict adherence to the visitation guidelines meant many family members were able to visit their mother or grandmother. “It’s not lost on our residents or their families how unique the current situation is with Coronavirus and the important government measures that are in place to keep older members of the community extra safe,” he said.
Mother’s Day looked a bit different for residents at Edgarley Assisted Living in Casterton when the families of residents met various COVID-19 guidelines for a memorable visit.
Chief executive officer David Knight said strict adherence to the visitation guidelines meant many family members were able to visit their mother or grandmother.
“It’s not lost on our residents or their families how unique the current situation is with Coronavirus and the important government measures that are in place to keep older members of the community extra safe,” he said.
Wednesday, 9 April 2020
Dear Edgarley Family,
I write to provide you an update of the current measures in place at Edgarley to protect our home from COVID-19.
As you are all no doubt aware, we are currently facilitating restricted visitation to Edgarley. These restricted visitation guidelines are mandated by the Victorian Government though the direction of the Deputy Chief Health Officer. In short, each resident is currently allowed one brief care and support visit per day. Our preferred visiting hours are 2pm-4pm daily. All visitors to Edgarley are currently being screened in line with the Government guidelines.More →
The following letter has been distributed to the Edgarley Community COVID 19 letter to residents pdf 19 3 2020.pdf.
We are committed to achieving the best outcome for each and every resident, and keeping everyone within our community - residents, staff and visitors - safe.More →
The much anticipated first stage of development at Edgarley is well underway with a new kitchen, administration facilities and 30 new beds taking shape over recent weeks.More →
Edgarley Assisted Living has a new Chief at the helm, after conducting an extensive recruitment process.More →
Attendees of Edgarley Assisted Living’s 64th Annual General Meeting on Tuesday were treated to a virtual “walk-through” of the new development, which features panoramic views from communal areas and balconies over the picturesque Glenelg River.
The sneak peek has upped anticipation amongst the Edgarley community for the completion of the new building, which is scheduled for July 2021.More →
The 64th Annual General Meeting of Edgarley Assisted Living will take place on Tuesday 29th October 2019More →
The addition of 17 new beds to Edgarley Assisted Living's redeveloped Residential Aged Care facility will boost local job opportunities with recruitment already commencing.More →
The Edgarley Home Inc Board is on the search for a new CEO after Steve Toope resigned last week for family reasons. Mr Toope has been CEO of the local aged care facility for the past eleven years.More →
Edgarley Assisted Living is seeking a Personal Care Worker who is able to work in a team environment, but also be able to operate alone with our residents.
Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.orgMore →
After a considerable gestation period, the construction of the long awaited Edgarley Residential Aged Care facility is imminent.
The new development, which includes 60 beds, a commercial kitchen, industrial laundry, new dining areas, a large decking area, new administration offices, consulting rooms, care stations, a multipurpose hall and hairdressing studio, will bring aged care in our community to another level.More →
Participation in a Monash University research project has reaped early rewards for Edgarly Assisted Living, winning a $2500 Defibrilator in return for their efforts.
The coveted prize was awarded to Edgarley for their participation in a program of research exploring Resuscitation and Advance Care Planning in residential aged care facilities in Victoria.More →
The major redevelopment project for Edgarley Assisted Living which will see a new, state-of-the-art, purpose-built aged care building constructed begins with the demolition of residential houses on Jackson Street on December 3, 2018.More →
A recent audit visit which reviewed all of Edgarley Assisted Living's processes, policies and care of its residents has seen the facility receive three-year accreditation.More →
Our November newsletter is now out and full of information about what's happening at Edgarley and around our local community.More →
Want to have a great time singing with an enthusiastic group? Why not come along and join the Edgarley Choir! The newly created Edgarley Choir is now seeking members. Find out all the information HERE
Do you want a career in the health services area, or want to retrain to extend your skills base, but want to do it all locally?
Expressions of interest are now being sought for those wanting to undertake training in Casterton to become skilled in the area of nursing and aged care.More →
The community of Casterton is advised of the upcoming annual general meeting of Edgarley.More →
Have you read our latest newsletter? Now online!More →
Our September newsletter is out now!More →
Edgarley Home Incorporated (EHI) recent public consultation outlining their plans for the future and redevelopment has taken a giant step forward with the awarding of $14.5 million capital grant from the federal government, along with the allocation of 17 new beds. This will bring the total capacity of the facility to 60 bedsMore →
Edgarley Home Incorporated has been providing aged care services to the region’s elderly for almost 60 years. Now the community-owned, not-for-profit facility needs your help.More →