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Skipton Hostel

· 4 Blake Street Skipton 3361 Vic

Residential aged care at Skipton Hostel in Skipton, Victoria

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    Skipton Hostel, part of the Beaufort & Skipton Health Service, is a 9-bed aged care facility. It features a large modern lounge, dining area, smaller meeting spaces, and extensive outdoor areas including gardens and an internal courtyard.

    The facility is located adjacent to a medical clinic, enhancing resident access to General Practitioners. It also offers easy access to an acute hospital, allied health services, and an activities team. Skipton Hostel facilitates engagement through well-being activities and community connections, supported by volunteer visits and various clubs. This setting provides a comprehensive healthcare and vibrant community environment for its elderly residents.

    • Gardens
    • Outdoor courtyard
    • Onsite hairdresser
    • Organised activities

    Top Rated Home in Skipton

    One of the top homes in Skipton according to residents and Government service audits.

    9.2
    Overall Score
    243
    Staffing Minutes
    3 Year Accreditation

    Skipton Hostel Reviews

    8.4· Recommended by 81% residents

    Categories

    Staff8.1
    81%
    Home8.6
    86%
    Independence9.0
    90%
    Food8.2
    82%
    Kindness8.4
    84%
    Safety9.4
    94%

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

    Tracey Ho
    Tracey Ho
     · 03/03/2023

    Spacious environment. Rooms have large windows. Welcoming environment.

    Ron Shellie
    Ron Shellie
     · 17/11/2021

    Spot on

    Deb Cameron
    Deb Cameron
     · 12/02/2020

    All good workers and clients

    Amr Rasheed
    Amr Rasheed
     · 29/05/2019

    Great coffee and service

    Sofija Antic
    Sofija Antic
     · 13/10/2018

    My mum is here and I cannot be grateful enough for the love and care that she receives there

    Rooms & Pricing

    · Concessional residents welcome

    Skipton Hostel Room1Ensuite25

    About the Staff

    243
    243 mins
    All Care Staff
    84 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

    Dietetics
    Podiatrists
    Enrolled Nurses
    Physiotherapists
    Registered Nurses
    Personal Carers
    Care Managers
    Occupational Therapists
    Lifestyle and Recreation

    The average resident at Skipton Hostel received 243 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 142% of their daily total care target of 171 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Beaufort & Skipton Health Service
    • Government business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 54754317520

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has not received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited

    Religions practised

    • Anglican
    • Baptist
    • Catholic
    • Churches of Christ
    • Other Christian
    • Presbyterian and Reformed
    • Salvation Army
    • Uniting Church

    Location

    4 Blake Street Skipton 3361 Vic

    Questions

    What is the ACQSC star rating of Skipton Hostel?

    Skipton Hostel has an overall ACQSC star rating of Good.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Skipton Hostel?

    Skipton Hostel has 1 different types of rooms which range in price between $450,000 and $450,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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