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Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community

· 19 Wine Country Drive Cessnock 2325 Nsw

Residential aged care at Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community in Cessnock, New South Wales

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Calvary aged care home emphasizes person-centered care, focusing on the clinical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of its residents. The facility encourages residents and their families to actively participate in creating individualized care plans, ensuring comfort and respect.

    The home offers various amenities and activities. Residents can enjoy on-site entertainment including arts and crafts, cooking, and exercise programs. Regular social outings and bus trips are also organized. Facilities include a theatrette, large lounge areas, dining and entertainment spaces, a hairdressing salon, a kiosk, and a chapel. Outdoor spaces feature a gazebo and BBQ area, enhancing the community feel of the home.

    • Gardens
    • Onsite hairdresser
    • Organised activities

    Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community Rating

    Based on resident reviews and Government service audits.

    Overall Score
    Staffing Minutes
    1 Year Accreditation

    Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community Reviews

    8.5· Recommended by 81% residents



    The Residents Experience rating shows what current residents at Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community think of the food, staff, care and more. These ratings are from the 2023 Aged Care Quality Commission Survey.

    Emm bailey
    Emm bailey
     · 15/09/2022

    All the people are so kind here. Thank all you for you're fantastic support to our loved ones xx

    Jennifer McMahon
    Jennifer McMahon
     · 05/08/2022

    Terrible place to live and work, residents had no care and my dogs gets feed better then the residents at calvary, and facility is full of bullying and management don't care

    Paul Mcdonall
    Paul Mcdonall
     · 01/02/2020

    Had a long time family friend living there who unfortunately left us recently. But family was very happy with Clydes care for the time he was there. Nice position.

    Roger Priestley
    Roger Priestley
     · 09/05/2019

    cant put up a star rating , they are not worth one ,shocking conditions and lousy staff. Food not fit for a pig pen . Worst I have ever seen.

    B A
    B A
     · 08/09/2017

    Not really something you can rate unless you live there, but it was like every other nursing home I've been to really. Had a nice water view from some spots and my wife's granny seems to like it there.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $220,000 - $380,000 · 228 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Nulkaba Double Shared Bathroom2Shared25
    Bimbadeen Single Ensuite1Ensuite16
    Nulkaba Double Room Ensuite2Ensuite25
    Nulkaba Single Ensuite1Ensuite15
    Bimbadeen Single Ensuite1Ensuite16
    Nulkaba Single Shared Bathroom1Shared14
    Nulkaba Single Sitter Shared Bathroom1Shared25
    Kalingo - Shared room with private ensuite2Ensuite15
    Kalingo - Single room with private ensuite1Ensuite15

    About the Staff

    199 mins
    All Care Staff
    30 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

    Enrolled Nurses
    Registered Nurses
    Personal Carers
    Speech Pathologists
    Care Managers
    Allied Health Assistants
    Lifestyle and Recreation

    The average resident at Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community received 199 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 96% of their daily total care target of 208 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Calvary Retirement Communities Limited
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 34102625212

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has not received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited
    • 1 Year accreditation period


    19 Wine Country Drive Cessnock 2325 Nsw


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community?

    Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community has an overall ACQSC star rating of Acceptable.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community?

    Calvary Cessnock Retirement Community has 9 different types of rooms which range in price between $220,000 and $380,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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