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Southern Cross Care Allora

· 1 Herbert Street Allora 4362 QLD

Residential aged care at Southern Cross Care Allora in Allora, Queensland

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    This aged care home features a post-war design with two lounge areas, an activity room, and a cottage garden. Each room is equipped with reverse-cycle air conditioning, a nurse call system, and connections for telephone and television. Adjoining rooms are available for couples or friends. Meals are prepared off-site at SCC Allora Homestead and served fresh by the catering staff. Housekeeping addresses cleaning and laundry needs, with linen services contracted out.

    Residents can engage in a variety of activities including concerts, crafts, games, exercise classes, and more, organized by Diversional Therapy staff. The home also offers pastoral care and regular religious services. A visiting library service and assistance with correspondence are available to meet the educational and communication needs of residents.

    • Gardens
    • Organised activities
    • Exercise classes

    Top Rated Home in Allora

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

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    Southern Cross Care Allora Reviews

    9.8· Recommended by 100% residents



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

    Sandra kussrow
    Sandra kussrow
     · 02/07/2021

    Excellent , dementia friendly, three half hours from home, but partner liked it will drive there again . Very friedly an efficent staff

    Ian Reid
    Ian Reid
     · 24/09/2018

    Lovely country chemist. Friendly helpful staff, good stock levels and choices for alternative medicines.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $225,000 - $250,000 · 16 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

    Standard1SharedMinimum room size 9.61m2
    Standard Shared1SharedMinimum room size 20.1m2

    About the Staff

    254 mins
    All Care Staff
    88 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

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

    The average resident at Southern Cross Care Allora received 254 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 128% of their daily total care target of 199 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Southern Cross Care (QLD) Ltd
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 65104033471

    Safety Checks

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

    Religions practised

    • Catholic


    1 Herbert Street Allora 4362 QLD


    What is the ACQSC star rating of Southern Cross Care Allora?

    Southern Cross Care Allora has an overall ACQSC star rating of Excellent.

    What is the price range of residential aged care at Southern Cross Care Allora?

    Southern Cross Care Allora has 2 different types of rooms which range in price between $225,000 and $250,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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