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St Francis Hostel

· 678 North Beach Road Gwelup 6018 Wa

Residential aged care at St Francis Hostel in Gwelup, Western Australia

  • Permanent
  • Respite
  • Dementia
  • About the home

    This aged care home provides communal spaces like a lounge with DVDs and music, a dining room, and a shaded patio for residents to socialize and relax. It features a fully equipped kitchen and an on-site laundry facility, enhancing the homelike environment. Additionally, the facility offers a short-stay room for family members visiting during palliative care and a 'Safekeeping' account to assist residents in managing their finances. The Maintenance department offers free picture hooks and wall brackets for personalization. However, the description does not specify if specialized care options for residents with specific health needs are available.

    • Gardens
    • Outdoor courtyard

    St Francis Hostel Rating

    Based on resident reviews and Government service audits.

    Overall Score
    Staffing Minutes
    1 Year Accreditation

    St Francis Hostel Reviews

    8.2· Recommended by 69% residents



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

    Vivien ROSS
    Vivien ROSS
     · 08/02/2023

    Clean and resident happy.

    Trish Wintergreene
    Trish Wintergreene
     · 17/07/2021

    Our Mum is looked after so well. Thanks to all the staff at St Francis Hostel.

    Melissa Jensen
    Melissa Jensen
     · 12/08/2020

    Seems very relaxing and picturesque with a quaint church. A nice option if looking at aged care.

    Elaine Lindau
    Elaine Lindau
     · 15/03/2020

    St Francis is a wonderful nursing home. I trust them completely in the care of my nearly 100 year old mother. They go out of their way to help and all the staff are friendly and happy. Would not hesitate to recommend them.

    Noeline Carter
    Noeline Carter
     · 13/03/2018

    Very homely, family friendly establishment and my mother always seems happy and contented there. Staff very obliging, willing to help, listen and are friendly.

    Rooms & Pricing

    $550,000 - $550,000 · 0 rooms · Concessional residents welcome

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    About the Staff

    190 mins
    All Care Staff
    17 mins
    Registered Nurse

    Types of staff employed

    Registered Nurses
    Personal Carers
    Care Managers
    Allied Health Assistants
    Occupational Therapists

    The average resident at St Francis Hostel received 190 minutes of total daily care from a combination of support workers, enrolled and registered nurses. This is 104% of their daily total care target of 183 minutes set by the Australian government based on the unique needs of their residents.

    Things to know

    About the operator

    • Operated by Mt La Verna Retirement Village Inc
    • Not for profit business
    • Is Commonwealth government subsidised
    • ABN: 44730854804

    Safety Checks

    • Certification valid
    • Has not received notice of sanction
    • Is accredited
    • 3 Years accreditation period


    678 North Beach Road Gwelup 6018 Wa


    What is the ACQSC star rating of St Francis Hostel?

    St Francis Hostel has an overall ACQSC star rating of Acceptable.

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

    St Francis Hostel has 2 different types of rooms which range in price between $550,000 and $550,000 maximum refundable accomodation deposit.

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